The buzz is back for a brand
new season with special guest Toni Basil taking just four wanna-bees on
for a shot at $50,000. And as always, it's not about singing it well,
just singing it right. First three move on to the next round.
Your players tonight are..
Krystee, Malcolm, Michael, and Susie.
- 1980, Devo, "Whip
Band: "Crack that whip / Give the past the slip / Step on a
Krystee: "Break your mother's back."
Oh, so close...
Malcolm: "Uh na na ha ho whoo!"
Wrong, but funny.
Michael: "Break your mother's
back." Krystee just said that.
Susie: "Break your momma's back." THAT's how you do it.
- 1962, Little Eva, "The
Band: "My little baby sister can do it with ease / It's
easier than learning your ABCs..."
Krystee: "So come on, come on, do the Loco-Motion with me." RIGHT!
- 1991, Divinyls, "I
Band: "I search myself, I want you to find me / I forget
Malcolm: "I want you to find me."
Michael: "I want you behind me."
Correct: "I want you to remind me."
- 1980, the Vapors,
Band: "You got me / Turning up / and turning down / I'm turning
in / I'm turning 'round / I'm turning Japanese / I think I'm
Malcolm: "I really think so." That's three!
Meeting our players
now... Susie Oh's a wedding-gown designer from Pacific
Palisades, CA. Krystee was state champion baton twirler three
years in a row. Malcolm is a movie theater greeter.
Round 2, Blind
The band will play
the opening riff of a song. When they start, you sing in the
opening lines exactly.
- 1975, Hot
Chocolate, "You Sexy Thing"
Susie: "I believe in miracles..." Correct!
- 1981, Softcell,
Krystee: "Sometimes I feel I've got to (C-Note: *Clap clap*) /
Run away". Correct!
- 1982, Men Without
Hats, "The Safety Dance."
Malcolm: "We can dance if you want
to." Oops, it was "We can dance if WE want to." Susie and
Krystee are moving on!
Round 3, Sing the chorus:
- 1985, A-Ha, "Take
Susie: "Take on me / Take me on / I'll be gone / In a day or
two". A on the lyrics, D- on the singing.
This is to stay
- 1977, Debbie
Boone, "You Light Up My Life"
Krystee: "And you light up my life / You give me hope / To carry
on / You lighten my days..." Oops.
It was "You light UP my days." Susie is tonight's Singing Bee
Now it's time to
play for cash money in... The Final Countdown...
Ray: "It's the Final Countdown!"
wonders, seven missing phrases. For each one you get right, you
get $5000. Get five... $50,000 richer. But three strikes, and
you're outta here.
"A-wimoweh, A-wimoweh / A-wimoweh, A-wimoweh / A-wimoweh,
A-wimoweh / A-wimoweh, A-wimoweh / In the jungle / the
Susie: "The lion sleeps tonight." Ding!
(1961, The Tokens, "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
"Back at base / flash the message / Something's out there /
Floatin' in the summer sky..."
Susie: "99 red balloons go by." That's two...
(1984, Nena, "99 Red Balloons (99 Luftballons)")
"Everybody was kung fu fighting / Those kicks were fast
Susie: "In fact it was a little bit frightening..." Three!
(1974, Carl Douglas, "Kung Fu Fighting")
"Different types who wear a day coat / Pants with
stripes and cutaway coat / Perfect fits / Dressed up like a
million dollar trooper / Trying hard to..."
Susie: "Look like Gary Cooper." One more!
(1983, Taco, "Puttin' on the Ritz")
"Feel her breath in my face / Her body close to me / Can't
look in her eyes..."
Susie: "She's out of my league." WINNER!
(1987, Patrick Swayze, "She's Like the Wind")
And because this is
season 2, she's coming back next week to defend her title as
Singing Bee champion. See you then.
And Ray takes us out until next
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