What happened to the life of Peruvian Kurt Cobain, the first winner of Yo Soy 9 years ago | Ramiro Saavedra | Shows

At the age of 27, Ramiro Saavedra arrived at the casting of I am as a Kurt Cobain impersonator, unaware that he would later lift the cup and become the contest’s first winner. It was the year 2012, when the man from Arequipa traveled to Lima in search of the $25,000 prize offered by the Latina program.

After a close competition, he faced ‘Juan Gabriel’, Ronald Hidalgo, in the grand final. His fans shouted the name Kurt until the jury gave him the victory. There was no lack of applause, shouts and tears.

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However, despite the fact that several seasons were held with the winners in I am, great battles,

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He founded his own band

In 2007, the Peruvian artist founded the band Olaf, with which he performs tributes to groups such as Pearl Jam, Oasis, REM, Bon Jovi, Guns N’ Roses and Nirvana.

Acknowledgments and greetings from Nirvana

Not only did it gain popularity in Peru, it also did so internationally. In 2015, Ramiro Saavedra participated in the Conquest of America contest in Colombia. Many foreign portals pointed him out as ‘the incarnation’ of Kurt Cobain.

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The newspaper The Huffington Post affirmed that the Peruvian musician made an “almost perfect” imitation. Too,

But among his most important recognitions stands out. The official Facebook account dedicated a message to him in which he highlighted his resemblance to the leader of the band.

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What does the ‘Peruvian Kurt Cobain’ do?

The Kurt Cobain impersonator is now a musician, singer, guitarist and songwriter. He has performed shows in different parts of the country and has a great legion of fans in Arequipa.

with videos in which he appears singing covers and giving his opinion on the singing style of famous artists.

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What does the Kurt Cobain impersonator look like now?

The ‘Peruvian Kurt Cobain’ continues with an appearance very similar to that of the late Nirvana singer. In his Instagram photos, he shows off his straight blonde hair and sparse beard.

The ‘Peruvian Kurt Cobain’, Ramiro Saavedra. Photo: Facebook

The ‘Peruvian Kurt Cobain’, Ramiro Saavedra. Photo: Facebook

The ‘Peruvian Kurt Cobain’, Ramiro Saavedra. Photo: Facebook

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