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...

Germany’s Scorpions to Marry Rock and Classical in Athens

German rockers The Scorpions return to Athens in July for a concert which promises to be different to anything Greek audiences have experienced before. On...

Heartbreak for Cyprus as Israeli Singer Triumphs at Eurovision

The bookies were proved wrong on Saturday night when Israel's Netta Barzilai beat Eleni Foureira of Cyprus to win the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon. Foureira...

King of Latin Pop, Enrique Iglesias, Flies the Flag in Greece (photos)

Thousands of music fans gathered at the Athens Olympic Stadium indoor arena on Thursday evening to hear Enrique Iglesias, dubbed the King of Latin...

Eurovision 2018: Cyprus Emerges as Favorite; Greece Eliminated (video)

Cyprus has emerged as one of the favorites of Eurovision 2018 as Greece bowed out from the competition following the first round of semi-finals...

Eurovision 2018: Greece, Cyprus Fight for Final Places (video)

Greece and Cyprus are competing on Tuesday for a place in the final of the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest which is taking place in...

Pentozali, the Traditional Dance of Crete (video)

Several are the traditions that characterize the different regions of Greece, as well as its people and its culture. Culinary traditions go hand in...

How Greek Music Evolved Over a Century in a Single Video

A group of Greek musicians joined forces to create a video with the most famous and successful Greek songs of the last century. Nikolas Raptakis,...

Popular Singer Grigoris Bithikotsis Remembered

The passing of Grigoris Bithikotsis on April 7, 2005 marked the end of the era of the great Greek folk singers (laikos tragoudistis) and...

Greek Singer Criticized for Turkey Performance

Greek singer Glykeria has come under fire for preparing to perform at an Istanbul concert hall on Tuesday. Some social media users are accusing the...

Refugee Girls Use Cyprus Music Program to Free Their Creativity (video)

Music is being used on Cyprus to help, heal and empower young women separated and alone having fled war in their home countries. Twenty-five girls...

Greek Dance Under the Acropolis Goes Viral (video)

If there is one Greek dance that is known all over the world and loved by millions of, it is, of course, the Syrtaki. The...

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