You Might Not Know Their Names, But Plenty of Others Do.
Before there was any talk of guest-starring on the hit Fox series, “Glee,” and before she brought Ellen DeGeneres to tears on her daytime talk show, Charice Pempengco was just another girl from the Philippines hoping to pursue her dreams. After a stint on the country’s talent show “Little Big Star” proved unsuccessful, Charice (whose real name is Charmaine Clarice) turned to YouTube, and eventually became an Internet sensation. Since 2008, she has released two platinum albums, with a third record ranking number 8 on the U.S. charts, allowing her to become the first Asian artist in history to land in the top 10 of Billboard’s album chart.
Unknown World Pop Stars Make Their Mark
Source: ABC World News, abcnews.go.com
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