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Sex Pistols’ John Lydon revealed as contestant on ‘The Masked Singer’

Intercourse Pistols‘ John Lydon was unmasked as a contestant on the US model of The Masked Singer final night time (November 10).

Within the newest episode of the present, which sees singers carry out in costume whereas hiding their identification, Lydon was revealed to be The Jester.

Through the present, he had lined Alice Cooper’s ‘Faculty’s Out’ and extra, whereas final night time’s episode noticed him share a model of American folks tune ‘Man of Fixed Sorrow’.

After the judges guessed that the individual behind the masks of The Jester was Alice Cooper, The Who’s Roger Daltrey, Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott, Van Halen’s Sammy Hagar and extra, Lydon was ultimately unveiled.

Watch his efficiency of ‘Faculty’s Out’ and his unmasking under:

Chatting with Billboard following his unmasking, Lydon revealed that he determined to look on the present for his spouse.

He mentioned: “Somebody contacted my supervisor and we mentioned it and I assumed it might be actually good as a result of it meant my beautiful spouse, who’s affected by Alzheimer’s, may get an amazing sense of enjoyable out of it if she managed to guess who it was.

“We’ve lived collectively for 47 years, Nora and I, so she will need to have some clues as to who I’m and what I can rise up to.”

Reflecting on his time on the present throughout his exit, he added: “We’ve solely received one life, and it’s essential to discover all the chances and be restricted by nobody for no cause.”

Elsewhere, Lydon lately described his time within the Intercourse Pistols in the course of the top of the band’s recognition as being “largely hell on Earth”.

The singer has mirrored in a brand new interview on the band’s heyday in the course of the late Nineteen Seventies, saying that the Pistols’ “soppy little pop songs” heightened their notoriety on the time.

“I don’t know that there was a lot glory. It was largely hell on earth,” Lydon advised the Metro newspaper’s Sixty Seconds column concerning the Intercourse Pistols’ first stint between 1975 and 1978.

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