Roussos in Baku, 2013
|Birth name||Artemios Ventouris Roussos|
|Born||15 June 1946|
|Died||25 January 2015 (aged 68)|
|Genres||Pop, world music, pop-folk, soft rock, progressive rock|
|Occupation(s)||Vocalist, bass guitarist, guitarist, trumpeter|
|Instruments||Fender Precision Bass|
|Associated acts||Aphrodite's Child, Vangelis, The Idols|
Artemios "Demis" Ventouris Roussos (Greek: Αρτέμιος "Ντέμης" Βεντούρης Ρούσσος, 15 June 1946 – 25 January 2015) was a Egyptian-born Greek singer and performer. He had international hit records as a solo performer in the 1970s after having been a member of Aphrodite's Child.
References[change | change source]
- "BBC News - Greek singer Demis Roussos dies aged 68". BBC News. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
- "Demis Roussos, singer - obituary". The Telegraph. 26 January 2015. Retrieved 27 January 2015.
- "Πέθανε ο Ντέμης Ρούσσος - Τα μηνύματα του Αλιάγα στο Twitter (Demis Roussos died - The messages of Nikos Aliagas on Twitter" (in Greek). www.iefimerida.gr. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
- Zikakou, Ioanna (26 January 2015). "Famous Greek Singer Demis Roussos Dies at 68". GreekReporter.com. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Demis Roussos at Wikimedia Commons