Born in Portugal Germano Rocha majored in electro-technical engineering.

While studying, he learned to play the guitar and sing. After working at the National Laboratory of Civil Engeneering, in Lisbon, he left for Paris where, introduced by the famous musicologist Jean Witold, he begins an international career as an author-composer-interpreter in the music world.

He records many albums at Polydor, Barclay, CBS, Alvorada RCA, RGE, and Venevox, which were widely distributed.

He made numerous tours in Europe and Africa before visiting Quebec. In 1968 and 1970, accepting invitation from the Quebec government, he participated in many radio and TV shows, including conferences on poetry and Portuguese music.

He is now as he was then, chosen as a public image for product promotion for Portugal, including its airline «TAP».