Who Are the 'The Masked Singer' Season 3 Contestants? Best Guesses & Reveals So Far
[Warning: This gallery contains MAJOR spoilers for Season 3 of The Masked Singer.]
The performers in Group A who took the stage were White Tiger, Turtle, Miss Monster, Llama, Robot, and Kangaroo. Welcomed by host Nick Cannon, along with panelists Jenny McCarthy, Nicole Scherzinger, Ken Jeong, Robin Thicke and guest panelist Jamie Foxx, the contestants all took their turns at the mic.
After performing their songs, the audience voted for their favorites leaving, and ultimately Robot was the first unmasked celebrity. Safety didn't last long either as the remainder of Group A — Llama, Turtle, Miss Monster, White Tiger and Kangaroo — who performed again on February 5 with special guest panelist Jason Biggs. In the end after battling to stick around, Llama was the unlucky contestant sent packing.
In Week 3, during the Group A championships, Miss Monster, Kangaroo, White Tiger and Turtle all performed for the panelists which were joined by guest Leah Remini. Each taking a turn, audience members were left to vote for their favorites and in the end they sent Miss Monster packing.
In Week 4, it was time for the Group B kickoff as six new competitors were introduced. Frog, Elephant, Kitty, Taco, Mouse and Banana all vied for a spot in the next round. In a fun side competition, heavyweight champions Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder took to the stage for a promotion of their upcoming match. In the end Elephant was the unlucky contestant that was sent home.
In Week 5, it was Group B's turn once again to perform with guest panelist Gabriel Iglesias joining the team. Banana, Mouse, Frog, Taco and Kitty all took turns singing for a chance to make it to the following week's championships. Ultimately, Mouse was sent home as they had the least amount of fan votes.
In Week 6, Group B's Championships took place as Frog, Taco, Kitty and Banana performed for the panelists and special guest, returning winner T-Pain. After vying for votes, it was Taco's turn to go home.
In Week 7, it was finally Group C's turn to take to the stage with Night Angel, Bear, Astronaut, T-Rex, Rhino and Swan putting their best performance foot forward. After their numbers, it was Bear that was sent packing.
In Week 8, Night Angel, Astronaut, T-Rex, Rhino and Swan put their talent to the test and performed for their lives. Joined by guest Joel McHale, the rest of the panelists put in their guesses when Swan was eliminated from the competition.
In Week 9, Night Angel, Astronaut, T-Rex and Rhino competed to determine Group C's champions with the help of guest panelist Will Arnett. Ultimately, T-Rex was the celebrity sent home.
In Week 10, the Super Nine came together to compete with Group A's Turtle, Kangaroo and White Tiger, Group B's Kitty, Banana and Frog, and Group C's Night Angel, Rhino and Astronaut going face-to-face. One member from every group was pooled into the bottom three with White Tiger, Banana and Rhino all at risk. Ultimately, it was the rambunctious White Tiger who was sent packing.
Find out who was behind the disguise in the gallery above and check out all of the clues revealed so far about the other contestants below.
Songs: "Kiss From a Rose," "Say You Won't Let Go," "There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back" and "Higher Love"
Clues: Tough exterior; treadmills are a weakness; was at the starting line with other newcomers; others burned too bright; taking it 'step by step'; ready to break out of shell; grill and burgers; big splash; bunny ears; opportunity to break out of shell; expected to act a certain way; wants to rebel; punk rock; "don't rave ever" on chalkboard; "If I'm gonna sing a love song, I'm gonna sing a love song"; having a shell of a good time; football field goal; Ms. S; bat; Seoul, Korea; valentine for Nicole after a morning they shard together; hardcore about everything; became one with the turtle disguise like a method actor; runs 10K with the heavy costume; comic book hero ($10.13); not known for just one thing.
Identity: Among the guesses from the panelists/fans are Joey McIntyre, Jesse McCartney, Zac Efron, Donnie Wahlberg, AJ McLean, Billie Joe Armstrong, Darius Rucker, Nick Lachey, Jaden Smith, Hunter Hayes, Drew Lachey, Nick Lachey, Brian Littrell and Chris Evans.
Songs: "Dancing on My Own," "You Know I'm No Good," "Diamonds" and "Not Ready to Make Nice"
Clues: Bounces back; comes with baggage; I'm a survivor; outback; recently lost someone who held the family together; spotlight for wrong reasons; gramophone; vulnerable; fight for family; bullies never win; dream; scary in spotlight; kangaroo kourt; watching life from sidelines; basketball game; nail polish; everyone against them; wants to get back in the game; fresh start and good example for little roo; empowered; family support; brother calls her the family glue; resilient; model airplane; angel; grace under pressure; valentine for Leah after connection; brave face; vilified by rumors in the past; nerves; out of league; baby kangaroo doll; never lived in Australia.
Identity: Guesses for this contestant include Jordin Sparks, Jordyn Woods, Kelly Rowland, India.Arie, Iggy Azalea, Candace Parker, Tatiana Ali, Gabrielle Union, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Lindsay Lohan, Amber Rose and LeAnn Rimes.
Songs: "U Can't Touch This," "In Da Club," "You Dropped a Bomb on Me" and "Jump"
Clues: Strength for days; warts are his weakness; metamorphosis has been anything but typical; left the storm as fast as a lightning bolt; hasn't had a chance to change their images; leftovers bag; 1996 games; now they can write their own masterpiece; microphone; money bills (100, 5, and 1); ready to drop hammer; came here to win; brings frog to life; new lease on life; mirror; the letters "s" "c" and "i"; basketball; "all that in a frog-eat-frog world"; $19; prince of game; toy soldiers; P.E. was their favorite class in school; being on stage in unusual; friend is an unusual woman who is instrumental in their career but not seen; they've known each other since they were tadpoles; shampoo and car; looked after them in LA; first talk-show experience as a child; perservere; friendship bracelet for T-Pain that reads "all we do is win"; reinvigorated passion for performing; doesn't have to worry about image; power naps; knight in shining armor; not a trained dancer.
Identity: Michael Johnson, Carl Lewis, Ray J, Alfonso Ribeiro, Kevin Hart, Omarion, Ludacris, Tommy Davidson, Lil Romeo and Cisko were among the guesses made when it came to this singer's identity.
Songs: "Dangerous Woman," "Mercy, "Mama's Broken Heart" and "It's All Coming Back to Me Now"
Clues: Strength is nine lives, hairballs are a weakness; at home among the weird and the wonderful; almost like the show is made for them; wizard; wipe slate clean; lonely; people think of them as the person they once were; start from scratch; pirates; nuzzle into your heart; shattering rose; pick of the litter; being someone no one has seen before and has always been inside of them; performing was a fantasy; loves sewing; modern dress for a family member; red riding hood cape; transformation; ring a bell; never felt more themselves; English was their favorite subject in school; used to write mini sci-fi books for classmates; wore heart on fur; their BFF dishes gossip; friends since they were little; Kitty has a love of poems and horror films; dramatic; dark side will help in competition; bracelet for Robin that reads "fireworks"; started out young and struggled with image; odd cat out; let freak flag fly; bare soul; building confidence; Christmas Tree returns, best time of the year; Robert Redford helped them get their first role.
Identity: Julianne Hough, Paris Hilton, Nicole Richie, Millie Bobby Brown, Sarah Hyland, Amanda Seyfried, Cristina Ricci, Katy Perry, Kristen Bell, Haylie Duff, Vanessa Hudgens and Emma Roberts were among the guesses for Kitty's identity.
Songs: "A Little Less Conversation" "Achy Breaky Heart," "Lean on Me" and "Sweet Home Alabama"
Clues: Splits are their strength, brown spots are their weakness; cowboy hat; puffer fish; running late; rodeo; tough on the outside, smoothie on the inside; hoot to have at parties; blue collar; can't wait to peel back layers; just wants to see you smile; disguise inspired by daughter; cathartic being the banana; appealing; 2:13 time; team called meeting about rebranding image; "get 'er done"; cowboy boots; posters for "Sons of Bananarchy," "Banana 'CHIPS'"; embracing flaws; Art is favorite school subject; living for performing; driven; banana's kids praise their role model; tell story about teaching them to drive and building a race track; dealt with a lot of heartburn; bracelet for Jenny that reads "nineties"; party boy; forgot lyrics because of traumatic injury; not ready for trip to end; mullet; "I'm funny but not standup funny."
Identity: Bill Engvall, Ed Helms, Darius Rucker, Larry the Cable Guy, Eric Estrada, Billy Bob Thornton, Michael Andretti, Brad Paisley, Johnny Knoxville, Bret Michaels and Billy Ray Cyrus were among the guesses.
Songs: "You Give Love a Bad Name," "Million Reasons," "Shout!" and "Rise Up"
Clues: Something about the night is so delicious; felt deeply blessed; number 4; doors always open; brought down like a landslide; best magic trick; number 2 key; gangster grandmas; my prerogative; a little bit dangerous and little bit sweet; lost in the crowd; bang bang; castle/strawberry; rejection; sweet tea; built an empire; destiny; a million reasons; lend a helping wing; therapeutic; performing since they were a teen; high school friend; disco ball; missed out on a lot; rotary phone; astronomy test has A+; school graduation over career advancement; earned this; still struggles with confidence; Jenny Lego set Good Times; on cloud nine; avoided being centerstage; has helped others; song is a mantra; tricycle; not just a voice, also a mogul.
Identity: Taylor Dayne, Monica,Lil' Kim, Regina King, Sia, Jessica Simpson, Taraji P. Henson, Toni Braxton, Mayim Bialik, Janet Jackson, Tamar Braxton, Brandi and Tisha Campbell were among the guesses for this competitor.
Songs: "You Say," "Signed, Sealed, Delivered," "Shape of You" and "Never Gonna Give You Up"
Clues: Always have dreamed of flying high; excited to explore new territories; broom; bumpy voyage; heart throbbing; code blue; not a pitch-perfect landing;whole new mission; fresh start; circle of life; foothold; Orion's belt; overreached; was lonely; wandered for 500 days; sing a song from a dear friend; we can all reach the stars, mob name; at home in space suit; only human; bropilot; coffee; dice; can be total space cadet; fell on face; bye bye bye; bridge; stumbles; let whole world see heart; Nicole Lego set at mall for birthday party; pot and pan drums; blast labels; forced to start over; support system; not competitive; broken world record; never had traditional voice training.
Identity: Adam DeVine, Josh Hutcherson, Lance Bass, Zac Efron, Donald Glover, Corey Feldman, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Eddie Vedder, JC Chasez, David Archuleta and Ryan Tedder were among the guesses.
Songs: "Have a Little Faith in Me," "Nice to Meet Ya," "Tracks of My Tears" and "What a Man Gotta Do"
Clues: Exterior is tough; gentle giant; center-stage and toast of the town; being on top became an addiction; bike; crashed and burned; Faith; grand ole opry; leap of faith; butterfly; ready to soar again; flying high; wild; risk taker; guitar; up and down; free falling; south; wife is a guardian angel; diamond ring; dinner roll; family and success; top of field; used to criticism; praise is nice; college roommate reveals; surf boards; three quarters and up arrow; chicks couldn't resist in college; Mars with cowboy hat; Missouri; total softie; journey has pushed them; was a crowd pleasure in the past; built to take to the sky; music has been passion; billboard charts; risk taking gambler; not as tall as they appear.
Identity: Jason Aldean, Tim Tebow, Tim McGraw Chris Pratt, Ryan Lochte, Will Ferrell, David Hasselhoff, Will Arnett, Vince Gill, Duff McKagan and Derek Jeter were the celebrities guessed for the disguise.
Stay tuned for more clues as the competition goes on.
The Masked Singer, Season 3, Wednesdays, 8/7c, Fox