Performances by Greece’s leading artists not to be missed this summer

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«Πάμε Στα Μπουζούκια» are the three Greek words (which translate to “Let's Go to the Bouzoukia)” that every fan of Greek music wants to hear.

Not only is summer enjoyed spending time at the exotic and mesmerising beaches that only Greece can offer, but also singing and dancing with the most popular Greek singers and artists. 

GCT has complied a list of all the performances that have been announced in Greece, which will have audiences party and go crazy this summer! 

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Giorgos Sabanis

Giorgos Sabanis, one of the most talented singer/songwriter of his generation will entertain the crowd with music he proudly writes by himself. Sabanis has always had a musical passion inside of him, which is evident through his songs and his voice which is so distinct. Audiences can expect to hear their favourite tunes including, but not limited to ‘Prin peis s ‘agapo’, ‘Mi milas’, ‘Paraxena Demenoi’ and ‘Logia Pou Kaine’. Accompaning Sabanis for performances will be singers Malu, Crystallia Riga and on the decks DJ Dimitris Metaxas.

Where: Romeo, Glyfada, Athens

When: Every Friday and Saturday

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Konstantinos Argiros

You will be partying and dancing on the tables until ‘Ξημερώματα’ with one of the most successful and popular artists in Greece, Konstantinos Argiros. He will sing so many of his greatest hits including ‘Osa Niotho’, ’Ta Kataferes’, ‘Ximeromata’, ‘Psemata’, ‘Lioma’, ‘Ti Na to Kano’ and the list goes on.  He will be joined onstage by other Greek performers- Ivi Adamou, Alcatrash and Ian Stratis, for a night that will leave you going from the music venue, straight to breakfast.

Where: Fantasia Live, Athens

When: Performing every Friday and Saturday

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Rita Wilson

Greek American actress and songwriter Rita Wilson, will create an authentic musical atmosphere, with an exclusive live session as part of this year’s Summer Nostos Festival. Wilson’s songs are marked by an intense lyricism and distinct influences from American pop-folk. Tickets will sell out instantly when they are released on Friday, June 21, at 3pm (GMT+3), so make sure you are quick!

Where: Greek National Opera, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre

When: Saturday 29th June 2019



Antonis Remos and UB40

One of the premier Greek pop stars of his generation, Antonis Remos will be joined by reggae band UB40 for one night, and one night only for an unforgettable night under the stars. The scheduled performance together marks the bands 40th anniversary tour. It will be a huge party full of old and new hits by both Remos and UB40.

Where: Theatro Petras, Petroupoli Athens

When: Wednesday 10th July 2019


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STAN and Natasa Theodoridou

Two incredible artists- STAN and Natasa Theodoridou always give the audiences a fun, wild and unforgettable performance! Natasa Theodoridou was the first female Greek artist to have her first three albums achieve platinum status and STAN is one of Greece’s most loved and talented singer/songwriter. Together they will be touring Greece, performing at different islands over the summer, so make sure you keep your eye out on their Instagram for when they release there next location. Don’t be a ‘Paraxeno Paidi’ and miss seeing them perform their greatest hits not limited to ‘Kai Zilevo Pou S Ehei’, ‘Kati Teties Nixtes’, ‘Den Me Afora’, ‘Epidi Me Xero’ and ‘Ena Fili’. 

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Glykeria and Melina Aslanidou

Adored songstress Glykeria is excited to be performing around Greece with popular singer Melina Aslanidou. Audiences will hear many of their classic songs inclusive of ‘Den eho polla’, ‘Mexri Na Vroume Ourano’, ‘i trata mas i kourelou' ‘ Kalokairi Agkalia mou’, ‘Thalassa’ and ‘An S' Arnitho Agapi Mou’. With two of the most loved Greek female singers touring together, they will put on a remarkable and powerful show. To keep up to date with locations and dates, follow Glykeria on Instagram

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Panos Kiamos and Nikiforos Vithoulkas

‘Thelo Na Se Xanado’, are the words from Kiamos' hit summer 2018 song that he will be singing to you because he wants to see you there! The popular artist also has other tunes you love listening to including ‘Afto Na To Thymasai’, ‘Trelokomeio’, ‘Skotoneis’ and ‘Fotia me fotia’. He will be joined on stage by Nikiforos Vithoulkas, whose music career started after appearing on X Factor. Nikiforos will start and continue the party with his hits ‘San Ta Matia Sou’, ‘O Andras Pou Ksereis’ and ‘Ksero Ti Kano’, just to name a few. 

Where: Posidonio, Athens

When: Every Friday and Saturday

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Nikos Apergis

Nikos Apergis knows how to party and will be performing an unmissable show every Wednesday at Opus Inner Pleasure, in Glyada. How can you resist not seeing one of the hottest songs ‘Spase ta frena’ performed live and his latest single ‘Isos’, amongst other hits as you dance the night away.

Where: Opus Inner Pleasure, Athens

When: Every Wednesday

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After celebrating 10 years of success earlier this year, one of Greece’s most popular bands, Melisses will be taking their stellar hits on tour around Greece. Prepare your voice to sing (or ratehr belt out) the lyrics to “To Kyma”, “Ena”, “Den me noiazei”, “Ola moiazoun kalokairi”, “Eimai allou” and “’I Moni Epilogi sou”, amongst other tunes. Tour dates will be released via their Instagram.

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Yannis Markopoulos

Major Greek composer, Yannis Markopoulos celebrates his 80th birthday with a magical concert at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus. With a career spanning almost 60 years, he will choose among his greatest hits to perform at this anniversary concert. Markopoulos will also be joined on stage by popular Greek singers, Eleonora Zouganeli and Giannis Haroulis. 

When: 28th June 2019

Where: Odeon of Herodes Atticus, Athens


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Elli Kokkinou

Bringing her songs to life all around Greece is one of the most popular female singers in Greece today, Elli Kokkinou. ‘Ola Lathos’, ‘De Ginete’, ‘Andriki Kolonia’ and ‘De tha se perimeno' are just some of the hits you can expect to listen and dance to live. You don’t want to have your ‘Matia Kleista’, instead of seeing and partying with her. To see where she will be touring, make sure you frequently check out her Instagram profile.  

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Christos Menidiatis

What a night this will be! Christos Menidiatis will give the audiences a fun, wild and unforgettable night! Some of his popular hits include ‘Adinamia Mou’, ‘Hamos Tha Gini’, ‘Ta Kleidia’, ‘Dikaiologies’, ‘Ta Kala Paidia’ and his latest single which has been on repeat since its release ‘Stin Avli Tis’. Be sure to keep refreshing his Instagram profile (in a non-stalkerish way) for tour dates. We can’t wait to party the night away with Menidiatis! 

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Christos Cholidis and Giorgos Giannias

After releasing his much anticipated new single ‘An Akoma M Agapas’, Christos Cholidis, a man who doesn’t need an introduction will be performing that song amongst many others including our favourites ‘S' Agapo’ and ‘Elega’, that will have you dancing all night and morning. Joining Cholidis is popular Greek artist Giorgos Giannias, who sings ‘Etoimasou’ and latest song ‘I Zoi De Sinehizetai’. Seeing them two perform together at Frangelico will leave you with ever lasting memories.

Where: Frangelico, Athens

When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday

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Petros Iakovidis 

This summer you will feel ‘Vradia Aximerota’, when you see talented singer, songwriter and composer, Petros Iakovidis perform right in front of your eyes. He will be touring around Greece, performing his hit songs including but not limited to ‘Gela mou’, ‘Min Tolmiseis’, ‘Vale’, ‘Apotipomata’ and ‘Koritsaki Mou’. ’You don’t want to miss making unforgettable memories seeing him performing, so make sure you keep your eye out on his Instagram for tour dates and locations.

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Sakis Rouvas

Anastasios “Sakis” Rouvas, known mononymously as Sakis, will be touring Greece during summer putting on a show full of energy, making the crowd go just as wild as him! Some of his popular songs include “Se Thelo”, “Shake it”, “Na m’ agapas” and “This is our night”. Follow him on Instagram to see where he’s playing and hopefully watch him live. 

When: Greece Summer 2019

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Ilias Kampakakis

Greek singer and songwriter Ilias Kampakakis, will be performing at Akanthus every Thursday. Audiences can expect to hear the songs he writes the music to including ‘De sou Thimono’, ‘Sta xilia xronia mia fora’, ‘Irtha Ksana’ and many more.

Where: Akanthus, Athens

When: Every Thursday


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