After a memorable “Disney Night” where there was no elimination, nine celebrity and pro-dancer couples return to the ballroom and compete on the sixth week of the 2019 season.
The show will open with the couples entering the ballroom to “Celebration” by Kool & The Gang. In addition, the cast of Dancing with the Stars – Live Tour 2020 will perform a dance choreographed by Emmy® Award-winning Mandy Moore. The nationwide tour kicks off Jan. 9 in Richmond, Virginia. To purchase tickets and get the full list of tour dates, please visit dwtstour.com.
Vying for America’s vote, each couple will dance to a variety of songs including Carrie Underwood’s “Southbound,” Wham!’s “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing,” Queen’s “Somebody to Love,” Stevie Wonder’s “Part-Time Lover,” Lewis Capaldi’s “Someone You Loved,” among others.
The couples are (with their dance choice) the following:
Country artist Lauren Alaina and Gleb Savchenko (Contemporary)
Model and photographer Sailor Brinkley-Cook and Val Chmerkovskiy (Jazz)
Pop star Ally Brooke and Sasha Farber (Quickstep)
“The Bachelorette” Hannah Brown and Alan Bersten (Samba)
“The Office” actress Kate Flannery and Pasha Pashkov (Viennese Waltz)
TV host and “Queer Eye” star Karamo and Jenna Johnson (Rumba)
Comedian and actor Kel Mitchell and Witney Carson (Quickstep)
Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and Lindsay Arnold (Viennese Waltz)
TV and film actor James Van Der Beek and Emma Slater (Samba)