Manos Hatzidakis: The Greek Composer Who Sold “Lottery Tickets in Heaven”

Along with Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hatzidakis was Greece's greatest composer and his music can easily be called the soundtrack of 20th century Greece. His...

Dimitri Platanias: The Greek Baritone Taking Europe by Storm (video)

It was only a few days ago when Greek baritone Dimitri Platanias had both audience and critics spellbound by his superlative performance as "Gerard"...

Greece Ends 21st and Cyprus 15th in Eurovision, Netherlands the Expected Winner

Greece's representative Katerine Duska with "Better Love" did not manage to get higher than 21st place in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel...

Greece, Cyprus Make it to Eurovision Finals (video)

Greece and Cyprus have both made it to finals of Eurovision, Europe's largest entertainment event, which kicked off with the semi-finals at Expo Tel...

Mikis Theodorakis Returns Home After Lengthy Hospital Stay

Composer Mikis Theodorakis was released from the hospital on Thursday after sixteen days of treatment for a heart condition. Theodorakis, 93, was transported on February...
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Greek Song Gets More than 100 Million Views on YouTube (video)

A song by Greek performer Nikos Vertis has reached almost 100,200,000 views on YouTube since its release in 2014, and is now believed to...
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Katerine Duska’s “Better Love” Eurovision Song for Greece Released (video)

Greek-Canadian singer Katerine Duska on Wednesday released the song with which she will participate in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, representing the nation of...

Mikis Theodorakis Treated for Heart Problems in Hospital

Renowned Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis has been hospitalized in Athens for over a week after suffering from heart problems, a hospital source said Thursday. Theodorakis,...

Singer Keith Flint and The Prodigy’s Close Ties to Greece (Video)

Following Keith Flint's shocking and unexpected death on March 4, 2019, Greek fans of the British band '"The Prodigy" remember the relationship the famous...

Leonard Cohen’s Greek Love Story Premiers in Thessaloniki Festival (video)

A touching film on the enduring love story between legendary Canadian folk singer Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen was screened at...

Katerine Duska to Represent Greece in Eurovision Song Contest (video)

The Greek broadcaster ERT has announced that Katerine Duska will represent the nation of Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest for 2019. Duska will be...

Xilouris’ Rebellious Cretan Voice Still Resonates

  For Cretans, and lovers of music, Feb. 8 is a sad day. It marks the anniversary of the death of one of Crete's greatest...

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