After a double elimination on Fox’s “The Masked Singer,” Ray Parker Jr. detailed his “enjoyable” expertise on the singing competitors present.
“It has been fantastic. … It was one thing new and completely different to do,” Parker instructed Fox Information Digital.
As Parker’s Sir Bugaboo costume was unveiled, he opened up in regards to the challenges he confronted whereas sporting the massive costume head, formed like a inexperienced Cheshire cat.
“It is sizzling inside. You’ll be able to’t breathe … you’re attempting to learn the lyrics, attempting to sing, attempting to carry out. … It will get even hotter as a result of they flip all these sizzling lights on,” Parker remarked.
He added that, whatever the singing circumstances, “the present should go on,” and he nonetheless had an pleasurable expertise being on “The Masked Singer.”
“You simply need to go on with the present. … I assumed it was fairly humorous. I took it as a … good piece of comedy, and it was entertaining. It was enjoyable to do.”
The musician is greatest recognized for penning the “Ghostbusters” theme tune greater than three a long time in the past, and he instructed Fox Information Digital he by no means would have guessed the tune would turn out to be so common.
“I did not suppose it was going to be a file or something. … The tune took on a lifetime of its personal,” Parker defined.
Parker was solely employed to create a tune for a 20-second clip within the movie and mentioned he by no means imagined it might acquire a lot traction.
“I am completely satisfied that it changed into what it changed into, however completely no thought, no clue that it may ever be this,” Parker admitted.
The Grammy-nominated musician moreover revealed he’s engaged on a brand new album, “Make America Excessive Once more.”
He mentioned his choice behind the title of his undertaking.
“For some motive, that simply looks like the best factor to do. … I might prefer to make America excessive once more like we had been within the ’60s … simply again to that period the place the nation was pushing ahead and going increased,” Parker instructed Fox Information Digital.