Glykeria was born on the 16th of November 1953 in Agio Pvevma, Serres in Greece. Glykeria actively sung in Greece, Cyprus and also gained notoriety in Israel, France, Turkey, Spain and England.

Her career has spanned over 30 years and is marked by several multi-platinum releases. On 14 March 2010, Alpha TV ranked Glykeria the third top-certified female artist in the nation’s phonographic era (since 1960).