An avid fan of Michael Jackson & The Jackson Five. Rogers attended numerous Michael Jackson concerts during the 1980’s − the Victory Tour in 1984, then 1988’s Bad Tour where Joby got his first encounter with the legend himself. Foreshadowing Joby’s unparalleled talent as a Michael Jackson Impersonator, Rogers fondly recalls while at one of three Jackson’s 'BAD' concerts he attended, “I was dancing to Billie Jean in the aisle and suddenly found myself under the spotlight and on the jumbo screen. I was then asked by Michael to join him onstage. This event garnered mass media attention!” This first dance was only the beginning of Michael Jackson’s respect and recognition of Joby’s talent. As a 1989 Christmas present, Jackson gave Joby an RIAA certified Platinum “Thriller” Album presented to Rogers in his own name.
Joby (as Michael Jackson) is a gifted entertainer whose talents have gained him international recognition. Joby is the only Michael Jackson impersonator to appear on the cover of the Rolling Stone magazine. Joby Rogers was personally chosen by Michael Jackson as his number one choice of Michael Jackson impersonators after reviewing 116 of the top Michael Jackson impersonators in the world. Joby's national television appearances include MTV, VH1, NBC, CBS, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Conan O’Brien, E!, Jenny Jones, Ricki Lake, Comedy Central, and many local TV appearances. Joby has performed on tour in arenas, theaters, casinos, and colleges for corporate and private functions in the USA and internationally. Joby frequently tours and stars in Las Vegas review shows such as LaCage Aux Folles, Hollywood Superstars, and Legends Alive." USA Today, London Now, New York Post, Forbes, Marie Claire and numerous other printed media. Joby has made appearances with celebrities such as B.B. King, Lenny Kravitz, Jon Bon Jovi, Duran Duran, Cyndi Lauper, Maroon 5, Jimmy Buffet, Mark Wahlberg and many others."
This is truly a class act and one you do not want to miss!!!