Forever and Ever (Demis Roussos song)

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"Forever and Ever"
Forever and Ever (Demis Roussos single cover).jpg
Single by Demis Roussos
from the album Forever and Ever
A-side"Forever and Ever"
B-side"Velvet Mornings"
Released1973 (1973)
LabelPhilips
Songwriter(s)Alec R. Costandinos, Stélios Vlavianós
Producer(s)Demis Roussos
Demis Roussos singles chronology
"Goodbye, My Love, Goodbye"
(1973)
"Forever and Ever" / "Velvet Mornings"
(1973)
"My Friend the Wind"
(1973)
Music video
"Forever and Ever" (TopPop, 1973) on YouTube

"Forever and Ever" is a song by Greek singer Demis Roussos. It was released as a single in 1973.

The song was included on Roussos' 1973 album Forever and Ever, and later also on his 1976 EP The Roussos Phenomenon.

Background and writing[edit]

The song was written by Alec R. Costandinos and Stélios Vlavianós. The recording was produced by Demis Roussos.[1]

There is also a Spanish-language version, titled "Eternamente".[2]

Commercial performance[edit]

The song reached no. 1 in Belgium (Flanders), Mexico,[3] and no. 2 in the Netherlands.[1]

Track listing[edit]

7" single Philips 6009 331 (1973, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, UK, etc.)
7" single RTB / Philips S 53683 (1973, Yugoslavia)

A. "Forever and Ever" (3:41)
B. "Velvet Mornings" (3:38)[1]

7" single Philips 6009 331 (1973)

B. "Velvet Mornings" (3:35)
A. "Forever and Ever" (3:40)[4]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1973) Peak
position
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5] 4
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[6] 1
Germany[1] 26
Mexico[7] 1
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[8] 2
Chart (2015) Peak
position
France (SNEP)[9] 68*
  • Charted posthumously in 2015

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "spanishcharts.com - Demis Roussos - Forever And Ever". Retrieved 2017-10-24.
  2. ^ "Démis Roussos* - Forever And Ever = Eternamente (Vinyl, LP, Album) at Discogs". Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  3. ^ "Billboard Hits Of The World". Billboard. 18 August 1973. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  4. ^ "spanishcharts.com - Demis Roussos - Velvet Mornings". Retrieved 2017-10-24.
  5. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Demis Roussos – Forever And Ever" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Demis Roussos – Forever And Ever" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  7. ^ "Billboard Hits Of The World". Billboard. 18 August 1973. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  8. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Demis Roussos – Forever And Ever" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  9. ^ "Lescharts.com – Demis Roussos – Forever And Ever" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved October 24, 2017.

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