The number of persons who impersonate Michael reach far into the thousands range. Being able to look like him comes down to make-up and wardrobe, but having the ability to dance like him take another level of dedication to get down. That’s why Sergio Cortes, or better known as the impersonator of Michael Jackson, is known as the best. When it comes to the looks, moves, sounds, and overall feel, there are many times he is mistaken as the real Michael Jackson.
Growing up, Sergio already had the look of Michael Jackson. He had the defined jaw line, skin tone, and same shaped eyes. The similarities were so close that he was used for photo shoots that were passed of as the real Michael Jackson. After realizing he had more than just the looks, he began study the movements and voice pattern of Michael in order to keep his memory alive. He began performing and building a fan base that includes a Facebook page with other 9,000 likes. He has multiple videos on YouTube that received tens of thousands of views. There are even other users that have uploaded his video to spread the word.
In 2009, Sergio began to take the career seriously and unleashed his years of hard work into the world. He quickly rose in popularity due to his uncanny ability to impersonate the King of Pop. With little improvement to make and much room to grow as an icon, Sergio is single handily keeping the memory of Michael Jackson alive. There’s no telling where this will go since he’s already the most famous and best impersonator of Michael Jackson. The only sure thing is that Sergio’s hard word and dedication has helped him make a career out of being his own version of the King of Pop.