Nikos Kourkoulis since his 13 years he began to sing professionnally to parties and weddings. At 16 years old he was singing in night clubs.
Coming from a family which likes music where his Grand mother used to play bouzouki and his father guitar, Nikos learned himself to play bouzouki, guitar and bass.
He went to Thessaloniki at 18 years where he began to sing with well known Greek singers and later in Athens. His vocal capacities and his way of perforing were his passport to be appreciate from people listenning him. With this succes, very quickly his first album is released in 1997.
Nikos is a star of Greek popular music and is certainly one of the big names of Greek music.