publication date: Wednesday, November 8, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: This egotistical Brit sings (and swings) when he's winning, which he's been doing on the charts ever since he told his old band "take that."
explanation: Williams was a pop singer formerly of the band Take That. The clue refers to his album titles "The Ego Has Landed," "Sing When You're Winning," and "Swing When You're Winning." more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Todd Brotsch, Adrianne Rodgers, Josh Paddison, and Aaron Weiss
trivia: The source image is the cover to Williams's album "Intensive Care."