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Sarantos, who was nominated for 2 awards for the 2014 International Music & Entertainment Awards in the categories “Rock Song of the Year” and “Pop Album of the Year”, has just released his new music video and single – “Believe”.

“This is an intense soft rock song about a man who believes in his significant other, so very much,” says Sarantos. “No matter what is in the past, he refuses to give up on her. In spite of all the darkest hours, a simple smile sets him free and he continues to believe and only asks for the same in return.”

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The song, “Believe”, is so powerful to those who are in emotional pain and have to keep on ‘keeping on’ in a relationship that is worth fighting for despite the agony. I love how emotional Sarantos’ sounds on songs like this, that really express perfectly his frustration and faith in caring deeply for someone no matter what has happened along the way.

It’s classic love angst that hits home with so many fans. He does not fail to move and touch with the song, that’s tone is so fitting for the lyrics and the melody leaves you haunted by its end in such a beautiful ‘mind-possessive’ way. I am so thankful that Sarantos’ keeps cranking out the good meaningful type of music that is desperately needed in such a demoralizing world of messed up empty values in music. He promotes a healthy emotional outpouring that means so much to many of us who can relate to desperately wanting relief in a desensitized secular world.

Sarantos’ gut wrenching lyrics hit home and they paint a vivid picture in your mind. It’s this kind of consistent songwriting that has made him what he is growing into today, and keeps fans like me coming back for more. Sarantos has an amazing way with words and his voice is equally in top form. He is a poet in the true sense of the word.

Add this to your Sarantos Melogia collection. You won’t be disappointed.

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