Juan Karlos Labajo Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Oct, 2018
Facts of Juan Karlos Labajo
Date of Birth: 2001 , February-5
Age: 18 years old
Birth Nation: Philippines
Name Juan Karlos
Birth Name Juan Karlos Labajo
Nick Name Juan Karlos
Mother Maylinda Labajo
Nationality Filipino
Birth Place/City Consolacion, Cebu
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession singer and actor
Working For Star Magic
Net Worth $0.9 million
Famous for The Voice Kids (Philippines season 1)
Movies TTatlong Bibe
TV Show Maalaala Mo Kaya: Picture, Hawak-Kamay
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Filipino singer-songwriter, Juan Karlos Labajo is professionally known as Juan Karlo, co-managed by ABS-CBN's Star Magic and MCA Music Inc. (Philippines). He is also a guitarist, TV personality and occasional actor. Basically, he is the man of all seasons. Labajo rose to fame after participating in The Voice Kids where he came in third place. As of 2018, he is portraying the role of  Lucas Noble in the Philippine romantic family drama, A Love to Last.

Early Life Of Juan Karlos Labajo   

Juan Karlos Labajo was born on February 5, 2001, in  Consolacion, Cebu, the Philippines to Maylinda Labajo. He was too young when his father left his mother, so he was raised by the latter only but unfortunately, he lost his mother also in November 2013 when he was just 12. As of now, he lives with his uncle Jovanni and Grandmother Linda in Metro Manila. 

Juan Karlos Labajo's Career

Juan Karlos rose to fame after participating in ABS-CBN's reality singing competition, The Voice Kids season 1, he sang Adam Sandler's song, "Grow Old With You" in the bilnd audition. The popularity of the show helped him to gain public attention as a result, he finished the show in third place. After the show, he became a part of Star Magic, ABS-CBN's training and management center.     

CAPTION: Filipino actor and singer, Juan Karlos Labajo. SOURCE: LionhearTV

Labajo's first project with Star Magic was ABS-CBN's family drama series Hawak-Kamay. Then he featured in the  Philippine drama anthology series, Maalaala Mo Kaya,  Ipaglaban Mo: Sa Dulo ng Daan.

In August 2015, Juan Karlos released his debut album, JK including 8 songs, he also dedicated one song to his late mother. He was the  MYX Celebrity VJ for the month of October. After a year, he participated in the Filipino reality music competition show, We Love OPM and evicted along with Nonong, Elisse, Yassi, and Hideo on Day 23.

Labajo served a second time as the MYX Celebrity VJ for the month of January 2017. He also appeared in ABS-CBN's A Love to Last. He debuted in the film in February in Tatlong Bibe.

Juan Karlos Labajo's Net Worth

Juan Karlos Labajo is a popular Filipino singer and actor, he rose to fame after finishing third place in The Voice Kids. Since then he has appeared in many other projects and considering that we can assume he has accumulated an impressive net worth. As per some online sources, his estimated net worth is $0.9 million.  

Juan Karlos Labajo's Personal Life

Juan Karlos Labajo is quite ambitious and hardworking, he has achieved a massive popularity in short span of his career. He started his career as a child artist but as of now, he has successfully established himself as a popular Filipino singer and actor. Talking about his relationship status, he is possibly single at the moment. It seems he is very much focused on his career and does not have time for a girlfriend.  

Labajo lost his mother at the age of 12 but he has often mentioned in his interviews, his mother played a vital role in his career. He is a huge fan of Daniel Day-LewisJoel Torre and jazz artists  Django Reinhardt and Bill Evans. He is also an aspiring photographer. He has 770k+ followers on Instagram.

Once in an interview, Labajo shared his bullying experience, he told he was teased and punched because of his looks. His caucasian looks often left people the impression that his family was well-off but in reality, they were in debt and were forced to move. He collected and sold junk to improve his financial status.  

Labajo's grandmother, Erlinda asked for financial support from Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III after he made the semi-finals of The Voice Kids, though the amount was only P100 still he was grateful for the governor's support.

Body Measurement

  • Age: As of 20181, he is 17 years old.
  • Weight: He weighs 66kg (145.5 lbs).
  • Height: He stands at an average height.
  • Zodiac sign: Aquarius

Check out the interview of Juan Karlos Labajo,  

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