List of Famous Bands from Greece

List of Greece bands, listed by their level of fame. This Greece musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Greece bands are included, as well as many Greece musicians of underground status. This list of Greece musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Greece bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

Everything from Vangelis to Yanni is included on this list.

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  • Vangelis
    New Age music, Electronic music, Classical music
    • Albums: Blade Runner, Chariots of Fire, 1492: Conquest of Paradise, Alexander, The Friends of Mr. Cairo
    Evángelos Odysséas Papathanassíou (March 29, 1943 – May 17, 2022), known professionally as Vangelis, was a Greek musician, composer, songwriter and producer of electronic, progressive, ambient, and ...more
  • Yanni
    New Age music, Contemporary classical music, Instrumental
    • Albums: Dare to Dream, Out of Silence, Optimystique, Heart of Midnight, I Love You Perfect
    Yiannis Chryssomallis (Greek: Γιάννης Χρυσομάλλης, born November 14, 1954), known professionally as Yanni ( YAH-nee), is a Greek composer, keyboardist, pianist, and music producer who has resided in ...more
  • Nana Mouskouri
    Pop music, Folk music, World music
    • Albums: The Singles+, An Evening With Belafonte / Mouskouri, Passport, The Christmas Album, Ode to Joy
    Ioanna Mouschouri (born October 13, 1934), known professionally as Nana Mouskouri (Greek: Νάνα Μούσχουρη [ˈnana ˈmusxuri]), is a Greek singer. During the span of her music career she has released ...more
  • Firewind
    Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
    • Albums: Between Heaven and Hell, Allegiance, Days of Defiance, Nocturnal Symphony, Few Against Many
    Firewind is a Greek power metal band. Formed in 1998, the group is currently signed to Century Media Records and was originally a small project created by guitarist, Gus G. to showcase his demo, ...more
  • Elena Paparizou
    Laïko, Pop-folk, Pop music
    • Albums: Protereotita, My Number One, Iparhi Logos, Giro Apo T' Oneiro, The Game of Love
    Elena Paparizou (Greek: Έλενα Παπαρίζου, Greek pronunciation: [ˈelena papaˈrizu], born 31 January 1982), known professionally as Helena Paparizou, is a Greek naturalized Swedish singer, songwriter ...more
  • Kostas Karamitroudis
    Thrash metal, Melodic death metal, Black metal
    • Albums: I Am the Fire
    Konstantinos Karamitroudis (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Καραμητρούδης born 12 September 1980), also known as Gus G, is a heavy metal guitarist. He currently plays with his band Firewind. He has also played ...more