It takes a lot of brains to pull it off to be an impersonator. To be an impersonator who attains the level of success Sergio Cortes has attained is to be a magician. Sergio Cortes is Spanish actor, dancer, singer and composer who have made a career out of playing Michael Jackson. He is a local celebrity in Brazil where he lives and a star in Latin America. He has achieved a considerable level of success in a field that has many competitors. He has managed to turn his hobby into a career with a high degree of professionalism. He recently was a feature in an article and here are the tips for success i gathered about him.
1. TRAIN HARD
Since the age of 16, Sergio Cortes has been training 4 hours daily every day without fail. The 44-year-old has amassed a 28-year experience training to be like Michael Jackson. That makes him a renowned expert hence his success. The result is someone whose videos despite being acted have amassed a whopping 1 billion views in YouTube.
2. PRACTISE PROFESSIONALISM
Sergio Cortes has an entirely professional team with a good management. His team has dancers, backup singers, choreographers and a stage group. It also has a market and promoting department that has seen him rise in popularity throughout the world. He promises to sing songs Michael never performed and delivered his bidding. It takes a professional to attain that.
3. LEVERAGE THE SOCIAL MEDIA
Sergio Cortes has used the free platforms of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to great effect. He posts his videos on YouTube and has 1 billion combined views. He also has 17000 in Facebook and more on Twitter.He these platforms as his gateway to the world.
You can follow Sergio Cortes on Facebook or Twitter.
4. HAVE PASSION FOR WHAT YOU DO
Sergio Jackson practices an insane 4 hours daily and has the discipline to sustain that. Only very passionate and committed individuals can have such a one track mind. He says such intense practice is his way of showing Michael respect. It is something he takes great pride in and he takes this persona to the stage.
There you have it.If you want to be starting something, then get off and do I now.
Source: R7 Journal