Alexia Vassiliou, often going professionally by her first name Alexia, is a Cypriot singer, composer and activist. She studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and has worked with many international music stars over the course of her career.
At the age of 16, she started her career as a member of the group Island. They went on to be Cyprus' very first representatives at the Eurovision Song Contest 1981 in Dublin with the song Monika. Finishing in 6th place, it was an impressive debut and remains one of the best results in their country's history.
|Eurovision Song Contest 1987|
|Artists||Kate Gulbrandsen • Datner & Kushnir • Gary Lux • Halla Margrét • Liliane Saint-Pierre • Lotta Engberg • Umberto Tozzi & Raf • Nevada • Patricia Kraus • Seyyal Taner & Locomotif • Bang • Marcha • Plastic Bertrand • Rikki • Christine Minier • Wind • Alexia • Vicky Rosti & Boulevard • Anne-Cathrine Herdorf & Bandjo • Johnny Logan • Novi Fosili • Carol Rich|
|Songs||Mitt liv • Shir Habatlanim • Nur noch Gefühl • Hægt og hljótt • Soldiers of Love • Boogaloo • Gente di Mare • Neste barco à vela • No estás solo • Şarkım Sevgi Üstüne • Stop • Rechtop in de wind • Amour, Amour • Only the Light • Les mots d'amour n'ont pas de dimanche • Laß die Sonne in dein Herz • Aspro Mavro • Sata salamaa • En lille melodi • Hold Me Now • Ja sam za ples • Moitié-Moitié|