Chris Ayotte (pronounced “A-yacht”) is an international award-winning Elvis/Variety Tribute Artist and celebrity impressionist. He has entertained at venues across the country with his distinct voice and fun-loving style of comedy. Chris is especially recognized for his vocal likeness to Elvis and for his ability to re-create the three decades of Elvis from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Those who have heard Chris call him “one of the best."

In addition, Chris does impressions of a wide range of celebrities, former U.S. presidents, famous politicians, legendary singers, sportscasters, and more. His lively sense of humor and audience interaction make for an unexpectedly enjoyable show. Whether for weddings, anniversaries, retirements, banquets, fundraisers, graduation parties, and birthdays, corporate or church events, Chris can customize his routine to fit your celebration. His unique brand of wholesome entertainment will delight audiences of all ages.

Born an entertainer, Chris grew up in suburban Detroit and has been performing since childhood. In school, Chris sang in school show choir, starred in school-wide plays, musicals, and talent shows, and even performed Elvis tributes with the high school marching band. In college at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Chris sang in the renowned Men’s Glee Club, performed in both a mixed ensemble and men’s quartet, and worked as a sports announcer for the student radio station. 

Chris now hosts his very own afternoon drivetime radio talk show, Monday through Friday, 4:00 to 7:00PM on WMUZ 103.5FM The Light, the largest Christian radio station in Detroit. He calls it "Celebrating Faith with an Exclamation Point!" Learn more at 

Over his career, Chris has freelanced for TV, industrial video, and voice-over work. His credits include live TV commercials for top brands as well as emceeing for major events. He performed in civic theater for charitable causes. Chris also starred in an 11-show run of "Don't Be Cruel - The Life & Times of the King", a one-man theatrical event about Elvis' life, at Andiamo Novi Theatre in Novi, MI.

Chris loves to bring joy and laughter to those who appreciate nostalgic entertainment. As a Christian, Chris believes Jesus himself had a sense of humor and wants us to spread cheer to an over-anxious world. God bless!