WHO IS HE: Nikos Oikonomopoulos is a famous Greek singer who began his professional career at age 17, and six years later ended up winning “Dream Show Music 2,” a popular Greek television show. Oikonomopoulos scored a hit with his first single “Koita na Matheneis” and “Best Upcoming Artist” at the MAD Video Music Awards in 2008.
Albanian-born singer Eleni Foureira started playing music as a child and was a member of the girl group Mystique before forging ahead on her own as a solo artist. She placed second in the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest and in 2013 she performed in the final for the contest. Foureira’s self-titled album was released in 2011 and went platinum in Greece. The album “Ti Poniro Mou Zitas” was released in 2012.
WHAT TO EXPECT: It will be a double shot of Greek stars at Revel Casino-Hotel Saturday night as Nikos Oikonomopoulos and Eleni Foureira come to town. Oikonomopoulos will be performing his hit single “Koita na Mathenis” as well as many others, while Foureira excites the crowd with songs such as “Reggaeton,” “Mia Nyxta Mono” and “Chica Bomb.” Fans won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to see both singers at one show.
SHOW INFO: Tickets are $55, $75, $100, $125 and $175, and the show begins 9 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Revel’s Ovation Hall.