The band's first album soared to US sales alone in excess of four million.
Since time immemorial, we have been fascinated by space. uDiscover takes a look at the many musicians who have played out their obsessions in song.
Vangelis' most beloved songs ever!
Settle yourself in for a long, relaxing journey through some of the best ambient music, with uDiscover Music’s Ambient Music In 20 Songs playlist.
From iconic soundtrack theme tunes to pioneering electronic work that spans six decades, the best Vangelis songs are a fascinating journey into the unknown.
Since the advent of sound in cinema, the film score has become an integral part of the movie experience. Explore some of the 50 best film scores ever.
On 26 January 1980, Jon & Vangelis added the hit album Short Stories to the single from it that was already climbing the bestsellers, ‘I Hear You Now.’
On 10 January 1976, Vangelis' climb towards worldwide recognition took a significant upswing, as he made his UK chart debut with Heaven and Hell.
From the Issac Hayes’ funky instrumental scores to Trent Reznor’s dark genius, here are just a few of the growing ranks of musicians-turned-film composers.
The Vangelis soundtrack 1492: Conquest of Paradise was, in a way, an album 500 years in the making. His film score entered the UK chart on 24 October 1992.
One of the great modernists, an expert in electronic, classical & ambient music, Greek-born Vangelis is a true legend. But which is his greatest song?
Vangelis’ magic number on 9 October 1976 was 0.39. The Greek multi-instrumentalist’s ‘Albedo 0.39’ album made its UK chart debut 40 years ago.
Jon & Vangelis performing ‘I’ll Find My Way Home’ on Top Of The Pops, 1982.
uDiscover list salutes some of the finest, most out-there prog rock artists from outside the UK: long may their Mellotrons resonate down the years.
Gong, Alan Parsons and Rush are all in contention at the 2017 Progressive Music Awards, which takes place at the Underglobe in London in September