BRADLEY Walsh couldn’t conceal his shock as an 80s pop star appeared on The Chase.
The revelation got here as an unassuming contestant stepped as much as face Jenny ‘The Vixen’ Ryan on the ITV show.
Bradley Walsh was left shocked by the looks of an 80s pop star on The Chase
Ron from Northumberland was up first and as he launched himself to Bradley as a warehouseman who performed the guitar in his spare time.
The 58-year-old advised the host: “I play guitar in my native rock band.
“I have been enjoying guitar since I used to be 19 years previous and I did the golf equipment throughout the North East within the 80s and I am now simply enjoying 70s traditional rock music.”
Including that his present group was known as Contraband, Ron went on to disclose: “I used to be within the band that went on to change into Prefab Sprout.”
To which a stunned Bradley exclaimed: “No!”
“And I left as a result of I assumed it had a silly title,” Ron smiled.
A shocked Bradley stated: “You didn’t!”
Prefab Sprout had been an English rock pop band from County Durham fronted by Paddy McAloon.
9 of their albums reached the highest 40 UK album chart, whereas their single The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll peaked at quantity seven within the UK singles chart.
Viewers of Wednesday’s present hit Twitter to touch upon the musician’s look.
One wrote: “Liked Prefab Sprout. Vehicles And Women, The King Of Rock N Roll. The splendidly named Paddy Mcaloon. #TheChase”.
One other lamented: “Wow. He left due to the title!”.
Ron went on to financial institution £2,000 for the Ultimate Chase, enjoying for a complete of £12,000 with regulation scholar Alex and retired market dealer Barbara.
Working collectively they beat the Chaser and took house £4,000 every.
The Chase airs weekdays 5pm on ITV.
Ron revealed he was a former member of the band Prefab Sprout
Prefab Sprout had been a profitable 80s pop bandCredit score: Rex
Ron went on to financial institution £2,000 for the Ultimate Chase
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