Andrew Lloyd Webber says this Only Murders star ‘can’t sing’
In an exclusive preview from October 12 The Masked Singerthe Broadway legend joined the panelists Ken Jeong, Jenny McCarthy, Nicole Scherzinger and Robin Thicke as contestants performed music from his extensive body of work. But after Jeong guessed this newcomer Robogirl was actually Selena Gomezit is Only murders in the building costar Delevingne, the composer had to disagree.
“But she can’t sing!” Lloyd Webber refuted Jeong’s suggestion. “Cara Delevingne is adorable. But she can’t sing as well as this girl, whoever she is.”
Jeong fired back, saying, “You don’t know me or Cara Delevingne!”
McCarthy eventually pointed out that the audience applauded Jeong more by mentioning Gomez than Delevingne, suggesting he should submit her for consideration instead.
Then, to massive applause from the crowd, Jeong caved in, shouting, “It’s Selena Gomez!”
“They’re clapping,” Thicke added, referring to the audience, “Because it’s over.”
During the October 5 episode, shark tank investor John Daymond and the Brady’s Bunch brothers were all unmasked and eliminated. In a exclusive interview with E! Newthe small screen siblings, aka Barry Williams, Christopher Knight and mike lookinland– explained how excited they were to be working together again.
“I was thrilled to do it because it’s the most unique opportunity show business has to offer,” Williams said. “It was about getting out and having freedom of expression and singing and moving around and being in a competition and I enjoyed that on all levels. I was very happy to get the call . I think it worked out well that all three of us could do it together.”
Watch Lloyd Webber and Jeong’s full interaction above and catch The Masked Singer Wednesdays at 8 p.m. Fox.
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