Stamatis Kokotas Biography


Stamatis Kokotas is a Greek singer known for his long hair
and trademark exceptionally-long sideburns. Kokotas was born
in Athens on March 23, 1937. He started singing in Paris in 1961
and broke into the Greek music scene with his great hit
"Stou Othona ta Chronia" ("In the days of King Otto") in 1966. His
heyday was the late 1960s and 1970s when, besides selling a large
number of records, he toured the USA and appeared on American
television. Besides being a singer, Kokotas was an accomplished
rally driver. He is the father of singer Dimitris Kokotas.

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