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Young Blackpink fans spotted in Talisay, Cebu

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The K-pop craze is real!

K-pop group Blackpink is really making an impact as even kids are now getting hooked to their hits and dance moves.

Check out these cousins from Barangay Cansojong in Talisay City, Cebu, who are going viral for busting some moves to Blacpink’s “How You Like That.”

Little blinks from Talisay

WATCH: Blackpink is really in the area with this video! Cousins Charles Peter Dela Cuesta, 8; Josh Tin Dela Cuesta, 5; Clarl John Dela Cuesta, 9; and Carl Brian Zapanta, 9, showed their dancing skills during a birthday party of a relative in Cansojong, Talisay City, Cebu. Chearlim Cañeda, 24, a cousin of these kids, took the video, while her sister Glorivie Cañeda uploaded it in her social media account last August 8, 2020. The young boys are said to be big fans of the K-pop group Blankpink and hope that the group will take notice of their performance. What do you think of these young Blinks? | via Immae Lachica #CDNDigital

Posted by CDN Digital on Sunday, August 9, 2020

Now these Blinks, the official fandom name for the Korean pop group, have some talent.

The kids in the video are cousins Charles Peter Dela Cuesta, 8; Josh Tin Dela Cuesta, 5; Clarl John Dela Cuesta, 9; and Carl Brian Zapanta, 9.

According to their cousin Chearlim Cañeda, she took the video last August 8, 2020, during a relative’s birthday party within their compound in the city just south of Cebu City.

“They are avid fans of Blackpink and every time they get the chance to perform, they give it all their best,” said Cañeda.

She said that since these boys love Blackpink so much, they already made a couple of videos with their other cousin, Shawn, 9, (who is not in the video) and even made their own page dubbed “Shawn TV.”

Cañeda that since the cousins are avid fans of the K-pop group they always make dance videos and upload it online, hoping that they get noticed by the group.

Well, they are on the right track as the video, since it was uploaded on August 8, has already been viewed over 4 million times.

Looks like these little “Blinks” are making a splash alright. Let’s just hope it’s strong enough to reach their idols.  /bmjo

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