Six people are coming to play, and "All
My Friends Say" that one of them could win $10,000 if they know the
ROUND 1: Pick Four.
- 1993, Mark Chestnutt, "It Sure Is
BAND: Well it sure is Monday isn't it now / I gotta get myself through
the week somehow / I had a ball Friday..
Ashley: "It's Monday..." No, it's Saturday.
Brandon: "Saturday Sunday..." Closer...
Michelle: "And I sing it on Saturday..."
Adorable, but no.
Sara: "And then it was Saturday..." True,
Patrick: "Saturday Sunday..." No.
Christopher: "Saturday and Sunday" AND!!! AND!!! Got it.
- 2003, Sara Evans, "Suds in the
BAND: Our little pony-tailed girl / Growed up to be a woman / Now she's
gone in the blink of an eye / She left the suds in the bucket...
Ashley: "An' the clothes hangin' out on the line." PERFECT!
- 1978, Village People, "YMCA"
BAND: It's fun to stay at the YMCA / It's fun to stay at the YMCA / They
have everything / For young men to enjoy..
Brandon: "You can hang out with all the boys." That's right!
- 1977, Dolly Parton, "Here You Come
BAND: Here you come again / Lookin' better than a body has a right to /
That all I really know / Is here you come again...
Michelle: "... Here you come again." Again...
Sara: "Oh, here you come again." Again...
Patrick: "An' here I go!" We have four!
We are ready to buzz in with these for
newlywed, just turned 21
Virginia Beach, VA (orig. Buffalo, NY)
country radio DJ
ROUND 2: Random Shuffle (5 points per
- 1986, Dwight Yoakam, "Guitars and
Cadillacs". (thing only hangin' the that on is me keeps)
Christopher: "The only thing that keeps me hangin'
on." You forgot "Is" at the start.
- 2007, Fergie, "Big Girls Don't Cry"
(I'm like a child you their miss And a blanket misses gonna)
Ashley: "And I'm gonna miss you like a child misses their blanket."
- 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival,
"Bad Moon Rising." (a bound there the rise to take bad to your on it's
moon life Well)
Brandon: "There's bound..." No, it's "Well
it's bound to take you life, there's a bad moon on the rise".
- 2008, Taylor Swift, "Love Story" (I'll
be you'll the princess and the be prince)
Patrick: "I'll be the princess..." Nope, it's "You'll be the prince and
I'll be the princess."
After round 2:
ROUND 3: Singing With the Enemy (5
points per line)
First up is Christopher and Ashley...
- 1967, Johnny Cash & June Carter,
BAND: We got married in a fever
Christopher: "We got married on a farm"
(hotter than a pepper sprout)
BAND: We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson
Ashley: "Ever since the fire went out." (CORRECT)
BAND: I'm goin' to Jackson, I'm gonna mess around / Yeah, I'm goin' to
Christopher: "Jackson town." (Look out
BAND: Well, go on down to Jackson / go ahead and wreck your health / Go
play your hand you big-talkin' man and...
Ashley: "Make a big fool of yourself." (CORRECT)
BAND: Yeah, go to Jackson
Christopher: "... going to Jackson" (go
comb your hair)
BAND: Honey, I'm gonna snowball Jackson.
Ashley: "See if I care." (CORRECT)
Ashley was spot-on perfect.
Christopher... not so much. Next is Brandon and Patrick.
- 2003, Toby Keith, "I Love This Bar"
BAND: We got winners we got losers
Brandon: "Chain smokers and boozers" (CORRECT)
BAND: And we got yuppies, we got bikers
Patrick: "... Aiee..." (We got thirsty
BAND: And the girls next door dress up like movie stars
Brandon: "Hmm, hmm, hmm I love this bar" (CORRECT)
BAND: We got cowboys, we got truckers
Patrick: "We got all kinds of... "
(Broken-hearted fools and suckers)
BAND: And we got hustlers, we got fighters
Brandon: "And thirsty hitchhikers" (Early
birds and all-nighters)
BAND: And the veterans talk about their battle scars
Patrick: "Hmm, hmm, hmm I love this bar" (CORRECT)
Brandon has two for 10, Patrick has one
After round 3:
ROUND 4: Karaoke Showdown (2 points
Christopher... basically needs as many as
he can get.
- 2007, Kenny Chesney with George Strait,
Christopher gets... eight for 16 points,
giving him second place.
Patrick needs six words to knock
- 1961, Patsy Cline, "I Fall to Pieces"
Patrick gets... 13 out of 15, giving him
26 points, giving him 31 and the lead FOR NOW.
But here comes Brandon...
- 2002, Tim McGraw, "Red Ragtop"
Brandon chalks up... nine for 18, giving
Ashley just needs five to move on.
- 2008, Brad Paisley with Keith Urban,
"Start a Band"
Ashley gets... 13 for a total of 46
points! Two words shy of perfection!
ROUND 5: Chorus Showdown
Ashley gets control of a 2008 song by
Lady Antebellum. She will play.
- 2008, Lady Antebellum, "I Run To You"
Ashley: "This world keeps spinning faster
/ to a new disaster..." No, it's "into a
Patrick has a chance.
- 1967, Rolling Stones, "Jumping Jack
it's all right". BUT... it's all right.
Another chance for Ashley with...
- 2007, Trace Adkins, "You're Gonna Miss
Ashley: "You're gonna miss this / You're
gonna want this back / You're gonna wish these days hadn't gone by so
fast / These are some good times /
So take a good look around / You may not know it now / But you're gonna
miss this" Horribly offkey, but she is correct and in the driver's seat.
Patrick needs this...
- 1990, Garth Brooks, "The Thunder Rolls"
rolls, the thunder"... And Ashley outlasts the guys to win!
Can she seal the deal, though? Seven
songs, each one worth $500. Get five before you get three strikes, and
you're $10,000 richer.
It's time... for the FINAL COUNTDOWN!
Johnny you rosin up your bow / and play your fiddle hard / 'Cos
hell's broke loose in Georgia and the devil deals the cards
/ And if you win you get this shiny fiddle made of gold...
Ashley: "But if you
don't the devil
takes your soul." Close, it was
"But if you lose, the devil gets your soul".
(1979, Charlie Daniels Band, "The Devil Went Down to
Oh! Wanna dance with somebody / I wanna feel the heat with
somebody / Yeah! Wanna dance with somebody...
Ashley: "With somebody who loves me" LOVE IT!
(1987, Whitney Houston, "I Wanna Dance with Somebody")
I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean
/ Whenever one door closes I hope...
Ashley: "One more opens." ONE
(2000, Lee Ann Womack, "I Hope You Dance")
This love has taken its toll on me / She said goodbye / too
many times before /
And her heart is breaking in front of me / I have no
"'cause I don't say goodbye
anymore." It was "won't".
(2002, Maroon 5, "This Love")
Yeah I think I'll make me some homemade soup / Feelin'
pretty good and that's the truth /
It's neither drink nor drug induced / No I'm just...
Ashley: "Doin' all right." So
far, you are.
(2000, Travis Tritt, "It's a Great Day to Be Alive")
I'm letting go / So give me one more chance / To save me
from this road I'm on...
Ashley: "Jesus take the wheel."
One more to go!
(2005, Carrie Underwood, "Jesus, Take the Wheel")
If I stay here with you girl / Things just couldn't be the
same / 'Cos I'm as free as a bird now / And this bird....
Ashley: "you cannot change"
(1973, Lynyrd Skynyrd, "Freebird")
Someone played "Freebird"
and Ashley played it to $10,000 and the title of Singing Bee
More great music next week.
Remember, you don't have to sing it well, just as long as you sing it
right. Take us home, Steve.
For lyrics from the songs
featured in tonight's show, go to
www.cmt.com, keyword "Singing Bee".