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Australian Idol winner Stan Walker wears a bizarre disguise during hilarious prank

He’s not afraid to tap into his humorous side.

And former Australian Idol winner Stan Walker pulled a hilarious prank at local pub in Auckland, New Zealand last week.

The 27-year-old attended an event at the watering hole wearing a long black wig and a quirky goatee as a part of a bizarre disguise, and even had a tattoo painted on his neck for the event.

Wigging out! Australian Idol winner Stan Walker wears a bizarre disguise with long black hair and a bandanna during hilarious prank in New Zealand 

Making an appearance on satirical YouTube news show Jono and Ben, Stan was shown participating in karaoke competition Panmure Idol for the prank.

The winner of the competition takes home a $1,000 prize and is determined by crowd votes.

Stan took the stage to sing RnB classic Let Me Love You by Mario, but ended up humming out of tune and missed the timing of the lyrics.

Who's that guy? The 27-year-old wore a long black wig and a quirky goatee as a part of his disguise

Who’s that guy? The 27-year-old wore a long black wig and a quirky goatee as a part of his disguise

As a result, an angry and disappointed audience booed Stan for his poor attempt.

Requesting a song change, the Loud singer suddenly belted out a ‘Kiwi’ tune, leaving the crowd flabbergasted.

Gushing fans quickly took their smartphones out and recorded the star as others profusely clapped and sung along, realising the disguised man was well-renowned artist Stan Walker. 

Not impressed: Stan missed the mark with an awkward tune as an angry and disappointed audience booed him for the poor attempt

Not impressed: Stan missed the mark with an awkward tune as an angry and disappointed audience booed him for the poor attempt

The Loud singer suddenly belted out a 'Kiwi' tune, leaving the crowd flabbergasted

He can sing! Requesting a song change, the Loud singer suddenly belted out a ‘Kiwi’ tune, leaving the crowd flabbergasted

It's Stan Walker! Gushing fans quickly took their smartphones out and recorded the star as others profusely clapped and sung along

It’s Stan Walker! Gushing fans quickly took their smartphones out and recorded the star as others profusely clapped and sung along

And it’s not the first time Stan has received a standing ovation. 

He initially rose to fame in 2009 as the winner of the seventh season of Australian Idol.

Since then, Stan released three studio albums and has been nominated for an ARIA Award five times.

Success: Stan initially rose to fame in 2009 as the winner of the seventh season of Australian Idol

Success: Stan initially rose to fame in 2009 as the winner of the seventh season of Australian Idol

Career: Stan (right) later released three studio albums and has been nominated for an ARIA Award five times 

Career: Stan (right) later released three studio albums and has been nominated for an ARIA Award five times 

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