Len complimented the fluidity he saw in the arms. It was so great to be here at this show, said Shark Tank mogul Herjavec. For each dance-off, the couple with the highest remaining score picked the opponent against whom they wanted to dance; the chosen opponent was allowed to pick the dance style cha-cha-cha, jive, or salsa. Scores of 9-9-9-9 from the judges for a total of 36. But, tonight was one of her best nights, performance-wise. However, the dancing couple has outlasted many of the other contestants and surprised viewers by lasting as long as they did. When I lost my dad, I lost my very best friend, she said in a pre-taped interview package.
Casey has such a good heart, it's golden, she added. Lastly, Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess also received the happy news that they are indeed, safe. The lowest judges score, at 17, was handed to former basketball player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and his partner Lindsay Arnold Monday. Scores of 10-10-10-10 from the judges for a perfect 40. Sharna played a guardian angel who kept him alive. My dad just gave me, 100 percent, unconditional love. Before the elimination, Galloway said that he has no idea what will happen during the eliminations, but he still hoped for the best.
See both of Normani's dances below. It's been a terribly difficult year, the tech mogul told , adding, I was hollow and broken. Marilu and I actually sat down last week and had a heart-to-heart about what actually happened during our team dance, how we both felt about it and how we felt about each other. The look on his face when the announcement was made was really priceless since he really thought they might be going home this time around. Laurie Hernandez James Hinchcliffe 40 Jana Kramer 36 Laurie Hernandez James Hinchcliffe Calvin Johnson Jr. Jennie Finch-Daigle shares her love story through dance.
Bruno Tonioli seemed to be a big fan of the outstanding dance, saying he was razzle dazzled by that Foxtrot! Three pairs eliminated, while three move to the finals -- here's who's safe! That happened to be Julianne's favorite color, though the judge was more focused on the fresh and crisp aspects of the performance than the outfit. Unfortunately, none of that was used in our package this week so I feel like the audience was shortchanged a little bit and instead was fed footage that looked tense and uncomfortable. Here's a look at the remaining four contenders. It was a heartbreaking elimination for the Midwest former Bachelor star since he was reduced to tears when he heard the news. As soon as the music ended, Jana was in tears, and as they waited for their scores, Gleb began to cry too. Host Tom Bergeron L is pictured with pro dancer Emma Slater and retired baseball player Johnny Damon R on Dancing with the Stars April 30.
Season 26 returns May 7 with eight couples in the running, including figure skaters Adam Rippon and Mirai Nagasu. Having won at age 16, Hernandez is currently the youngest winner of the show, surpassing Olympic gymnast. It seems these pros are getting used to the transition from sporting arena to the dancing stage. Each team was coached by a judge for their first dance of the evening. His Argentine Tango to Believer by Imagine Dragons a mediocre 30 out of 40, and his Jazz routine trio to That's What I Like by Bruno Mars, apart from being more than a little sexist, left him with 28 out of 40 — the lowest score of the night. Bruno loved the sways Rashad displayed when changing direction.
The female Olympic gold medalist described her experience as an amazing ride so far and found that the challenges they faced in the competition, such as Hough's ankle injury, only strengthened their friendship. Though they clearly put their hearts and souls into it, it was more obvious than ever that Jana just wasn't on par with the remaining three other stars. The routine was classic and beautiful and earned rave reviews from the judges. Scores of 9-8-9-8 from the judges for a total of 34. Scores of 10-10-10-10 from the judges for Simone's first perfect 40 of the season.
Singer Leona Lewis also appeared to add her vocals to the show tonight. Early predictions pegged Tonya Harding and partner Sasha Farber as the first to exit, according to odds from. Carrie Ann continued to sweat over James, explaining, You are sexy because you just do it so right. Featuring beautiful arm and leg extensions and photos of her late father, the whole dance came together perfectly. In the past couple of weeks, she has had a lot of missteps and mistakes. Which contestant had to say goodbye tonight? Who will win the coveted Mirrorball Trophy? On the second night, the final three couples danced a fusion dance that fused two dance styles.
The pro dancer was engaged to Australian cricketer Shane Watson for two years, and also dated actor Tom Williams after they won the second season of Dancing with the Stars Australia. There's no more beautiful way to pay tribute to someone than with that, Carrie Ann Inaba raved. That said, she commented on the outfit too. Needless to say, the pressure was on. Will it be a battle between the figure skaters for the top spot? That might sound pretty high, but all of the other couples received perfect 40s on theirs. My brothers and I, it was pretty much a wolf pack, he explained. The highest-scoring couple from each set won immunity, and could not be eliminated ties were broken by 's deciding vote.
So far the skaters seem to have won over the more dedicated fan bases, but might just be the most adored. Julianne dubbed the dance mysterious and beautiful, but she also saw a little stumble. Scores of 10-10-10-10 from the judges for another perfect 40. It was fun and innovative, and the judges went gaga over it and gave them a perfect 40. Celebrity Notability known for Professional partner Status Ref. They were first introduced three weeks ago, and we're told they hit it off right away. The inspiration for the routine was James' brush with death after his racing accident.
Damon was paired with Emma Slater, and they received an 18. Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson, who had consistently been in the bottom of the list, were finally eliminated. Julianne tried to make them feel better by saying they took a risk and should be very happy tonight, but Len admitted something happened when you were flying across the floor, and they nabbed a 36. Ross did show improvement from last week, however, thus earning him a spot in the final four. The six returning from the previous season include , , , , , and ; the two returning from past seasons are last seen in season 21 and from season 16. On August 26, 2016, it was reported that would return to the show as a judge following a hiatus. As usual, the celebs follow a pattern of sorts.