He looks like a twin brother of the late Michael Jackson, he dresses like him, sings like him, walks like him, sings like him and electrifies crowds like him. The only contrast in reality is that Sergio Cortes is not Michael Jackson. Blood does not associate them, and neither is Sergio Cortes a reincarnation of Michael Jackson, who passed away in June of 2009.
Sergio Cortes was born in the iconic Spanish city of Barcelona in 1971. He grew up liking Michael Jackson and his music as well as learning all his songs and lyrics to detail. Mr. Cortes is a natural artistic talent, and this reflects in his perfect impersonation of Michael Jackson. During his teenage years, Sergio’s passion made him dress up and imitate Michael to the delight of family and friends. Sergio Cortes also works as a talent development manager with Destiny Projects Company.
There are thousands of talented Michael Jackson impersonators around the world. Some undergo surgically and cosmetic enhancement to get the looks of Michael. Interestingly, Sergio Cortes stands out a class above the rest. Mr. Cortes gained world fame and attention when he gave an electric performance in 2012 at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid. Since then, fame and fortune have risen for him. Sergio Cortes speaks highly of his mentor and pride himself in having an opportunity to cement the legacy of Michael Jackson.
Sergio Cortes has embarked on a mission to recreate cover songs for most of Michael Jackson’s hit song records. His renditions of Thriller and Smooth Criminal are out with complete with choreographed videos. He has extensively toured Brazil and his native Spain to promote his works. More impersonation shows itself in his choice of stage name, Sergio Jackson.
Sergio Cortes being a darling of Michael Jackson fans has a huge social media influence. He shares his pictures and videos with his global fan base. His Facebook and Twitter pages scatter with images of the Michael Jackson look alike. Sergio Cortes is also a YouTube sensation. Sergio Cortes admitted his heartbreak when the death of Michael Jackson broke the world. He uses his talent to honor his idol that explains why all his concerts and events are Michael Jackson themed.
Michael Jackson’s music and moves are timeless. They will keep entertaining people for generations. It touched Sergio Cortes, and he is spreading the pop culture around the world.