Billy Joe Ledesma Crawford, popularly known as Billy Crawford, is a Filipino-American singer, dancer, songwriter, actor, comedian, and TV host.
He also become the youngest member of the "That's Entertainment" at age 7.
He has hosted a lot of talent shows in ABS-CBN namely, Pilipinas Got Talent, Your Face Sounds Familiar, and of course the popular noon time show It's Showtime.
But the international RNB artist left the noon time show after getting married to actress Coleen Garcia.
Billy is of the original hosts of the program along with Vhong Navarro, Vice Ganda, Anne Curtis, Teddy Corpuz, Karylle and others.
Previously, Vhong Navarro revealed the reason for his recurrent absences in the show.
“Ang dami niya kasing gustong gawin. Kaya ang hirap kung pagsabayin niya ang Showtime ‘tapos yung buhay may-asawa, ang bago niyang show, may album pa. Kaya ibinigay na muna sa kanya.”
“Ang tagal na niyang gustong gawin, ‘tapos hindi niya magagawa kasi ang dami niyang sked. Tapusin niya muna yun. Hindi pa niya nasabi kung kailan siya makakabalik,” he added.
In a recent episode of It's Showtime, Billy returned to host the popular noon time show.
He said that he missed the "madlang people" and that it was " good to be back home…"
“Masaya kami Billy kasi makakasama ka naming buong lingo… Kuys Billy! Welcome home,”
“We are happy that you’re here Billy at one week ka naming makakasama… sobrang na miss ka namin,” host Amy Perez added.
Some netizens were so happy to see him back in the show and wished that he would return for good.
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source: ABS-CBN Entertainment