The popular blog site, R7, recently introduced its readers and the rest of the world to one of the greatest music impersonators of all time, Sergio Cortes. This gentleman was literally born with similar features to Micheal Jackson according to his mother and other family members. Actually, when he exhibited a talent for dancing and singing at an early age, his family and members of his community would pay him to dress like Micheal Jackson and perform his songs. From an early age, Cortes realized that he had the leverage to use his appearance and talents to display his talents and to be a professional Micheal Jackson impersonator.
Despite all of his abilities for singing, dancing, acting and composing, Cortes is very humble and appreciative to be able to make a living as an entertainer. He has over 16,000 Facebook followers and many fans worldwide who attend his shows and follow his career. People flock to him because he has a compassionate spirit, and he brings joy to people who admire his twin-like appearance to the late-and-great pop singer.
Cortes’ connection to Jackson is very sincere, for when Jackson passed away in 2009 Cortes was affected like the rest of the world. Jackson’s death hit Cortes deeply because his art and lifestyle has been intertwined with Jackson’s for a very long time. It makes sense when you consider that Cortes has been studying Micheal Jackson for over 40 years since the days of The Jackson 5.
At 43 years old, Cortes continues to build his brand and identity to be recognized as the greatest impersonator to ever perform on a stage. When people see Cortes in person or on the internet, they feel like they are watching the reincarnation of Micheal Jackson. Cortes’ clothes, mannerisms, voice and body language are an astonishing mirror image of his idol; and his presentation, whether it be a performance or interview, is always captivating.
The invitations that Cortes use to receive as a child to perform Micheal Jackson songs has turned into a very successful entertainment business that takes Cortes all across the world. Cortes has appeared in several countries on American Idol, and he has performed for audiences on various television shows worldwide. As many fans are still mourning the loss of Micheal Jackson, they are able to find some peace and comfort in experiencing the performance of Cortes who reminds us of how great of a dancer, singer and human being that Micheal Jackson was.
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