Apl.de.ap of the Black Eyed Peas is the idol of Arjohn, Gilbert, the young Aeta whose singing talent made him a YouTube sensation.
Gilbert also hopes to follow the footsteps of his idol, international artist Allan Pineda a.k.a. apl.de.ap of the Black Eyed Peas.
Arjohn admires Pineda as a performer and a fellow Cabalen. Arjohn was also born in Mabalacat, Pampanga while Pineda is from Angeles.
The two met recently during Pineda’s visit at Sapang Bato National High School in Clark, Pampanga.
The Black Eyed Peas sensation says that he wishes to perform with Arjohn in the future.