The LGBT reality dating series Booby I Love You, Purr features 15 contestants all fighting for Booby Lytes’ love.
None of the contestants stand out the way Ding A Ling does.
Born Bakari Kyle in Oakland, California, Ding A Ling showcases his unique charm while competing for Bobby’s affection.
Who is Ding A Ling in this thrilling gay dating series?
He Is a Vocalist and Rapper
Everyone would think of Ding A Ling as an unscripted TV big name, most notably from his role in Bobby I Love You, Purr as a cast individual. But in addition to his television career, he’s a talented singer and writer.
Ding A Ling has performed several roles, including Sentiments, Bad Dreams in Miami, and No Place. He isn’t dynamic in his internet-based entertainment platforms. His content contains brief recordings and some of his tunes.
He Boasts an Unmistakable Appearance
From his appearance, Ding A Ling’s age is between 30 and 35 years. He has tattoos all over his face and body, giving him an unmistakable appearance.
His thick dreadlock hair gives him a unique impression from the other contestants.
Many believe his looks give him an edge over other prominent gay celebrities.
He kept flaunting his hair in front of the cameras, supposedly to catch Bobby’s attention.
He Had to Quit the Show
Island Bo beat the other 14 contestants in the Bobby I Love You series to win Bobby’s affection and love.
Fans insist Ding A Ling would have won the content had he featured in the 7th elimination stage.
He had to quit the show after falling ill. Ding A Ling’s illness became so chronic that he had to get specialized treatment.
However, his absence couldn’t bring the show to an end. Bobby had to date the four remaining contestants.
It isn’t clear what illness made Kyle quit the show. Sources say he was battling cancer, and the treatment he was undergoing couldn’t let him continue past the sixth elimination stage.
He Doesn’t Seem to Get Along with His Folks
Ling A Ling seems gregarious throughout the show. He expresses affection and love for his fans, although he doesn’t hesitate to bash his critics on social media.
However, he doesn’t seem close to his folks, although he gets along with his cousins and brother.
Kyles’s brother, Victor Johnson, and cousins, Angelo Jeffrey and Jaleesa Jeffrey, describe him as having an adorable personality.
However, Ding A Ling wrote on his Facebook page in 2017, accusing his father of being too busy to show him how he should raise a family. He says his father was too busy raising another kid.
He, however, thanks his siblings for being there for him. While he doesn’t talk about his mother in public, critics insist he does have love for his parents.
Ding A Ling has other nicknames, including Ehe-Tre and GakTizzy. The Oakland native says he attended Cedar Slope High School. Yet, many believe he didn’t finish his education.
Ding A Ling is an interesting character who makes history for featuring in the first ever gay-related TV series.