Posts Tagged ‘Swell’

London GarciaCortes AlexanderIn case you missed fellow “Adaumbelle’s Quest” participant Cortes Alexander on LA Talk Radio’s London Garcia Show last weekend (10/4), here is your 2nd chance…http://www.latalkradio.com/images/London-100409.mp3

Great interview and selections from Cortes’ album “Swell.”

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Liza at the PalaceIf you’re in Las Vegas from September 25-October 1 be sure to catch Liza Minnelli, along with “Adaumbelle’s Quest” participants Jim Caruso, Cortes Alexander, and Billy Stritch at the MGM Grand performing in “Liza At The Palace.” You’ll get to hear Liza sing her hits and pay tribute to her Godmother Kaye Thompson. The September 30 & October 1 shows are being taped forĀ  distribution to Public Television and eventually DVD. This is your chance to see a true legend live on stage! Don’t miss out…

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Cortes AlexanderCortes just finished performing a limited engagement run with the one and only Liza Minnelli at The Palace theatre in New York City. Cortes has been singing since the age of 13, first with a pop/jazz vocal group he formed called ‘The Tonics” then with his 2nd vocal group the “Cortes Alexander Trio” and now he’s going at it solo. Check out his debut album “Swell” on itunes and his website: www.cortesalexander.com.

1. Who inspired you to become a performer? Jim Morrison.

2. When did you first realize you wanted to be a performer? When I was 9.

3. Who is the one person you haven’t worked with that you would like to? Ellen DeGeneres.

4. What is the highest and lowest note you can sing? in public? low Eb-high Eb. 3 octaves.

5. Favorite way to keep in shape? Tennis.

6. Favorite Play? Amadeus.

7. Favorite Musician/Singer? Right now…Nancy Wilson & a band called Koop.

8. Today Show or Good Morning America? Today Show.

9. Favorite Day of the Week? Saturday.

10. What are your favorite kind of shoes? Nike & Gucci.

BONUS QUESTION: Boxers or Briefs? Boxers.

You can wear Cortes all year long… http://www.cafepress.com/cortesfanclub.347291954#

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