Unless you’ve been living under a rock in the new year you’ve probably heard of the nation’s newest craze, The Masked Singer, and already have some conclusions on who the standout of the show, The Lion, might be. Self described as “Hollywood royalty” among other clues, many fans of The Masked Singer believe The Lion could be a member of the Kardashian/Jenner family or Carrie Underwood or well, anyone famous really. The Lion, who dazzled on the premiere episode, has sparked interest on social media with Twitter users guessing that the fierce feline could also go on to win the competition.
Airing on Wednesday nights, The Masked Singer is a new reality singing competition series that features 12 celebrities competing against one another with a unique twist – their identities are hidden behind elaborate costumes and their voices altered as to not give away any hints on who they may be. Dressed as different personas such as a Deer, Pineapple, or Alien to name a few, the celebrities give hints about their identity before performing a song for the panel of judges who then must determine who stays and who goes.
One singer has already been outed as NFL star Antonio Brown and in the coming weeks viewers will discover who is behind each costume. And with The Lion standing out at the forefront to the judges, audience, and viewers at home, everyone is guessing who it could be behind the mask.
Before her performance of Fergie’s "A Little Party Never Killed Nobody (All We Got)" on last Wednesday’s (Jan. 2) show, The Lion gave viewers a set of clues about her identity and with so many possibilities of who the Lion could be, here’s a look at the clues given to determine who she is: