Colombian folk signer who has gained fame as a solo act. He has put out a large number of albums in his career and has been nominated for multiple Latin Grammy Awards.
His first album Checo 91 was releases in Checo 91.
He was nominated for a Latin Grammy in 2007 for Best Cumbia/Vallenato Album and in 2010 for Best Folk Album.
He is the son of Colombian singer, pianist, and performer Alci Acosta.
He supported Radamel Falcao during the 2018 World Cup.