On the death of the artist told French media his daughter Emilia. Roussosdied January 25, Sunday. However we know this was only at the moment.
In recent years the artist lived in Greece and in France, where he had a house in located near the Paris metropolis Neuilly. For his own musical activities DemisRoussos sold nearly 60 million albums worldwide, participated in the soundtracks to the movie "chariots of Fire" and "blade Runner".
In 1963 Roussos together with Vangelis and Lucas sideras organized group Aphrodite's Child. In 1968, after the military coup in Greece, the group moved to Paris, where he achieved success thanks to the Rain song