Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin turned out to be the bear on Wednesday in The Masked Singer episode after rapping Baby Got Back.
The 56-year-old politician stumped the entire panel after performing Sir Mix-a-Lot’s blatantly sexual 1992 hip-hop song in honor of big butts.
“I’ve seen it all. I’ve literally seen everything, ”says panel member Robin Thicke, 43.
Rapping Bear: Sarah Palin turned out to be the bear in Wednesday’s The Masked Singer episode after tapping on hip-hop song Baby Got Back
In Palin’s cover of the Billboard chart topper, Robin believed that Tina Fey, 49, who famously introduced herself as Palin, was the Bear.
Nicole Scherzinger, 41, suspected Christina Applegate, 48, while Jenny McCarthy, 47, thought it was Candace Cameron-Bure, 43, and Ken Jeong, 50, believed it was Jodie Sweetin, 38.
Show host Nick Cannon, 39, was shocked when he helped Bear remove her mask.
‘Oh my God! Wow! You can’t believe it, “Cannon exclaimed.
Hit Number: 56-year-old politician stumped entire panel after performing Sir Mix-a-Lot’s blatantly sexual 1992 song in honor of big butts
Total surprise: presenter Nick Cannon, 39, was shocked when he helped Bear remove her mask
Holy snap! And she was rapping, “said Thicke.
Palin explained why she chose to be the bear.
The bear is part of my nickname growing up and the whole ‘Mama Bear’ thing, and they are in Alaska. They are in their front yard. Bear was easy, “she said.
The panelists: Robin Thicke, Jenny McCarthy, Ken Jeong and Nicole Scherzinger were fooled by Palin
Palin was also grateful to be allowed to change the lyrics for the Fox show.
“I was so thankful for The Masked Singer, they let me exploit men. I changed the lyrics and it was all about men, ”she said of the song about female buttocks.
“This is perhaps the most shocked I’ve ever been on this show,” admitted Nick who hosted the Fox series for three seasons.
Governor of Alaska: Clues showed playing cards referring to Palin’s home state of Alaska
Kicked butt: Palin was praised by McCarthy for telling her that she kicked the butt
The former Alaska governor was the first singer to be eliminated in Group C, who, according to Cannon, has among them “ one Guinness World Record, two Time Magazine Most Influential People awards, three New York Times bestsellers, and 36 gold records. ”
Bear described herself as “hunter and hunted” during her video cues package.
“Maybe I was a little polarizing, but like a bear, it’s to protect my cubs. Under this mask I found the courage to get out of my cage, to hide no more and to look the world straight in the eye. Tonight I’m exercising my right to a great performance, ”Bear said.
Group C: The former Alaska governor was the first singer to be eliminated in Group C, who, according to Cannon, has “ a Guinness World Record, two Time Magazine Most Influential People awards, three New York Times bestsellers, and 36 gold records among them. ‘
Changed Texts: The former Republican nominee for the vice president knocked on changed texts
Palin called the experience after the unmasking the “weirdest thing I’ve ever done and said it was all about” fun.
“It’s unity, all good. Something our country needs now, ”Palin said.
She then played Baby Got Back again unmasked with Cannon as her hype husband.
Mask Out: Palin then played Baby Got Back again unmasked with Cannon as her hype husband
Hype man: Cannon volunteered to be Palin’s hype man and played by her side
Group C also consisted of Swan who performed Pevery Lee’s Fever.
The jury suspected it could be Nina Dobrev, Jennifer Love Hewitt or Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Rhino, who described himself as a “soft giant” in his clue, sang John Hiatt’s Have A Little Faith In Me.
Swan song: Swan performed Fever by Peggy Lee during the Group C Kickoff episode
Wild guesses: The judges suspected Swan could be Nina Dobrev, Jennifer Love Hewitt or Sarah Michelle Gellar
Scherzinger said she had ‘a lot of confidence’ in Rhino after his performance, and Cannon teased her for ‘falling in love’ again with the one who was the longest act.
She suspected it was Tim McGraw, while Jeong chose Tim Tebow, and McCarthy thought it was Jason Aldean.
T-Rex also distributed the panel after performing So What by Pink.
Gentle giant: Rhino who described himself as a ‘soft giant’ in his clue package sang Have A Little Faith In Me by John Hiatt
Heart pounding: Scherzinger said she had ‘a lot of confidence’ in Rhino after his performance and Cannon teased her for ‘falling in love’ again with the one who was the longest act
Wide range: panelists thought Rhino could be Jason Aldean, Tim Tebow or Tim McGraw
Dinosaur Time: T-Rex also divided the panel after performing So What by Pink
The panelists suspected that T-Rex was Kourtney Kardashian, Maddie Ziegler or Rebecca Black.
Astronaut performed a moving rendition of You Say by Lauren Daigle, which made Scherzinger wipe away the tears.
“People say the sky is the limit, but if you’re an astronaut, the sky is just the beginning,” Astronaut said during his clues.
Moving rendition: Astronaut delivered a moving rendition of You Say by Lauren Daigle, leaving Scherzinger wiping away the tears
The panelists suspected that Astronaut could be Adam Devine, Josh Hutcherson, Lance Bass, or Zac Efron.
Night Angel rocked to You Give Love A Bad Name from Bon Jovi.
Then she told Cannon that she liked Night Angel’s “duality”, which can be “so sweet” and sometimes “bad.”
The jury listed Taylor Dane, Monica and Lil ‘Kim as options for Night Angel.
Just started: “People say the sky is the limit, but if you’re an astronaut, the sky is just the beginning,” Astronaut said during his clue package
The remaining Group C members will perform in the playoffs ahead of the Group C championships next week.
The remaining singers from Group A, B and C then compete for the Golden Mask trophy.
Lil Wayne, Drew Carey, Chaka Kahn, Tony Hawk, Dionne Warwick and Tom Bergeron were previously unmasked during season three of the hit Fox show.
Rock song: Night Angel rocked out to You Give Love A Bad Name by Bon Jovi