Dancing with the Stars (American season 22)

Season twenty-two of Dancing with the Stars premiered March 21, 2016, on the ABC network.[1] Hosts Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews returned, as did judges Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. Len Goodman returned as head judge, after being absent for the previous season; while Julianne Hough did not return as judge.

Dancing with the Stars (American season 22)
Dancing with the Stars us season 22 poster.png
Promotional poster, featuring pro dancers Witney Carson and Keoikantse Motsepe
Country of originUnited States
No. of episodes11
Release
Original networkABC
Original releaseMarch 21 (2016-03-21) –
May 24, 2016 (2016-05-24)
Additional information
Celebrity winnerNyle DiMarco
Professional winnerPeta Murgatroyd
Season chronology
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Season 23

On May 24, 2016, Nyle DiMarco and his partner Peta Murgatroyd were crowned champions; this was Murgatroyd's second win on the show, as she also won season 14 with Donald Driver. DiMarco is also the first deaf contestant to win the show. Paige VanZant and Mark Ballas finished second, while Ginger Zee and Valentin Chmerkovskiy placed third.

CastEdit

CouplesEdit

The cast was revealed on March 8, 2016 on Good Morning America.[2] Edyta Śliwińska returned as a professional dancer this season after an eleven-season hiatus.[3] Also returning to the pro roster are Artem Chigvintsev and Peta Murgatroyd, both of whom did not appear last season as professional dancers, as well as Sasha Farber, who is once again promoted from troupe member to pro dancer. Last season's champion Derek Hough is not returning for this season.[4] Also not returning are Allison Holker, Emma Slater, Anna Trebunskaya, and Louis van Amstel.

Actress Jodie Sweetin was the first celebrity revealed on Good Morning America on March 2, 2016, while TV meteorologist Ginger Zee was also revealed on that show two days later, March 4.[5][6] The remaining celebrities and professionals dancers were later revealed, also on Good Morning America, on March 8.[2]

Celebrity Notability (known for) Professional partner[a][7] Status Ref
Geraldo Rivera Journalist & talk show host Edyta Śliwińska Eliminated 1st
on March 28, 2016
[8]
Mischa Barton Film & television actress Artem Chigvintsev Eliminated 2nd
on April 4, 2016
[9]
Marla Maples Actress & television personality Tony Dovolani Eliminated 3rd
on April 11, 2016
[10]
Doug Flutie Former NFL quarterback Karina Smirnoff
Peta Murgatroyd (week 5)
Eliminated 4th
on April 25, 2016
[11]
Kim Fields Actress & reality television star Sasha Farber
Keoikantse Motsepe (week 5)
Eliminated 5th
on May 2, 2016
[12]
Von Miller NFL linebacker Witney Carson
Lindsay Arnold (week 5)
Jodie Sweetin Full House actress Keo Motsepe
Valentin Chmerkovskiy (week 5)
Eliminated 7th
on May 9, 2016
[13]
Antonio Brown NFL wide receiver Sharna Burgess
Karina Smirnoff (week 5)
Eliminated 8th
on May 16, 2016
[14]
Wanyá Morris Boyz II Men singer Lindsay Arnold
Witney Carson (week 5)
Ginger Zee Good Morning America meteorologist Valentin Chmerkovskiy
Mark Ballas (week 5)
Third place
on May 24, 2016
[15]
Paige VanZant UFC fighter & model Mark Ballas
Alan Bersten (week 2)
Sasha Farber (week 5)
Runner-up
on May 24, 2016
Nyle DiMarco Model & actor Peta Murgatroyd
Sharna Burgess (week 5)
Winner
on May 24, 2016

Hosts and judgesEdit

Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews returned as hosts, while judges Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli returned this season. Head judge Len Goodman has returned after missing last season, while Julianne Hough, who served as a judge during the previous three seasons, did not return.[16]

Scoring chartsEdit

Couple Place 1 2 1+2 3 4[b] 5[a][b] 4+5 6 7 8 9 10
Night 1 Night 2
Nyle & Peta 1 23 20 43 25 34 37 71 25 28+28=56 29+29=58 27+30=57 27+30=57 +30=87
Paige & Mark 2 21 24 45 23 36 31 67 28 30+25=55 28+29=57 30+29=59 29+30=59 +30=89
Ginger & Val 3 23 21 44 21 36 32 68 24 30+25=55 30+29=59 27+29=56 28+30=58 +27=85
Antonio & Sharna 4 21 19 40 20 35 26 61 27 24+28=52 27+29=56 27+28=55
Wanyá & Lindsay 23 24 47 24 35 30 65 29 27+28=55 25+29=54 30+30=60
Jodie & Keo 6 20 21 41 23 27 35 62 25 26+25=51 30+29=59
Kim & Sasha 7 20 19 39 22 32 28 60 24 27+25=52
Von & Witney 21 20 41 20 32 29 61 24 24+28=52
Doug & Karina 9 15 20 35 20 24 28 52 21
Marla & Tony 10 21 20 41 21 28
Mischa & Artem 11 16 15 31 18
Geraldo & Edyta 12 13 13 26
Red numbers indicate the lowest score for each week
Green numbers indicate the highest score for each week
     the couple eliminated that week
     the returning couples that finished in the bottom three
     the returning couple that was the last to be called safe
     the winning couple
     the runner-up couple
     the third-place couple

Average score chartEdit

This table only counts dances scored on a 30-point scale (scores by guest judges are excluded).

Rank by
average
Place Couple[a] Total
points
Number
of dances
Average
1 2 Paige & Mark 407 15 27.1
2 1 Nyle & Peta 404 26.9
3 4 Wanyá & Lindsay 318 12 26.5
4 3 Ginger & Val 395 15 26.3
5 4 Antonio & Sharna 296 12 24.7
6 6 Jodie & Keo 245 10 24.5
7 7 Kim & Sasha
Von & Witney
183 8 22.9
9 10 Marla & Tony 83 4 20.8
10 9 Doug & Karina 115 6 19.2
11 11 Mischa & Artem 49 3 16.3
12 12 Geraldo & Edyta 26 2 13.0

Highest and lowest scoring performancesEdit

The best and worst performances in each dance according to the judges' 30-point scale are as follows (scores by guest judges are excluded):

Dance Highest scored dancer(s) Highest score Lowest scored dancer(s) Lowest score
Cha-cha-cha Nyle DiMarco
Wanyá Morris
23 Geraldo Rivera 13
Foxtrot Nyle DiMarco 28 Doug Flutie 15
Tango Nyle DiMarco 25 Mischa Barton 16
Quickstep Ginger Zee 29 Marla Maples
Antonio Brown
21
Jive Paige VanZant
Jodie Sweetin
30 Marla Maples 21
Samba Paige VanZant 30 Mischa Barton 18
Argentine tango Ginger Zee
Nyle DiMarco
30 Marla Maples 20
Salsa Paige VanZant 29 Geraldo Rivera 13
Rumba Paige VanZant 24 Antonio Brown 19
Paso doble Wanyá Morris 30 Doug Flutie 20
Contemporary Antonio Brown
Ginger Zee
28 Von Miller 20
Waltz Wanyá Morris 24 Doug Flutie 20
Jazz Wanyá Morris 29 Doug Flutie 18
Viennese Waltz Ginger Zee 30 Kim Fields 22
Bollywood Doug Flutie 21
Team dance Antonio Brown
Von Miller
Nyle DiMarco
Wanyá Morris
28 Kim Fields
Paige VanZant
Ginger Zee
Jodie Sweetin
25
Charleston Wanyá Morris 30
Freestyle Ginger Zee
Nyle DiMarco
Paige VanZant
30
Fusion dance Nyle DiMarco
Paige VanZant
30 Ginger Zee 27

Couples' highest and lowest scoring dancesEdit

Scores are based upon a potential 30-point maximum (scores by guest judges are excluded).

Couples[a] Highest scoring dance(s) Lowest scoring dance(s)
Nyle & Peta Argentine tango, Freestyle & Cha-cha-cha/Tango fusion (30) Rumba (20)
Paige & Mark Jive, Samba, Freestyle & Jive/Salsa fusion (30) Foxtrot (21)
Ginger & Val Viennese Waltz, Argentine tango & Freestyle (30) Samba & Contemporary (21)
Antonio & Sharna Paso doble (29) Rumba (19)
Wanyá & Lindsay Paso doble & Charleston (30) Cha-cha-cha & Tango (23)
Jodie & Keo Jive (30) Tango & Cha-cha-cha (20)
Kim & Sasha Samba (27) Salsa (19)
Von & Witney Viennese Waltz, Jazz & Salsa (24) Cha-cha-cha & Contemporary (20)
Doug & Karina Tango & Bollywood (21) Foxtrot (15)
Marla & Tony Quickstep, Jive & Waltz (21) Argentine tango (20)
Mischa & Artem Samba (18) Cha-cha-cha (15)
Geraldo & Edyta Cha-cha-cha & Salsa (13) Cha-cha-cha & Salsa (13)

Weekly scoresEdit

Individual judges' scores in the charts below (given in parentheses) are listed in this order from left to right: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli.

Week 1: First DancesEdit

The couples danced the cha-cha-cha, foxtrot, jive, quickstep, or tango.

Running order
Couple Scores[17] Dance Music
Kim & Sasha 20 (7, 6, 7) Cha-cha-cha "Sax"—Fleur East
Paige & Mark 21 (7, 7, 7) Foxtrot "Ain't Got Far to Go"—Jess Glynne
Doug & Karina 15 (5, 5, 5) Foxtrot "Sweet Caroline"—Neil Diamond
Jodie & Keo 20 (7, 6, 7) Tango "Confident"—Demi Lovato
Geraldo & Edyta 13 (5, 4, 4) Cha-cha-cha "Treasure"—Bruno Mars
Marla & Tony 21 (7, 7, 7) Quickstep "Sparkling Diamonds"—Nicole Kidman
Wanyá & Lindsay 23 (8, 7, 8) Cha-cha-cha "Motownphilly"—Boyz II Men
Ginger & Val 23 (8, 7, 8) Jive "Move (You're Steppin' on My Heart)"—Henry Krieger
Mischa & Artem 16 (5, 5, 6) Tango "In the Night"—The Weeknd
Nyle & Peta 23 (8, 7, 8) Cha-cha-cha "Cake by the Ocean"—DNCE
Antonio & Sharna 21 (8, 6, 7) Quickstep "Bad Man"—Pitbull feat. Robin Thicke, Joe Perry & Travis Barker
Von & Witney 21 (8, 6, 7) Foxtrot "My House"—Flo Rida

Week 2: Latin NightEdit

The couples danced a Latin-inspired routine; Argentine tango, paso doble, rumba, salsa, and samba are introduced.

Due to a back injury, Mark Ballas was unable to dance with Paige VanZant; troupe member Alan Bersten performed in his place.[8]

Running order
Couple Scores[8] Dance Music Result
Jodie & Keo 21 (7, 7, 7) Samba "Bun Up the Dance"—Dillon Francis & Skrillex Safe
Marla & Tony 20 (7, 6, 7) Argentine tango "Don't"—Ed Sheeran Safe
Geraldo & Edyta 13 (5, 4, 4) Salsa "Ran Kan Kan"—Tito Puente Eliminated
Paige & Alan 24 (8, 8, 8) Salsa "Danza Kuduro"—Don Omar feat. Lucenzo Safe
Antonio & Sharna 19 (6, 6, 7) Rumba "Adorn"—Miguel Safe
Kim & Sasha 19 (7, 6, 6) Salsa "Conga"—Miami Sound Machine Safe
Nyle & Peta 20 (7, 6, 7) Rumba "Stole the Show"—Kygo feat. Parson James Safe
Mischa & Artem 15 (5, 5, 5) Cha-cha-cha "Pata Pata"—Miriam Makeba Bottom three
Von & Witney 20 (7, 6, 7) Cha-cha-cha "Ain't Too Cool"—LunchMoney Lewis Safe
Wanyá & Lindsay 24 (8, 8, 8) Salsa "Echa Pa'lla (Manos Pa'rriba)"—Pitbull Safe
Doug & Karina 20 (7, 6, 7) Paso doble "Buster Voodoo"—Rodrigo y Gabriela Bottom three
Ginger & Val 21 (7, 7, 7) Samba "Sorry (Latino remix)"—Justin Bieber feat. J. Balvin Safe

Week 3: Most Memorable YearEdit

The couples performed one unlearned dance to celebrate the most memorable year of their lives; contemporary and Waltz are introduced.

Running order
Couple Scores[9] Dance Music Result
Ginger & Val 21 (7, 7, 7) Contemporary "Home"—Phillip Phillips Safe
Doug & Karina 20 (7, 6, 7) Waltz "Rainbow Connection"—Kermit the Frog Last to be called safe
Kim & Sasha 22 (8, 7, 7) Foxtrot The Facts of Life theme—Al Burton, Gloria Loring & Alan Thicke Safe
Von & Witney 20 (7, 6, 7) Contemporary "In the Air Tonight"—Phil Collins Safe
Marla & Tony 21 (7, 7, 7) Jive "Happy"—Pharrell Williams Safe
Antonio & Sharna 20 (7, 6, 7) Foxtrot "7 Years"—Lukas Graham Safe
Paige & Mark 23 (8, 7, 8) Paso doble "300 Violin Orchestra"—Jorge Quintero Safe
Jodie & Keo 23 (8, 7, 8) Foxtrot "Rise Up"—Andra Day Last to be called safe
Mischa & Artem 18 (6, 6, 6) Samba "Party in the U.S.A."—Miley Cyrus Eliminated
Wanyá & Lindsay 24 (8, 8, 8) Waltz "The Star-Spangled Banner"—Boyz II Men Safe
Nyle & Peta 25 (8, 8, 9) Tango "Verge"—Owl City feat. Aloe Blacc Safe

Week 4: Disney NightEdit

Individual judges scores in the chart below (given in parentheses) are listed in this order from left to right: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Zendaya, Bruno Tonioli.

The couples performed one unlearned dance to a song from a Disney film; jazz and Viennese Waltz are introduced.

Running order
Couple Scores[10] Dance Music Disney film Result
Antonio & Sharna 35 (9, 8, 9, 9) Jazz "Friend Like Me"—Ne-Yo Aladdin Safe
Marla & Tony 28 (7, 7, 7, 7) Waltz "Part of Your World"—Jodi Benson The Little Mermaid Eliminated
Nyle & Peta 34 (8, 8, 9, 9) Samba "Trashin' the Camp"—Phil Collins Tarzan Safe
Doug & Karina 24 (6, 6, 6, 6) Jazz "A Spoonful of Sugar"—Julie Andrews Mary Poppins Safe
Kim & Sasha 32 (8, 8, 8, 8) Quickstep "I Wan'na Be Like You"—Fall Out Boy The Jungle Book Safe
Jodie & Keo 27 (7, 6, 7, 7) Cha-cha-cha "Try Everything"—Shakira Zootopia Last to be called safe
Von & Witney 32 (8, 8, 8, 8) Viennese Waltz "A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes"—Lily James Cinderella Safe
Ginger & Val 36 (9, 9, 9, 9) Foxtrot "Belle"—Paige O'Hara Beauty and the Beast Safe
Wanyá & Lindsay 35 (8, 9, 9, 9) Samba "Circle of Life (District 78 remix)"—District 78 The Lion King Safe
Paige & Mark 36 (9, 9, 9, 9) Quickstep "You've Got a Friend in Me"—Randy Newman Toy Story Safe

Week 5: America's Switch-upEdit

Individual judges scores in the chart below (given in parentheses) are listed in this order from left to right: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Bruno Tonioli.

The celebrities performed one unlearned dance with a different partner selected by the general public; due to the nature of the week, no elimination took place.

Running order
Couple Scores[18] Dance Music
Wanyá & Witney 30 (8, 7, 7, 8) Tango "Hold Back the River"—James Bay
Kim & Keo 28 (8, 6, 6, 8) Viennese Waltz "These Arms of Mine"—Otis Redding
Doug & Peta 28 (7, 7, 7, 7) Tango "Black and Gold"—Sam Sparro
Ginger & Mark 32 (8, 8, 8, 8) Salsa "La Malanga"—Eddie Palmieri
Antonio & Karina 26 (7, 6, 6, 7) Cha-cha-cha "Son of a Preacher Man"—Dusty Springfield
Paige & Sasha 31 (8, 8, 7, 8) Rumba "Perfect"—One Direction
Von & Lindsay 29 (8, 7, 7, 7) Jive "Hips"—Beans & Fatback
Nyle & Sharna 37 (9, 10, 9, 9)[c] Viennese Waltz "I Get to Love You"—Ruelle
Jodie & Val 35 (9, 8, 9, 9) Paso doble "Under Control"—Calvin Harris & Alesso feat. Hurts

Week 6: Famous Dances NightEdit

The couples performed one unlearned dance that paid tribute to iconic dance performances from films, music videos, or live performances; Bollywood is introduced.

Running order
Couple Scores[11] Dance Music Result
Kim & Sasha 24 (8, 8, 8) Jive "You Can't Stop the Beat"—from Hairspray Safe
Von & Witney 24 (8, 8, 8) Jazz "Bad"—Michael Jackson Last to be called safe
Jodie & Keo 25 (9, 8, 8) Contemporary "Try"—Pink Safe
Paige & Mark 28 (9, 10, 9) Jazz "Soul Bossa Nova"—Quincy Jones Last to be called safe
Nyle & Peta 25 (8, 8, 9) Quickstep "Hey Pachuco"—Royal Crown Revue Safe
Ginger & Val 24 (8, 8, 8) Jazz "Nasty"—Janet Jackson Safe
Doug & Karina 21 (7, 7, 7) Bollywood "Jai Ho"—A. R. Rahman Eliminated
Wanyá & Lindsay 29 (10, 9, 10) Jazz "Bye Bye Bye"—NSYNC Safe
Antonio & Sharna 27 (9, 9, 9) Jive "Footloose"—Kenny Loggins Safe

Week 7: Icons NightEdit

The couples performed one unlearned dance and a team dance to songs from popular musical icons.

Running order
Couple Scores[12] Dance Music Result
Jodie & Keo 26 (8, 9, 9) Quickstep "For Once in My Life"—Stevie Wonder Safe
Kim & Sasha 27 (9, 9, 9) Samba "ABC"—The Jackson 5 Eliminated
Nyle & Peta 28 (10, 9, 9)[d] Foxtrot "Beautiful Day"—U2 Safe
Antonio & Sharna 24 (8, 8, 8) Tango "Paint It Black"—The Rolling Stones Safe
Wanyá & Lindsay 27 (9, 9, 9) Foxtrot "I Say a Little Prayer"—Aretha Franklin Last to be called safe
Ginger & Val 30 (10, 10, 10) Viennese Waltz "I Have Nothing"—Whitney Houston Safe
Von & Witney 24 (8, 8, 8) Salsa "A Little Less Conversation"—Elvis Presley Eliminated
Paige & Mark 30 (10, 10, 10) Jive "Proud Mary"—Tina Turner Safe
Antonio & Sharna
Von & Witney
Nyle & Peta
Wanyá & Lindsay
28 (9, 9, 10) Freestyle
(Team James Brown)
"Super Bad" / "Living in America" / "I Got You (I Feel Good)"—James Brown
Kim & Sasha
Paige & Mark
Ginger & Val
Jodie & Keo
25 (8, 8, 9) Freestyle
(Team Beyoncé)
"End of Time" / "If I Were a Boy" / "Crazy in Love"—Beyoncé

Week 8: Judges' Team-up ChallengeEdit

Individual judges scores in the chart below (given in parentheses) are listed in this order from left to right: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, America's Score.

The couples performed one unlearned dance and a team-up dance with another couple that was designed and coached by one of the three judges.

To avoid favoritism, the judges did not score their own teams. Instead, the general public was able to score the team-up dances on a scale from 1 to 10, with an averaged score counting alongside the remaining judges.[13]

Running order
Couple
(Team-up Judge)
Scores[13] Dance Music Result
Nyle & Peta 29 (10, 9, 10) Paso doble "Victorious"—Panic! at the Disco Safe
Antonio & Sharna 27 (9, 9, 9) Viennese Waltz "Love on the Brain"—Rihanna Safe
Jodie & Keo 30 (10, 10, 10) Jive "Something's Got a Hold on Me"—Etta James Eliminated
Paige & Mark 28 (10, 9, 9) Viennese Waltz "Stone Cold"—Demi Lovato Safe
Ginger & Val 30 (10, 10, 10) Argentine tango "Telephone"—Martynas Levickis Safe
Wanyá & Lindsay 25 (8, 8, 9) Jive "Can You Do This"—Aloe Blacc Last to be called safe
Nyle & Peta
Jodie & Keo
(Bruno Tonioli)
29 (10, 10, X, 9) Argentine tango "Habanera"—Georges Bizet
Wanyá & Lindsay
Ginger & Val
(Len Goodman)
29 (10,X ,10, 9) Samba "Jump in the Line (Shake, Senora)"—Harry Belafonte
Antonio & Sharna
Paige & Mark
(Carrie Ann Inaba)
29 (X, 10, 10, 9) Paso doble "Everybody Wants to Rule the World"—Lorde

Week 9: SemifinalsEdit

The couples performed a trio dance involving an eliminated pro or a member of the troupe and an unlearned dance; Charleston is introduced.

Running order
Couple
(Trio Dance Partner)
Scores[14] Dance Music Result
Paige & Mark
(Alan Bersten)
30 (10, 10, 10) Samba "Hip Hip Chin Chin"—Club des Belugas Last to be called safe
29 (10, 9, 10) Argentine tango "One Time"—Marian Hill
Antonio & Sharna
(Hayley Erbert)
27 (9, 9, 9) Argentine tango "Mi Confesión"—Gotan Project Eliminated
28 (9, 9, 10) Contemporary "Hall of Fame"—The Script feat. will.i.am
Wanyá & Lindsay
(Witney Carson)
30 (10, 10, 10) Paso doble "Explosive"—David Garrett & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
30 (10, 10, 10) Charleston "Shame on Me"—Avicii feat. Sterling Fox & Audra Mae
Nyle & Peta
(Jenna Johnson)
27 (9, 9, 9) Jive "Hit the Road Jack"—Hermes House Band Safe
30 (10, 10, 10) Argentine tango "Unsteady"—X Ambassadors
Ginger & Val
(Artem Chigvintsev)
27 (9, 9, 9) Paso doble "Shot Me Down"—David Guetta feat. Skylar Grey Safe
29 (9, 10, 10) Quickstep "Fire Under My Feet"—Leona Lewis

Week 10: FinalsEdit

On the first night, the couples performed a redemption dance and a freestyle.

On the second night, the couples danced a fusion dance that fused two dance styles.

Running order (Night 1)
Couple Scores[19] Dance Music
Ginger & Val 28 (9, 10, 9) Contemporary "Adventure of a Lifetime"—Coldplay
30 (10, 10, 10) Freestyle "Orange Colored Sky"—Nat King Cole
Nyle & Peta 27 (9, 9, 9) Quickstep "S.O.B."—Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats
30 (10, 10, 10) Freestyle "The Sound of Silence"—Disturbed
Paige & Mark 29 (10, 9, 10) Salsa "Fireball"—Pitbull feat. John Ryan
30 (10, 10, 10) Freestyle "Over the Rainbow"—BC Jean
Running order (Night 2)
Couple Scores[15] Dance Music Result
Ginger & Val 27 (9, 9, 9) Argentine tango
Foxtrot
"Just Like Fire"—Pink Third place
Nyle & Peta 30 (10, 10, 10) Cha-cha-cha
Tango
"Summer"—Calvin Harris Winner
Paige & Mark 30 (10, 10, 10) Jive
Salsa
"Little Bitty Pretty One"—Thurston Harris and the Sharps Runner-up

Dance chartEdit

The celebrities and professional partners danced one of these routines for each corresponding week:

  • Week 1: Cha-cha-cha, foxtrot, jive, quickstep or tango (First Dances)
  • Week 2: One unlearned Latin dance (Latin Night)
  • Week 3: One unlearned dance (Most Memorable Year)
  • Week 4: One unlearned dance (Disney Night)
  • Week 5: One unlearned dance (America's Switch-up)
  • Week 6: One unlearned dance (Famous Dances Night)
  • Week 7: One unlearned dance and team dances (Icons Night)
  • Week 8: One unlearned dance and team-up challenge (Judges' Team-up Challenge)
  • Week 9: One unlearned dance and trio dance (Semifinals)
  • Week 10 (Night 1): Redemption dance and freestyle
  • Week 10 (Night 2): Fusion dance
Couple 1 2 3 4 5[a] 6 7 8 9 10
Nyle & Peta Cha-cha-cha Rumba Tango Samba Viennese Waltz Quickstep Foxtrot Freestyle
(Team "James Brown")
Paso doble Argentine tango Jive Argentine tango Quickstep Freestyle Cha-cha-cha Cha-cha-cha
Tango
Paige & Mark Foxtrot Salsa Paso doble Quickstep Rumba Jazz Jive Freestyle
(Team "Beyoncé")
Viennese Waltz Paso doble Samba Argentine tango Salsa Freestyle Paso doble Jive
Salsa
Ginger & Val Jive Samba Contemporary Foxtrot Salsa Jazz Viennese Waltz Freestyle
(Team "Beyoncé")
Argentine tango Samba Paso doble Quickstep Contemporary Freestyle Argentine tango Argentine tango
Foxtrot
Antonio & Sharna Quickstep Rumba Foxtrot Jazz Cha-cha-cha Jive Tango Freestyle
(Team "James Brown")
Viennese Waltz Paso doble Argentine tango Contemporary Jazz
Wanyá & Lindsay Cha-cha-cha Salsa Waltz Samba Tango Jazz Foxtrot Freestyle
(Team "James Brown")
Jive Samba Paso doble Charleston Charleston
Jodie & Keo Tango Samba Foxtrot Cha-cha-cha Paso doble Contemporary Quickstep Freestyle
(Team "Beyoncé")
Jive Argentine tango Jive
Kim & Sasha Cha-cha-cha Salsa Foxtrot Quickstep Viennese Waltz Jive Samba Freestyle
(Team "Beyoncé")
Cha-cha-cha
Von & Witney Foxtrot Cha-cha-cha Contemporary Viennese Waltz Jive Jazz Salsa Freestyle
(Team "James Brown")
Doug & Karina Foxtrot Paso doble Waltz Jazz Tango Bollywood
Marla & Tony Quickstep Argentine tango Jive Waltz
Mischa & Artem Tango Cha-cha-cha Samba
Geraldo & Edyta Cha-cha-cha Salsa
     Highest scoring dance
     Lowest scoring dance
     Danced, but not scored

Guest judgesEdit

Beginning in week four of the live shows, a celebrity guest judge was present at the judges table to comment on and score the dance routines. Season 16 runner-up Zendaya was the first celebrity guest judge on April 11.[20]

Date Guest judge Occupation(s) Ref(s)
April 11, 2016 Zendaya Actress and season 16 runner-up [20]
April 18, 2016 Maksim Chmerkovskiy Former DWTS professional dancer and season 18 champion [7]
May 9, 2016 America The viewers at home voted for the team-up dances via the official ABC website. [21]

RatingsEdit

U.S. Nielsen RatingsEdit

Episode Air date Rating/Share
(18–49)
Viewers
(millions)
18–49 rank
(Weekly)
Viewership rank
(Weekly)
Ref(s)
1 "Week 1: Premiere" March 21, 2016 1.8 6 12.46 16 3 [22][23]
2 "Week 2: Latin Night" March 28, 2016 1.7 6 11.97 12 3 [24][25]
3 "Week 3: Most Memorable Year" April 4, 2016 1.7 6 11.72 12 7 [26][27]
4 "Week 4: Disney Night" April 11, 2016 2.0 7 12.51 6 1 [28][29]
5 "Week 5: America's Switch-up" April 18, 2016 1.6 5 10.95 13 4 [30][31]
6 "Week 6: Famous Dances Night" April 25, 2016 1.8 6 11.75 7 2 [32][33]
7 "Week 7: Icons Night" May 2, 2016 1.8 6 11.81 10 4 [34][35]
8 "Week 8: Team-Up Challenge" May 9, 2016 1.7 6 11.33 12 4 [36][37]
9 "Week 9: Semifinals" May 16, 2016 1.7 6 11.64 11 3 [38][39]
10 "Week 10: The Finals" May 23, 2016 1.9 7 12.34 4 1 [40][41]
11 "Week 10: The Finals Results" May 24, 2016 1.6 5 10.49 5 3 [42][41]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e During Week 5, the celebrities performed with a different professional partner as part of the "America's Switch-up" for that week only. All celebrities returned to their original partners on Week 6.
  2. ^ a b The couples were scored on a 40-point scale due to the presence of a guest judge.
  3. ^ The official scores are those submitted to the producers before critiques are given. Judges Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Bruno Tonioli submitted 9s, so even though they held up 10 paddles, the former scores were the ones that counted.
  4. ^ The official scores are those submitted to the producers before critiques are given. Judge Bruno Tonioli submitted a 9, so even though he held up a 10 paddle, the former score is the one that counted.

ReferencesEdit

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