Nikos Oikonomopoulos, it has been revealed, will soon be releasing a duet with Israeli singer Eden Ben Zaken.
The duet, which is to be Nikos first collaboration with an Israeli artist, is expected to be recorded very soon and released in the coming months.
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The announcement was made via his official fan page ahead of his up coming world tour which commences in New York on April 28th before heading to Canada and then to Australia in June.
“All ready for my tour… I look forward to being there where the heart of our Greece continues to beat,” wrote the singer in a recent Instagram post detailing his tour dates, finishing his caption with a string of emojis including the Greek, USA, Canadian and Australian national flags accompanied by a white and a blue love heart.
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Nikos Oikonomopoulos has become one of the most successful and popular singers in Greece in recent years, with a large and dedicated fan base both in Greece and abroad.
Born in Patras, Greece in 1984, Oikonomopoulos started his music career in 2006, specialising in the genres of laïko and modern laïka. He has released numerous albums and singles throughout his career, and some of his most popular songs include "Μη μου ζαλίζεις το μυαλό" (Don't confuse my mind), "Το Πάρτυ" (The Party), and "Παραπονιάρικο" (Complaining).
Oikonomopoulos has achieved millions of views on his music videos on YouTube, with some of his most popular songs reaching tens of millions of views. He has also won several prestigious awards, including the "Best Male Singer" award at the Mad Video Music Awards in 2014 and 2016, and the "Best Modern Laika Album" award at the Arion Music Awards in 2015.
The success of Oikonomopoulos has been attributed to his powerful and emotional singing style, as well as his ability to connect with audiences through his music. He continues to release new music and tour regularly, and his popularity shows no signs of slowing down.
“All ready for my tour… I look forward to being there where the heart of our Greece continues to beat.”
Eden Ben Zaken is an Israeli singer who specialises in the genres of pop, Mizrahi, and Mediterranean music. The 28 year old artist started her music career in 2015 and since then has released several successful albums and singles, including "מסכנת קשת" (Rainbow Warrior), "זכותי" (My Right), and "מזרחית" (Mizrahi). She has also participated in the Israeli singing competition show "Kochav Nolad" (A Star Is Born).
Nikos Oikonomopoulos Australian Tour Dates and Details
To see Nikos Oikonomopoulos perform live in Australia on June 9th in Sydney, June 11 in Adelaide, June 16th and 17th in Melbourne, call for tickets: M 0418 262 288.
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