JK Labajo says that each of them have their own blessings.
Singer-actor Juan Karlos (JK) Labajo
responded to comments comparing him to fellow singer Darren Espanto. Both teens
were products of the singing contest, The
Voice Kids season 1.
Talking to members of the entertainment
media during the press conference for his upcoming concert entitled One Voice, the 15-year-old said, “The
both of us have our own things. Siya, meron po siyang mga kayang gawin na hindi
ko ho kayang gawin. Mayroon pong mga bagay na kaya kong gawin na hindi niya po
According to JK, while he does acting (he
appeared in defunct primetime shows Pangako
Sa’yo and Hawak Kamay), Darren is
doing very well with singing.
“I really hate it when people compare us
kasi parang it’s like comparing a stone to water. Two different things na
parang hindi comparable at all,” he shared, adding that each of them are
receiving their own blessings.
Saying that he and Darren are still friends
who treat each other like brothers until now, JK later said that he does not
like competing with anybody. “Personally, I don’t want to and I don’t need to
compete with him kasi hindi po ako gano’n klase na parang nakikipagpagalingan.
I don’t have anything about competition… to anyone at all. Gusto ko, kung ano
‘yung ibibigay sa’kin, masaya na ako ‘dun, kontento na ako ‘dun,” he said.
Meanwhile, aside from his upcoming concert
with fellow The Voice of the Phillippines
alums Jason Dy and Klarisse de Guzman, JK, who recently became a Pinoy Big Brother celebrity
housemate, said that he is working on his second album and an upcoming