Tongo passed away at the age of 65: the day he released his own version of “Sorry”, a song by Justin Bieber La Pituca Abelardo Gutiérrez | SOCIAL NETWORKS
Abelardo Guitiérrez, the remembered ‘Tongo’, in February 2016 launched on his channel Youtube his song “Sorry”, a cover of the popular song by Canadian Justin Bieber. The images quickly went viral on the Internet.
During his visit to Ernesto Pimentel’s Saturday entertainment program, Tongo sang in English and surprised the jury, in a duel against Monique Pardo. However, he was disqualified from the competition.
His rival performed a song in the style of “Nubeluz”, a children’s program from the nineties.
Tongo, died on the night of March 10 at the Loayza hospital, as reported by sources from the same hospital to the El Comercio website.
Hours later, after obtaining this information, Cint Gutierrez, daughter of the singer, published the news of the sad death of her father.
Gladys Lupinta says goodbye to Tongo
After being his companion for many years, Gladys Lupintawife Tongosaid goodbye to the singer after being by his side in the fight against the terminal illness.
“Forever in my heart adored husband, companion of a lifetime, I have to accept your departure even if my soul breaks, rest in peace my husband Abelardo Gutierrez Alanya TONGO”, wrote on his official account Facebook.