Top MJ Impersonator Thrills Audiences With

Sergio Cortes is an average, 39-year-old Spaniard, except for one little thing. He is one of the world’s leading Michael Jackson impersonators. In fact, a Brazilian entertainment site recently named him the world’s top MJ impersonator. Cortes, whose fascination with the King of Pop started at the age of five, travels the world, astounding audiences with his uncanny resemblance to MJ and astonishingly accurate recreations of the Jackson concert experience.

As a child, Cortes began studying the late pop idol’s mannerisms after his parents first noticed the remarkable likeness between their son Sergio and the lead singer of the Jackson 5. His enthusiasm led to his first experience portraying Michael in a photo shoot while still just a teenager. The shoot was a milestone for the budding entertainer, who came to see the potential in a career as Michael. The photo shoot led to a series of gigs that eventually became a full-time job.

Being a successful Michael Jackson impersonator involves much more than simply looking like and dressing like MJ. Cortes replicates the experience of a Michael Jackson concert, complete with the clothes, the spot-on choreography, and the rapport with his legion of fans. He views his success as a reflection of his own passion for Michael.

Cortes’s success as an impersonator has also made him a notable expert on MJ’s life. He was quoted in the media when one of MJ’s legendary white rhinestone-studded gloves sold at auction for $20 million. According to Cortes, the 2015 auction was one a major event for fans.

Today, Sergio Cortes’s career is fueled by his tens of thousands of fans, with his Facebook page exceeding 18,000 likes. He sees his performances as a way for fans to deal with their feelings of loss due to Jackson’s death. In fact, he sees his own performances as a way of finding comfort in the face of pain by paying tribute to his idol.
Cortes views his work is an expression of his own passion, as well as an opportunity to keep the memory of King of Pop alive.

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Sergio Cortes: Pretending To Be Michael Jackson

The clothes are similar, the voice very similar and often, even the way you walk, look and behave with others. So does the life counterparts around the world who embrace the identity of music artists, stage and film and make this likeness his career.

In his Facebook profile, Sergio Cortes reported to be an artist with great talent for singing, composing, dancing and acting is not for everyone. And, similarly, to look like a big famous artist is not easy. Therefore, the look-alikes that are really talented sharpen the eyes of fans and curiosity of many. According to Sergio Cortes, look like Michael Jackson is not only his career, but it’s a privilege.

The similarity is such that it’s hard to believe that the pop star was reborn from the ashes. Sergio Cortes is now considered one of the best doubles of the American singer who died in 2009. The Spanish 43 year old was born on July 30, but was soon as a a child that his mother showed him how to think like Michael Jackson. At that time, Michael was part of the Jackson 5 group and had just started his brilliant career in American territory but of international concern. That was the turning point of his career, according to Sergio Cortes. “I started to pay attention to detail to me as Michael sang, danced, carried himself before the media and their fans. That was a different vision I had about what was on television about it, which gave me enough information to begin to interpret it in the best way, “confirms Sergio Cortes.

As a teenager, he was invited to dress like Michael Jackson and the photos were taken that day had enormous repercussions. It was then that the passion of Sergio Cortes for Michael’s music started to become a double career. He went on to receive invitations to perform as American Idol in several countries.

Today, the resemblance to the pop idol earned Sergio Cortes various shows, performances and more than 16,000 followers on his Facebook page. It is the social networks that the double disclose their work, talk to the fans and receive many proposals for new shows. Sergio Cortes admits she was very upset after the death of Michael Jackson in 2009 while sleeping in his mansion in Los Angeles, USA. “It’s even harder when you have incorporated the foibles of his idol, you know all about his life and interpret it part of your everyday life. It was a big impact on my life, “says Sergio Cortes. According to the look-alike, help him perform and fans of the late singer to overcome the pain of loss.

Other famous artists are also commonly imitated and have lookalikes as Sergio Cortes. Some are called even twins of celebrities due to semelhância so great. Among the list are singers, actors, politicians and other celebrities of television. Roberto Carlos, Raul Seixas, Renato Russo and Ronaldinho are among the most imitated in Brazil.

For more information about this impersonator follow him on Twitter and Facebook.

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