[SPOILER ALERT: Spoilers forward for The Masked Singer.]
The fourth season of well-liked singing actuality competitors collection The Masked Singer kicked off with 5 new characters, The Sun, Giraffe, Popcorn, Dragon, and Snow Owls. Due to the Giraffe’s clue package deal and signature energetic sound, followers imagine they’ve already recognized him.
The Giraffe clues on ‘The Masked Singer’
In his clue package deal, the Giraffe took the viewers to his “glorious carnival.” While using a curler coaster, he famous he’s had “music in his blood” and that his profession has had its ups and downs.
The Giraffe additionally acknowledged that he “stuck his neck out” and took a “gigantic risk” however ended up turning into the “butt of everyone’s jokes” as he received pelted with inexperienced apples and purple tomatoes.
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Additionally, the Giraffe stated he was in “knots” however has since bounced again to attain success once more. The clue package deal concluded with the star using in bumper vehicles as he’s now “off to the races.”
The Giraffe then lit up the stage to his rendition of Grammy-Award profitable hit “Let’s Get it Started” by The Black Eyed Peas. His efficiency obtained a standing ovation from the judges, with Nicole Scherzinger giving him “kudos” for efficiently maintaining with the tough fast-paced track.
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Host Nick Cannon requested the Giraffe if he ever noticed himself on The Masked Singer, and the star admitted he didn’t however continues to be having enjoyable. He additionally hinted that he may be an artist as a result of the Giraffe famous it’s a “big deal” for him to carry out with out having to fret about his vocals.
Judge Ken Jeong stated he received “Garth Brooks vibes” from the Giraffe whereas Robin Thicke guessed 90’s rapper Vanilla Ice. Jenny McCarthy-Wahlberg believes Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker may be hiding within the costume.
Fans imagine the Giraffe is Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit
After the Giraffe’s efficiency, followers took to Reddit to share their perception that the masked star is the lead singer of three-time Grammy nominated 90’s rap-rock band Limp Bizkit, Fred Durst. One viewer famous the “butt of a lot of jokes” clue got here from his notorious feud with Eminem.
Giraffe additionally talked about being in “knots,” which could function a reference to the 1999 rivalry with the heavy metallic band, Slipknot. Additionally, the 50-year-old acknowledged he took a “gigantic risk,” which followers suppose is a nod to his cowl of The Who’s “Behind Blue Eyes.”
He additionally acknowledged he “stuck his neck out,” a doable clue to his five-year ban from Ukraine for writing a letter supporting Russian president, Vladimir Putin.
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Fans suppose the pelting with inexperienced apples and purple tomatoes refers back to the damaging opinions, particularly from Rotten Tomatoes, he obtained for The Fanatic, a 2019 psychological horror-thriller movie he directed.
Finally, the Giraffe hit a excessive striker that prices $three in his clue package deal, which followers identified probably serves as a nod to Limp Bizkit’s 1997 debut album, Three Dollar Bill, Y’all$. Watch The Masked Singer on Wednesdays at eight p.m. EST on FOX.
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