Nikos Vertis, one of Greece’s most popular performers, was born on the 21st August 1976 and turns 42 today!
The Greek-Dutch singer was born in Gorinchem, Netherlands, before moving to Thessaloniki with his family at the age of five. When he was fifteen, Nikos became involved with singing.
At the age of sixteen, Nikos temporarily moved back to the Netherlands, attending a technical high school. Two years later, he returned to Greece for his military duties, and once completed, he pursued his love for singing. He started singing in small clubs in Thessaloniki and other areas around Macedonia.
It was in the summer of 2002, when Nikos started to build a name for himself, singing at the popular club “Rodon” until the summer of the following year. In 2003, the talented young singer with such an amazing voice signed with Universal Music Greece, and released his first album titled ‘Poli Apotoma Vradiazei’.
To date, Nikos has released five studio albums along with one CD single single, and two special edition CD/DVD albums.
Some of his well known and loved songs include “Thelo Na Me Niosis”, “Fige”, “An M’ Agapises”, “Pes To Mou Ksana”, “Asteri Mou”, “De Se Skeftesai”, “Erotevmenos”, “Ena Psema” and “An Eisai Ena Asteri”.
Nikos is currently performing every Friday and Saturday night at ORAMA The Music Show, Thessaloniki. For reservation, call +30 694 0094737. With a voice and charisma like his, he will sure put on a show you won’t forget.
Xronia Polla Nikos!