Dwight Howard Took Singing & Dancing Lessons For Masked Singer Appearance

Dwight Howard badly wanted to win The Masked Singer ... the NBA star took singing and dancing lessons, and even performed vocal drills at home, so he could belt out Little Richard's 'Tutti Frutti'

9/24/2021 11:15:00 AM

Dwight Howard badly wanted to win The Masked Singer ... the NBA star took singing and dancing lessons, and even performed vocal drills at home, so he could belt out Little Richard's 'Tutti Frutti'

Dwight Howard badly wanted to win The Masked Singer ... the NBA star took singing and dancing lessons, and even performed vocal drills at home, so he could belt out Little Richard's 'Tutti Frutti'

TMZ Sportstalked to the 35-year-old Lakers center after he was eliminated from the FOX show Wednesday night, following his performance of"Tutti Frutti" byLittle Richard, while wearing an extravagant Octopus costume."I did singing lessons. I did dancing lessons. I even did my own stuff, my own homework, drills that I never thought you'd have to do for singing."

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Bottom line ... whether it's on the basketball court or stage, Howard doesn't like to lose."I was infatuated with The Masked Singer, and trying to win this show. It was crazy."Unfortunately for Dwight, he was eliminated at the end of episode 1 ... but let's be honest, he was (literally) at a giant disadvantage.

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