CMT’s The Singing Bee is returning with new episodes in 2011, show host Melissa Peterman announced Friday (Nov. 19) in a tweet. “Big news! The Singing Bee is back for a 3rd Season on CMT! Want to play! Come audition for the show!” she wrote. The Singing Bee tests contestants’ knowledge of lyrics to well-known songs. Those who fail to accurately sing the correct lyrics are eliminated from the competition. The program is one of CMT’s highest-rated series of 2010. Peterman also stars in Working Class, CMT’s first scripted sitcom, premiering on Jan. 28. Find out more about auditioning for The Singing Bee at the show’s facebook page.