Syd Hartha is a famous Filipino pop singer, YouTuber, and social media star. Her father, Marcus Adoro, is accused of abusing and harassing her. Netizens and fans are calling out for him to get punished.
Syd is best known for her YouTube channel’s original acoustic and vocal covers. She also released a number of her singles.
Syd Hartha Real Name And Career Highlights
Syd Hartha’s real or full name is Syd Hartha Chua.
She is a singer-songwriter who has released her originals, such as Tila Tala in 2018 and Ayaw in 2019. She primarily belongs to the alternative, indie, and pop genres. She also performs at concerts and events.
She launched her YouTube channel in 2014. Some of her most popular videos are the covers of Young Dumb And Broke by Khalid and Titibo-Tibo by Moira Dela Torre.
In addition to covering songs, Syd shares lip sync videos, daily lifestyle updates, and other content on her social media.
According to All Famous Birthday, the talented youngster has a net worth of $1.5 million. Besides, Syd has received multiple nominations and won the Awit Awards for Best Folk-Pop Recording.
Father Marcus Adoro Allegedly Abused Syd
Marcus Adoro, the guitarist of the rock band Eraserheads, is the father of Syd Hartha.
Sadly, he is accused of abusing his daughter. On September 12, Syd took to social media and opened up about her experience.
She mentioned how her birth father was absent for 15 years of her life and how she yearned to know and be with him.
Syd further said that she would never forget all the abuse she faced from him. Because of his malicious behavior, her mother and relatives kept her away from him.
She did not specify anyone but mentioned the nickname Makoy, which appears to be her father, Marcus. According to Syd, the man physically hurt her many times and even hit her head on the wall.
In August, Syd released a song called Ayaw (Don’t Want) about taking a stand against abuse and harassment.
Syd Hartha Is Not The Only One Abused
Syd Hartha appears not to be the only one having faced abuse from Marcus Adoro. Barbara Ruaro, Adoro’s former partner, has also claimed to have faced similar trauma.
Syd has shared screenshots of her chat with Barbara, expressing concern that the person is dangerous. It includes a photo sent to Barbara by someone who looks like Adoro, with a disturbing message saying that she could be raped.
In a Facebook post on September 6, Barbara posted a photo of a cut above her eye, saying that someone she loved and cared for did it to her.
She talked about facing all kinds of domestic violence – physical, psychological, verbal, and sexual, from the said person. She called the preparator a selfish man.
Barbara wanted to remind everyone that he has created a vicious cycle that must be stopped. She has further assured that she will not stop until justice is served.
In the comments, someone asked if she was referring to Marcus. Both Barbara and Syd liked the comment.
Barbara and Marcus had previously worked together on the film Dog Days.
Syd Hartha Mother Is Not Known
The 20-year-old has never revealed her mother’s details. She has not mentioned her siblings or other family members, either.
All that is known about her mother is that she has sought to shield her kid from her abusive father.
Syd occasionally posts pictures, especially childhood pictures with her mother. Her birthday appears to be on May 5.
Syd Hartha was born and raised in the Philippines. She was born on October 31, 2001, and her birth sign is Scorpio.