While doing some exercises I found one where I am supposed to insert the correct answer in this dialogue, but I don't understand why it goes こそ。
- なら 2. でも 3. こそ 4. が
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「こそ」 is a particle whose main function is to emphasize and accentuate the preceding word or phrase.
this sentence means:
"It was you, Mike, who was like a professional singer."