AceShowbiz - "The Masked Singer" returned for its second episode on Wednesday, January 9. In the new episode of TV's biggest musical sensation, more epic face-offs were offered between rabbit vs. alien, raven vs. pineapple, and poodle vs. bee.
First up was the rabbit, who said he spent most of his life on stage though he added he was "never alone." He performed Ricky Martin's "Livin' la Vida Loca" and it made panelist Robin Thicke think is a seasoned singer, guessing he is NSYNC's Joey Fatone. Meanwhile, Jenny McCarthy though the rabbit could be a Boyz II Men member. The rabbit continued to hint at his identity, confirming that he's been in a band.
Going against the rabbit was the alien, who sang a rendition of Portugal. The Man's "Feel It Still." Robin said he got a Bella Hadid from her. On the other hand, Ken Jeong said that the alien could be Kourtney Kardashian. The alien bested out the rabbit and advanced to the next round!
The next face-off was between the raven and the pineapple. The raven, who saidthat she's hosted a talk show, took the stage first to perform a rendition of Ke$ha's "Rainbow". Jenny thought the raven is Sherri Shepherd, while Ken guessed for Star Jones.
Showing Michigan accent was the pineapple, who sang "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor. The panelists threw several names of celebrities that could be the one under the mask including Matthew McConaughey, Adam Sandler and even Barack Obama! Later, it was revealed that the pineapple's journey might stop because the raven won.
The poodle sang Pat Benatar's "Heartbreaker" for the final face-off of him against the bee. The judges thought he could be RuPaul, Ali Wong, Richard Simmons with Ken saying he believed the poodle is Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Meanwhile, the bee rounded out the night with her rendition of Sia Furler's "Chandelier". Robin praised her for her "beautiful bravado" with Jenny gushing over her "grace and beauty." The latter guessed Mary J. Blige or Lil' Kim while Robin went for Diana Ross. Nicole Scherzinger, meanwhile, thought she could be Dionne Warwick. The bee was later announced as the winner.
That night, host Nick Cannon revealed that the second celebrity to go home was the pinapple. Before he revealed his identity, the panelists made their final guesses. Robin went for Sugar Ray Leonard, Jenny guessed Chch Marin, Ken thought he is Jimmy Buffett while Nicole believed he's Kid Rock. The guesses were all wrong because the pineapple is comedian Tommy Chong!