Born in Philippines, Balang (John Philip Bughaw) is an eight year old dancer who has become a Internet sensation having won over millions of Internet users. Find out more about Balang in the article below.


Before Fame: Balang was born in Phillipines.

Career / Awards: He has appeared in The Ellen Show for four times.

 Family/ Relationships

Balang’s Parents Information

The 8-year-old Balang is born in Phillipines. Having no formal raining, Balang started dancing when he was 4 years old. He dances by copying the moves in the video or by moving along the music.

Balang’s Sensation

He gained popularity when he was 6 years old. Danica Doma, a neighbor of Balang started recording his video and started uploading on YouTube. The first video that gained popularity was cover on Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass”. Contact him on Instagram.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: John Philip Bughaw
  • Nicknames: Balang
  • Birthday: Not Available
  • Age: 8 years old
  • Gender: Male
  • Birthplace: Philippines
  • Current Residence: Philippines
  • Education: Not Available
  • Profession: Dancer, Student
  • Nationality: Filipino
  • Ethnicity/Race: Asian
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available
  • Earnings: Not Available


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available
  • Biceps: Not Available
  • Body Type: Chubby
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • His real name is John Philip Bughaw.
  • Baling started dancing when he was 4 years old.
  • His cover on Justin Bieber’s Sorry has been viewed more than 8 million times.
  • He has recently returned on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in the US.

Memorable Quotes:

Do what you like so you and your family can be happy. Continue to study and after you finish your education, follow your dreams.