publication date: Tuesday, May 10, 2005 (part of Round XXV)

category: Music

clue: You can't touch this goo's rapid career rise (and fall).

explanation: Amerie was an R&B singer of rapid success in the music industry, best known for her album "Touch" and her hit single "Why Don't We Fall in Love" ("fall"). more…

solved by: no one!

trivia: Scott phrased the clue to make it sound like MC Hammer in an attempt to dupe players and create chaos in the scores. Incorrect guesses included Craig David, Vanilla Ice, Gabrielle, Lance Bass, Scarface, and 17 for MC Hammer.


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