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8 remaining couples dance to iconic songs from famous boy bands & girl groups on 'Dancing with the Stars'


Fri, Apr 21st 2017 05:10 pm

Celebrities compete against each other in team dances

Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter is a guest judge; Maksim Chmerkovskiy returns to ballroom floor

The eight remaining celebrities will dance to songs from some of the most popular boy bands and girl groups throughout history, and the men and women will also compete against each other in team dances, on "Dancing with the Stars," live, Monday, April 24 (8-10:01 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter joins Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, Carrie Ann Inaba and Julianne Hough as a guest judge.

Some of the iconic boy bands and girl groups, whose songs will be danced to, include Simone and Sasha performing a samba to Destiny's Child, Bonner and Sharna dancing a rumba to Backstreet Boys, Nick and Peta jiving to The Beach Boys, Normani and Val dancing a salsa to The Pussycat Dolls, and David and Lindsay performing an Argentine tango to *NSYNC, among others. Also, after being injured, Maks makes his return to the ballroom floor, where he and Heather will perform a rumba to TLC.

To add some spice to the competition, it's team dances, with men vs. women:


Bonner Bolton, Nick Viall, David Ross and Rashad Jennings will dance to a medley of "Dancing Machine" by Jackson 5, "You Got It (The Right Stuff)" by New Kids on the Block, and "Best Song Ever" by One Direction.


Simone Biles, Nancy Kerrigan, Normani Kordei and Heather Morris will dance to a medley of "My Boyfriend's Back" by The Chiffons, "No Scrubs" by TLC, and "BO$$" by Fifth Harmony.

Each celebrity will perform a samba, rumba, tango, paso doblé, salsa, Argentine tango or jive.

At the end of the night, based on scores and votes from last Monday, one couple will be eliminated.

Each Couple Will Dance to the Following Songs (in alphabetical order):

  • Simone Biles & Sasha Farber - Samba - "Survivor" by Destiny's Child
  • Bonner Bolton & Sharna Burgess - Rumba - "I Want It That Way" by Backstreet Boys
  • Rashad Jennings & Emma Slater - Tango - "Reach Out, I'll Be There" by The Four Tops
  • Nancy Kerrigan & Artem Chigvintsev - Paso DoblĂ© - "Free Your Mind" by En Vogue
  • Normani Kordei & Valentin Chmerkovskiy - Salsa - "When I Grow Up" by The Pussycat Dolls
  • Heather Morris & Maksim Chmerkovskiy - Rumba - "Waterfalls" by TLC
  • David Ross & Lindsay Arnold - Argentine Tango - "I Want You Back" by *NSYNC
  • Nick Viall & Peta Murgatroyd - Jive - "Fun, Fun, Fun" by The Beach Boys

Hosted by two-time Emmy-winning host Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews, "Dancing with the Stars" is the hit series in which celebrities perform choreographed dance routines that are judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts.

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