She belongs to a middle class family so, she dreamt of becoming a model or actress. Sometimes she wishes to have more money because she wants to learn psychology and philosophy.
Career- Despina Vandi started singing with her friend who was a pianist, in a piano bar while studying. At the starting of her singing career, Despina changed her last name to Vandi, because she wants to hide from her parents that she was singing. Her first album was released in1994, title ’Gela Mou’ and this album was her duet To Adieksodo. Despina releasef her next album in 1996, ‘Esena Perimeno’ and this was a big hit.