Described by the US and the British press as “A rare diamond”, “A voice blessed”, “A singer destined for great things”, ”Brave and original.” (The Guardian), and a “A talented rising star” (Billboard Magazine), Athena keeps touching peoples’ hearts with her powerful "voice of great emotional resonance”.
With 4 records under her belt, she has performed internationally at world class concert halls and festivals, such as the Royal Festival Hall,Glastonbury, TEDx and SXSW. She has worked with renown artists & songwriters including Eric Appapoulay (Cat Stevens), Richard Causon (Ryan Adams, The Kings of Leon, Rufus Wainwright), Mike Rowe (Sheryl Crowe), Ethan Allen (Ben Harper), David Saw (Carly Simon) amongst others. Her songs have been in the top 10 on both the UK & Greek charts, and is an award winning songwriter (Best Singer Songwriter Album at the IMAs, USA). She was featured in a 1 hourBritish TV documentary about her music and career called MyMusic: Athena.
Athena's songs have been placed both in UK & US TV & films including Mike & Molly (CBS), Smash (NBC), Nomads (Lucy Liu) and the London Olympics Visit England Campaign. Her philanthropic work includes charity work with Starbucks, the Plastic Pollution Coallition (Los Angeles), Concern Worldwide (humanitarian aid), Save The Children (UK and Germany),and Cradle to Cradle (New York). Athena’s environmental concerns are at the core of her work; they influence not only her songwriting but everything she does from the materials used for her music packaging and merchandise to children's education and inspiring others through her unique gifts. For the full BIO go to athenamusic.com