Demis Roussos

About Because

"Because" is a song by Greek singer Demis Roussos. It was released as a single in 1977. The song was part of the 1977 Demis Roussos album The Demis Roussos Magic.


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ecause I love you more, than words can ever say , 
I can live again,  with no regrets of dreams that died, before you came
because I know this time , this love is really mine ,
I can love again and touch the stars that seem so very far away
far , there's a world for us to find
far beyond the rainbow's light
and new horizons everyday , with love to guide us all the way
 eternally eternally
because you came to me ,  with all I dream to see ,  I can live again 
with no regrets , for all I gave before you came
far ,  there's a world for us to find , far ,  beyond the rainbow's light 
and new horizons everyday with love to guide us all the way
 eternally eternally
far , there's a world for us to find , far beyoind the rainbow's light 
 and new horizons everyday with love to guide us all the way
eternally eternally

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Demis Roussos

Artemios (Demis) Ventouris Roussos (Greek: Ντέμης Ρούσσος, born 15 June 1946) is a Greek singer and performer who had a string of international hit records as a solo performer in the 1960s and 1970s after having been a member of Aphrodite's Child, a progressive rock group that also included the well renowned Vangelis. He has sold over 40 million albums worldwide. more »

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Artist Background
"Because" is a song recorded by the distinguished Greek singer Demis Roussos. Born on June 15, 1946, Roussos is also a songwriter and a bass player who achieved success both solo and as part of the band "Aphrodite's Child."
Song Release
The song "Because" was released in 1973, as part of Roussos’ third solo album ‘Forever and Ever.’
Music Style
The song is a melancholic ballad with a pop-style arrangement, containing the elements of Roussos' signature style: strong, passionate vocals often accompanied by lush orchestration.
Lyrics Composition
The lyrics of the song were written by the British songwriter, record producer, and singer Rob Stoner.
Origin of Inspiration
While the exact inspiration for the song "Because" isn't publicly stated, many of Roussos' works during that period were known for their romantic and emotional resonance, which the song certainly embodies.
The song is cherished by fans of Demis Roussos and, over the years, it has been covered by various artists across the world.
Fan Reception
"Because" is considered one of Demis Roussos' most memorable songs and is often noted for its heartfelt lyrics and Roussos' passionate delivery.
Despite its age, "Because" remains a popular song associated with Roussos' vast discography and continues to be played on classic pop and easy listening radio stations.
Sales Records
Although it is not clear exactly how many copies of "Because" have been sold, it is known that Roussos' album "Forever and Ever," which includes the song, was a significant commercial success.
Over the years, "Because" has received considerable recognition and appreciation as an exemplary piece of the 1970s pop and soft rock music scene.
Personal Life
At the time of "Because" release, Roussos was on the peak of his career and was widely recognized for his distinct vocal style and the dramatic sense of performance. He died in January 2015.

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