Jon & Vangelis

Genre electronic, new age, Progressive rock, ambient, art rock

A joint venture between Jon Anderson, best known as the lead singer for Yes, and Vangelis.

They formed in 1979 after Vangelis had been rumoured to replace Rick Wakeman in Yes a few years before. Anderson had contributed to Vangelis' albums "Heaven and Hell", "See You Later" and "Opera Sauvage".

They released a total of four albums with Anderson writing the lyrics and Vangelis composing the music: "Short Stories" in 1980, "The Friends of Mr. Cairo" in 1981, "Private Collection" in 1983, and "Page of Life" in 1991, which got re-released in 1998 with some additional tracks of which Vangelis reportedly did not approve. There are also two compilations, called "The Best of Jon & Vangelis" (1984) and "Chronicles" (1994)


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A joint venture between Jon Anderson, best known as the lead singer for Yes, and Vangelis.

They formed in 1979 after Vangelis had been rumoured to replace Rick Wakeman in Yes a few years before. Anderson had contributed to Vangelis' albums "Heaven and Hell", "See You Later" and "Opera Sauvage".

They released a total of four albums with Anderson writing the lyrics and Vangelis composing the music: "Short Stories" in 1980, "The Friends of Mr. Cairo" in 1981, "Private Collection" in 1983, and "Page of Life" in 1991, which got re-released in 1998 with some additional tracks of which Vangelis reportedly did not approve. There are also two compilations, called "The Best of Jon & Vangelis" (1984) and "Chronicles" (1994)


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Top Tracks

I'll Find My Way Home 1

I'll Find My Way Home

I Hear You Now 2

I Hear You Now

Italian Song 3

Italian Song

State of Independence 4

State of Independence

The Friends Of Mr. Cairo 5

The Friends Of Mr. Cairo

He Is Sailing 6

He Is Sailing

So Long Ago, So Clear 7

So Long Ago, So Clear

Beside 8

Beside

The Mayflower 9

The Mayflower

Outside Of This (Inside Of That) 10

Outside Of This (Inside Of That)

Top Albums

The Friends Of Mr Cairo
The Friends Of Mr Cairo
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Chronicles
Chronicles
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The Best Of Jon & Vangelis
The Best Of Jon & Vangelis
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