YouTube sensation Ronald Abante, also known as “Bunot“, who rose to online fame for his rendition of Michael Bolton’s “To Love Somebody, finally met his idol, Gary Valenciano on Gandang Gabi Vice aired November 30.
The Cebuano singer performs in different bars and hotels in Cebu City and works as a fisherman and also sidelines as a construction worker for his family.
Since it was uploaded on YouTube, his video has already garnered over 1 million views and got the attention of Ellen DeGeneres who invited him to appear on her show.
After performing on “Gandang Gabi Vice,” Abante revealed that Gary Valenciano is one of his all-time idols, prompting host Vice Ganda to call “Mr. Pure Energy” to the stage where he got a chance to perform a duet with him.