There are many individuals that enjoy doing impersonations, but they are not all the same caliber. A man that has been known for many years as a great Michael Jackson impersonator is Sergio Cortes. Sergio Cortes is a man that was born in Spain. When he was younger he used to watch the Jackson five on the television and he would try to mimic their moves. His mother would come in and watch him. She told him that he looked just like Michael Jackson. Cortes continued to mimic the dance moves of Michael Jackson even when he began his solo career. Besides just mimicking Jackson’s moves, he found ways to mimic his sound as well.
Cortes was performing on the street when a crowd formed around him. Many individuals thought that he looked and moved just like Michael Jackson. A man approached him and asked him if he was interested in having a real impersonation career. Sergio Cortes excepted this man’s invitation and he further perfected his skills. He soon started doing little performances throughout all of Spain.
After a while, people started posting YouTube videos of Cortes and these videos became public. Cortes started to get offers to do performances all around the world. Now Sergio Cortes is known as the best Michael Jackson impersonator in all the world. Many people find the similarity between Cortes and Michael Jackson to be uncanny. This impersonator is 43 years old and he has been doing Michael Jackson impersonation ever since he was a teenager.
Cortes has more than 16,000 followers on his Facebook page, and through different social networks he is able to talk to fans and he gets many proposals for new shows. Cortes admits that he was taken aback by the untimely death of Michael Jackson in 2009, but he says that his performances have been able to help himself and his fans get over the death of Jackson.
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