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Artemios Ventouris Roussos (Greek: Αρτέμιος Βεντούρης Ρούσος) (Alexandria15 June 1946) is a Greek singer.

He was born in Egypt , the son of Greek parents who lost everything after the Suez crisis in 1956 and thereupon returned to Greece . Member of a number of groups In Greece was Roussos as The Idols We Five , and Aphrodite's Child before making a solo career.

Roussos is to hear as a guest on a number of albums by Vangelis, one of the band members by Aphrodite's Child .

His solo career showed a peak in the years 1970-80 with some hits of which My Friend the Wind and the singles Forever And Ever (1973) high were in different countries.He scored in Netherlands in december 1973 a number 1 hit with Schönes Mädchen aus Arcadia.

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[hide]*1 discography

Discography[Edit]Edit

Albums[Edit]Edit

Album with any chart positions (and)

in the Dutch Album Top 100

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Forever and ever 1973 28-04-1973 1 (9wk) 40
Greatest hits 1974 26-01-1974 2 17 Compilation album
My only fascination 1974 06-04-1974 15 11
Auf wiedersehen 1974 28-09-1974 8 11
Souvenirs 1975 12-04-1975 27 5
Man of the world 1980 21-06-1980 27 8
Souvenirs 1982 - Compilation album/# 4 in the TV LP Top 15
Greater love 1986 04-10-1986 33 6
The story of Demis Roussos 1987 23-05-1987 18 12 Compilation album
The phenomenon 1968-1998 1998 23-05-1998 24 12 Compilation album
Demis 2009 11-05-2009 - -
Demis Roussos Top 100 2009 19-09-2009 41 2 Compilation album
Album with chart positions (and)

in the Flemish Ultratop 200 albums

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Forever and ever-40 Greatest hits 1999 16-10-2000 44 2 Compilation album

Singles[Edit]Edit

Single with any chart positions (and)

in the Dutch Top 40

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
We shall dance 1971 07-08-1971 7 9 # 4 in the Single Top 100
No way out 1972 25-03-1972 tip25 -
My reason 1972 12-08-1972 2 11 # 1 in the Single Top 100
Auntie 1972 18-11-1972 4 9 with Vicky LeandrosSandra and AndresEnrico MaciasHildegard Knef & Alice Babs /# 4 in the Single Top 100
Forever and ever 1973 31-03-1973 2 13 # 2 in the Single Top 100
Goodbye my love Goodbye 1973 02-06-1973 3 12 The German-language version/# 2 in the Single Top 100
My friend the wind 1973 08-09-1973 1 (2 wk) 14 # 1 in the Single Top 100
Schönes Mädchen aus Arcadia 1973 03-11-1973 1 (2 wk) 14 # 1 in the Single Top 100
Someday somewhere 1974 05-01-1974 2 8 # 2 in the Single Top 100
My only fascination 1974 11-05-1974 11 7 # 11 in the Single Top 100
Auf wiederseh'n (Sweetheart) 1974 31-08-1974 5 10 # 6 in the Single Top 100
With you 1974 23-11-1974 23 4
Perdoname 1975 27-09-1975 5 9 # 6 in the Single Top 100
Life in the city 1978 13/05/1978 tip19 -
Lost in love 1980 17-05-1980 2 13 with Florence Warner /# 4 in the Single Top 100
Race to the end 1981 18-04-1981 tip12 - with Vangelis
Je t'aime mon amour 1982 09-01-1982 tip18 - with Vicky Leandros/# 41 in the Single Top 100
Follow me 1982 13-11-1982 25 4 # 27 in the Single Top 100
Island of love 1986 29-03-1986 26 4 # 28 in the Single Top 100
Summerwine 1986 10-05-1986 tip4 - with Nancy Boyd/# 44 in the Single Top 100
Summer in her eyes 1986 19-07-1986 tip3 - # 32 in the Single Top 100
Tropicana bay 1986 29-11-1986 tip3 - with Nancy Boyd
Rain and tears 1987 06-06-1987 tip20 - # 60 in the Single Top 100
Time 1988 01-10-1988 tip12 - # 57 in the Single Top 100

Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit]Edit

Number with listing (s)

in the Radio 2 Top 2000

' 99 ' 00 ' 01 ' 02 ' 03 ' 04 ' 05 ' 06 ' 07 ' 08 ' 09 ' 10 ' 11 ' 12 ' 13
Forever and ever - - - - 1436 1722 1747 1800 - 1950 - - - - -
My friend the wind 1011 1077 571 795 887 844 808 800 912 805 1210 1147 1308 1754 1713

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