Roussos in Baku, 2013
|Birth name||Artemios Ventouris Roussos|
15 June 1946|
|Died||25 January 2015
|Genres||Pop, world music, pop-folk, soft rock, progressive rock|
|Occupations||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.
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- "BBC News - Greek singer Demis Roussos dies aged 68". BBC News. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-30984851. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
- "Demis Roussos, singer - obituary". The Telegraph. 26 January 2015. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/11369590/Demis-Roussos-singer-obituary.html. 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 el). www.iefimerida.gr. http://www.iefimerida.gr/news/188657/pethane-o-ntemis-royssos-ta-minymata-toy-aliaga-sto-twitter. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
- Zikakou, Ioanna (26 January 2015). "Famous Greek Singer Demis Roussos Dies at 68". GreekReporter.com. http://greece.greekreporter.com/2015/01/26/famous-greek-singer-demis-roussos-dies-dead/. Retrieved 26 January 2015.