Martin Kemp has described his stint on ‘The Masked Singer’ with spouse Shirlie Kemp as very “nerve-racking”.
The Spandau Ballet star and his partner – who was a backing singer in Wham! and one half of Pepsi and Shirlie – confessed it was essentially the most “nervous” both of them had ever been performing, regardless of their a long time lengthy music careers.
Whereas on air at Best Hits Radio on Sunday (15.01.23), Martin, 61, mentioned: “I’ve by no means accomplished something so nerve-racking in my life. I used to be extra nervous. I might actually hear my coronary heart in my ears.”
Martin – who has starred in West Finish productions like ‘Chicago’ – doesn’t see himself as a terrific vocalist however loves the “endorphin rush” of singing.
The bassist mentioned: “I’ve by no means considered myself as a singer however I really like doing it as a result of once you sing on the high of your lungs you get this unimaginable endorphin rush. That’s why folks sing at soccer and sing in church.”
The previous ‘EastEnders’ actor additionally revealed that it’s powerful singing within the costume, since you get so sizzling.
He mentioned: “It’s a lot more durable to sing within the masks than you think about it will likely be. You possibly can solely spend three minutes on the most in that masks… it’s so sizzling.
The pair revealed they went on the Joel Dommett-helmed present to “embarrass” their two youngsters, daughter Harley, 33, and son Roman Kemp, 29.
Roman – who hosts the Capital FM breakfast present – was disgusted at himself for screeching “take it off” to his dad and mom when the reveal was made on Saturday (14.01.23).
After discovering out the highest secret information, he tweeted: “ARE YOU F****** JOKING #MaskedSingerUK I JUST SHOUTED THE PHRASE “TAKE IT OFF” TO MY PARENTS I CANT UNDO THAT #MaskedSingerUK.”