'The Masked Singer' Recap: Nicole Scherzinger Guesses the Deer's Identity Correctly

The January 16 episode of the FOX series features the performances of the lion, the deer, the peacock, the monster and the unicorn.

AceShowbiz - A new episode of "The Masked Singer" that aired on January 16 brought the performances of the lion, the deer, the peacock, the monster and the unicorn. Performing first was the lion who hinted that she loved "using my voice to help others" before performing a rendition of Nina Simone's "Feeling Good".

Panelists Jenny McCarthy, Ken Jeong, Nicole Scherzinger and guest panelist Joel McHale threw several names who they thought could be the one behind the mask. Jenny guessed Kelly Rowland, while Nicole went for Hailey Baldwin. Joel thought thought the lion could be Emily Blunt.

The next performer was the deer. He hinted that he's an athlete by saying that he knows "how to throw." He sang "Get Your Shine" by Florida Georgia Line, making Joel guess him as Brett Favre. Robin Thicke believed he was Ben Roethlisberger, while Nicole guessed Terry Bradshaw.

Taking the stage to sing OneRepublic's "Counting Stars" was the peacock. As he said that he once was cast in "some dramatic roles," Joel guessed th peacock was Neil Patrick Harris. Robin said that he could be a magician, naming Criss Angel and David Copperfield as the possible identities behind the mask.

The unicorn later performed Britney Spears' "Oops.. I Did It Again". It was obvious that she's not a trained singer though she seemed to be more confident than the last time. Robin thought she could be gymnast Gabby Douglas with Nicole guessing Denise Richards. As for Jenny, she said her feeling told her that the unicorn could be Mary Lou Retton.

Rounding out the night was the monster as he performed Gavin DeGraw's "I Don't Want to Be". Robin's guesses were either Nelly or Derek Jeter.

It was later revealed that the deer was eliminated that night. Before unmasking himself, the panelists made their final guesses. Nicole, Robin and Joel thought the deer was Terry Bradshaw with Jenny going with Peyton Manny. Everyone in the studio was gasping when the deer was revealed to be NFL Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw!

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