2.4: The Halloween Show
How did Karen become
champion? How much is she holding onto? Why is Joey dressed like he's
ready to tear into Simon Belmont? The answers... and Ray Parker, Jr....
await inside this Halloween edition of the Singing Bee.
Karen's challengers are...
Angie, Erin, and Tino.
- 1962, Bobby Boris
Pickett, "The Monster Mash"
Band: "For my monster from his slab began to rise / Then
suddenly to my surprise / He did the mash / He did the monster
mash / The monster mash..."
Angie: "It was a graveyard smash." One!
- 1979, Charlie
Daniels Band, "The Devil Went Down to Georgia"
Band: "The boy said / My name's Johnny / And it might be a sin,
/ But I'll take your bet / You're gonna regret..."
KAREN: "Let me tell you how it's
Erin: "To take on a bigger spin."
Tino: "I bet you that I win."
Correct: "'Cos I'm the best there's ever been."
- 1967, Classics IV,
Band: "First you say no / You've got some plans for the night /
And then you stop / And say alright..."
KAREN: "Love is kinda spooky for a...
Erin: "I'm gonna let it all hang out."
Wrong, and kinda disturbing.
Tino: "Love is kinda crazy with a spooky little girl like you."
There you go.
- 1968, The Zombies,
"Time of the Season."
Band: "What's your name / Who's your daddy..."
KAREN: "Is he rich like me." That's three!
Let's meet our
players. Alice in Wonderland #24 Angie (Charlottesville, VA) is
a canine chef. Her specialty is a turkey/cheese/rice dish.
Officer #10 Tino (Honolulu, HI) does impressions. His best...
Cher. #99 Queen Karen was pulled up on stage by Jennifer Hudson.
Round 2, Singing
With The Enemy.
The players are
going to perform the same song together. The contestants must
sing the entire phrase correctly to score. Highest two scores
- 1968, Steppenwolf, "Born
to Be Wild."
Band: "Get your motor runnin'..."
Angie: "Head out on the highway..."
Band: "Looking for adventure..."
Tino: "In whatever comes my way." (our)
Band: "Yeah, darling, gonna make it happen..."
Karen: "Gonna live in this wild embrace"
(Take the world in a love)
Band: "Fire all of your guns at once and..."
Angie: "Explode into space."
Band: "I like smoke and lightning..."
Tino: "Heavy metal thunder."
Band: "Racin' with the wind..."
Karen: "With this feeling that I'm under."
Band: "Yeah, darling, gonna make it happen / Take the world in a love
embrace / Fire all of your guns at once and / Explode into space..."
Angie: "And like a true
nature child..." (.... nature's)
Band: "We were born..."
Tino: "Born to be wild."
Band: "We can climb so high..."
Karen: "Never gonna die..." (want to)
Band: "Born to be wild..."
Angie and Tino have two to
Karen's one. They'll move onto the Chorus Showdown!
Round 3, Chorus
- 1982, Michael
Angie: "Cause this is thriller / Thriller night /
There ain't no second chance against the
beast about to strike." Nope, it was "And no one's gonna
save you from the beast about to strike."
Tino, this is for
- 1980, Queen,
"Another One Bites the Dust"
Tino: "Another one bites the dust / Another one bites the dust /
And another one gone / And another one gone / Another one bites
the dust / Hey I'm gonna get you too / Another one bites the
dust." And Tino is the Singing Bee champion!
But can Tino sing for
his supper? We'll see in ... The Final Countdown...
Ray: "It's the Final Countdown!"
Seven songs, seven
missing phrases. For each one you get right, you get $5000. Get
five and you win $50,000. Miss three... back to the crypt with
"But I ain't seen nothin' like him / In any amusement
hall / That deaf dumb and blind kid..."
Tino: "I thought he saw'em all."
Correct: "Sure plays a mean pinball."
(1969, The Who, "Pinball Wizard")
|Song #2: "I
feel good / I knew that I would, now / I feel good / I knew
that I would now / So good / So good / I got you... / I feel
Tino: "Like sugar and spice." That's one!
(1965, James Brown, "I Got You (I Feel Good)")
"She'll only come out at night / The lean and hungry
type / Nothing is new / I've seen her here before..."
Tino: "Mind over matter." Nope, it's "Watching and waiting."
Jumped a line.
(1982, Hall & Oates, "Maneater")
"They're creepy and they're kooky / Mysterious and spooky /
They're all together ooky..."
Tino: "The Addams family." Two!
(1964, TV theme, "The Addams Family")
"If you wanna be with me / Baby there's a price to pay / I'm
a genie in a bottle..."
Tino: "You gotta rub me the right way." Got three.
(1999, Christina Aguilera, "Genie in a Bottle")
"Wake up you sleepyhead / Rub your eyes / Get out of bed /
Tino: "... Sticky?"
(1939, The Wizard of Oz, "Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead")
Wrong, but one of
the most outrageous moments in recent memory... Correct: "The
wicked witch is dead." And so is Tino, but we bury him with
$15,000. Can he win more? Find out next time.
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