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Elli Kokkinou – Ti Ths Exeis Brei Lyrics

Elli Kokkinou; Greek: Έλλη Κοκκίνου) (born July 24, 1970) is a Greek singer who was born in Athens, Greece. Kokkinou is among the most popular singers in Greece today. She has performed together with Greek music stars such as Anna Vissi, Glykeria, Paschalis Terzis, Sakis Rouvas, Tolis Voskopoulos, Thanos Petrelis, Natassa Theodoridou, Despina Vandi, Giorgos Tsalikis and Kalomoira. Kokkinou has been certified for the sales of 135 thousand albums by IFPI Greece. On 14 March 2010, Alpha TV ranked Kokkinou the 27th top-certified female artist in the nation’s phonographic era (since 1960).

Elli Kokkinou grew up in a family with a love of music. From a young age, Elli showed interest in music and was also part of the dance group at her school. Her father encouraged her to listen to music, mostly jazz, while her mother encouraged her to listen to more mainstream music, such as disco. At age five she started ballet, while at home she sang and danced for her parents at night. She soon began classic guitar courses at the Attiko Conservatory, and after that, acoustic and electric guitar lessons for another three years.

Kokkinou was also very interested in sports and for six years before she finished school, she was on a water ski team. On the team she won third place in a pan-Hellenic championship as well as many gold medals. Upon graduation Kokkinou wrote her first band called “Anonimi” (Anonymous). At the same time she completed examinations and was accepted to the school Vakalo where she studied graphic, free and architectural drawing and art history.

Elli Kokkinou first professionally dealt with music in 1990 with the request of the famous Kostas Tournas. Soon after, Kokkinou collaborated with many big names at the clubs such as Antonis Vardis, Tolis Voskopoulos, Anna Vissi, Pashalis Terzis, Glykeria, Eleni Dimou, and many more. At the same time Kokkinou also provided backing vocals for a number of artists’ albums.

In 1992, Elli Kokkinou moved to Los Angeles, CA where she studied for two years voice and piano at the Musicians Institute of Technology. Her relocation to the United States offered her the chance to be taught by strong names in the music industry such as Carl Schroeder, pianist for Sarah Voaghn, and Scott Henderson. In 1994 she graduated and returned to Greece.

Elli Kokkinou - Ti Ths Exeis Brei Lyrics

Elli Kokkinou – Ti Ths Exeis Brei Lyrics

Pros lypi mou megali mou eipan pos vrikes alli
Tin ida tin kali sou ki aporisa mazi sou
Pes mou
Apantise mou se parakalo

Ti tis ehis vri
Ti tis ehis vri
Ores tin koito sou leo ma de vlepo kati oreo

Ti tis ehis vri
Ti tis ehis vri
Opoion rotisa mou ipe tipota pos den tis vrike

Mipos ine pio kali apo emena
Ohi
Mpas ki ehi harismata krymmena
Ohi

E tote

Pes mas ti pinis
Esy ke den mas dinis
Ta’his hamena
Anisiho gia sena
Pes mas ti pinis
Esy ke den mas dinis
Ta’his hamena
Anisiho gia sena

Pros lypi mou megali mou eipan pos vrikes alli
Ma mia aporia eho moro mou den anteho
Pes mou
Apantise mou se parakalo

Ti tis ehis vri
Ti tis ehis vri
Ores tin koito sou leo ma de vlepo kati oreo

Ti tis ehis vri
Ti tis ehis vri
Opoion rotisa mou ipe tipota pos den tis vrike

Mipos ine pio kali apo emena
Ohi
Mpas ki ehi harismata krymmena
Ohi
E tote

Pes mas ti pinis
Esy ke den mas dinis
Ta’his hamena
Anisiho gia sena
Pes mas ti pinis
Esy ke den mas dinis
Ta’his hamena
Anisiho gia sena