Masked Singer in bizarre fix row as furious fans insist Amber Riley was sent home early | The Sun
THE Masked Singer fans shared a wild theory that the final has been fixed after Amber Riley was sent home.
Dreamgirls and Glee vocalist Amber was performing on the series as Jellyfish and was unmasked on Saturday night.
The songstress won the US show last year dressed as Harp, and fans it was too much of coincidence that she got knocked out of the UK version in the semi-finals.
One said: "Got to have been rigged because Amber Riley won the American version"
Another complained: "Fix! Amber Riley is the best singer!"
A third said: "Honestly now.. the jellyfish going out in the masked singer tonight is like Leona Lewis in the xfactor against Jedward and losing!! I’m am steaming"
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As a fourth shared: "Makes me think this show is fixed.. and she probs had to go back to America…"
The Glee star narrowly missed out on a place in the final and was sent home with Jacket Potato, who was unveiled as 80s legend Richie Sambora.
The judges were stunned by the unveiling, with Amber explaining that she "picked songs that people would not recognise my voice".
And Joel Dommett said: "You sang a Bon Jovi song tonight and Richie Sambora is on the show, he's just been revealed."
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A stunned Amber replied: "Are you being serious?", to which Joel added: "I am being serious."
The American actress, who played Mercedes Jones, belted out Bon Jovi hit Shot Through the Heart as she took to the stage for the final time.
This means Fawn, Phoenix and Rhino made it through to the grand final.
It comes after fans were stunned that American rock guitarist Richie, who is best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Bon Jovi from 1983 to 2013, was revealed as the hot spud.
Davina McCall was correct with her guess and admitted she had "goosebumps".
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