Tonight is Latin night on the second episode of Dancing With The Stars Season 17. Tonight the celebs danced either a Samba, Jive, Rumba or Paso. At the end of the night, one couple will face the first nail-biting elimination. The first elimination is determined by combining the judges’ scores from the first two weeks with the public votes from premiere night.
Check out all of tonight’s performance videos below and hit the comments and let us know what you think!
Elizabeth Berkley and professional dancer Val Chmerkovskiy: danced a Samba
Judges comments: Len “I’m telling you that was close, Paso Doble is tough. Good job Val”. Bruno “I think I am coming down with scarlet fever, for week two this is incredible”. Carrie Ann “you are in your element, I loved all of it”
SCORES: Carrie Ann 8, Len 9, Bruno 8 = 25 – Vote for Elizabeth Berkley and professional dancer Val Chmerkovskiy at Voting #: 1-800-868-3405.
Bill Engvall and professional dancer Emma Slater: dancing a Jive. Bill tweeted about tonight’s dance, “Last rehearsal before Monday and I feel freaking great about the jive. Bring it on bitches!!!!
Judges comments: Carrie Ann said: “That was the most entertaining routine this evening. It was fantastic, your did a great job. The footwork was a little funky.” Len said: “What I liked was a lot of recognizable steps. You are coming out and giving it a go, well done.” Bruno said: “You hit the performance level. I am telling you the performance level was incredible.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 7 Len: 7 Bruno: 7 TOTAL 21/30 Vote for Bill Engvall and professional dancer Emma Slater at Voting #: 1-800-868-3409.
Jack Osbourne and professional dancer Cheryl Burke: dancing a Rumba. Jack has a sense of humor and he tweeted on his twitter account about this week’s dance, “Dance monkey, dance!” #DWTS .”
Judges comments: Len said: “I thought it had great control, there was a style, you had great lines. You did a great performance.” Bruno: “It was smooth, sensual, romantic. You were doing to splits I did not think you would get up. What you did was amazing.” Carrie Ann: “What I love about you is you transform me to another time. It is beautiful.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 8 Len: 8 Bruno: 8 TOTAL 24/30 – Vote for Jack Osbourne and professional dancer Cheryl Burke at Voting #: 1-800-868-3402.
Keyshawn Johnson and professional dancer Sharna Burgess: danced a Samba. Keyshawn tweeted the following about tonight’s dance, “My sweet daughter was at practice to take up dancing from Sharna not me, trust that!!! Jennifer wouldn’t let me teach her!!!!”
Judges comments: Bruno said: “One thing is for sure you went for it all the way. Some of the things you did I don’t think it is legal. I like you, really.” Carrie Ann said: “I saw the confidence go way up and you were not lacking any hip action. A little rough around the edges.” Len said: “I admire your effort. For me that was better than last week. Well done!”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 6 Len: 6 Bruno: 6 TOTAL: 18/30 – Vote for Keyshawn Johnson and professional dancer Sharna Burgess at Voting #: 1-800-868-3408.
Christina Milian and professional dancer Mark Ballas: dancing a Paso Doble. Christina tweeted about dancing this week, “Ahhh Fresh Faced! Ready to rest up for my last day before the Live show! #DWTS # teammilianballas”
Judges comments: Bruno “You are an intriguing monster you, you put your own stunt in it, I think you missed on a corner, but great performance. Carrie Anne “That was insane, like night and day form last week, you nailed every line, killed it”. Len “It was lovely, with a contemporary twist, you were focused and you were fierce, that was terrific”.
SCORES: Carrie: 9 Len: 8 Bruno: 8 = 25 – Vote for Christina Milian and professional dancer Mark Ballas at Voting #: 1-800-868-3401.
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and professional dancer Sasha Farber: dancing a Rumba. Snooki tweeted the following about practicing for her Rumba this week, “So much dancing today!!! Laying on my ass all night.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 6 Len: 7 Bruno: 7 TOTAL: 20/30 - Vote for Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and professional dancer Sasha Farber at Voting #: 1-800-868-3412.
Leah Remini and professional dancer Tony Dovolani: danced a Samba. Leah tweeted about their dance tonight, “Those who eat together and dance together win together #TeamLeony #DWTS”
Judges comments: Len: “That was terrific, lovely hands. Lots of samba it was great!” Bruno: “Who is this Latin beauty. So much flare, you came out of yourself. Tonight you were re-splendid.” Carrie Ann: “You unleashed your samba goddess honey!”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 8 Len: 8 Bruno: 8 TOTAL 24/30 – Vote for Leah Remini and professional dancer Tony Dovolani at Voting #: 1-800-868-3411.
Bill Nye and professional dancer Tyne Stecklein: danced Paso Doble. Bill had the following to say about his dance tonight, “Tonight it’s
@DancingABC– Thanks for your support. #HotKnowledge set records. Our paso doble will rock the house. Hope you Vote.”
Judges comments: Bruno: “The ferocious maestro. You definitely stepped it up, there was some Paso Doble there.” Carrie Ann: “What I love is that you work with what you have. It was a weird bit of insanity. Work on your feet.” Len: “Let me say, judging is not an exact science. Last week I may have unmarked you. There is a formula to dancing. Some of those parts were missing, but I like the commitment you put in and the fact you are on the show.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 6 Len: 5 Bruno: 6 TOTAL: 17/30 – Vote for Bill Nye and professional dancer Tyne Stecklein at Voting #: 1-800-868-3404.
Corbin Bleu and professional dancer Karina Smirnoff: dancing a Jive. Corbin tweeted about his jive tonight, “Team #BleuSmirnoff getting ready to jive on #DWTS Monday night dancing to build up excitement.”
Judges comments: Carrie Ann: “I love your athleticism, you are really exciting and have a raw edge.” Len: “I tell you, you can dance. Not a home run but you go to third base. It is fabulous to watch you dance.” Bruno: “Are you kidding me, give me a break. This was a performance of brilliance. You managed to lock it and anticipate it. it was incredible.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 9 Len: 8 Bruno: 9 TOTAL: 26/30 – Vote for Corbin Bleu and professional dancer Karina Smirnoff: at Voting #: 1-800-868-3406.
Valerie Harper and professional dancer Tristan MacManus will be dancing a Paso Doble and their twitter has been pretty quiet. The only thing she tweeted about the show this week was, “Still have questions about how to vote for
@ValerieHarper & @TristanMacManus Monday night? We have the answers here.”
Judges comments: Len: “I liked the fact that you started that dance on your own. You had commitment. A little bit you were nervous about getting into the character. ” Bruno: “I loved the way you were a great lady of Spain. You worked hard, very good. A couple of mistakes with the footwork. I cannot believe you did what you did. You did not take the easy way.” Carrie Ann: “It is difficult to judge you. The beginning was fantastic. You forgot about the routine in the middle. You are incredible the way you attack.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 6 Len: 6 Bruno: 7 TOTAL 19/30 – Vote for Valerie Harper and professional dancer Tristan MacManus at Voting #: 1-800-868-3410
Brant Daugherty and professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd: danced a Rumba. Brant has been practicing hard for his Rumba and tweeted, ‘“i can’t believe our second dance is tomorrow night @PetaMurgatroyd @DancingABC #DWTS .”
Judges comments: Bruno “Incredibly difficult and done incredibly well, but you still need to work on caressing your feet on the floor”. Carrie Ann “The chemistry is good but you can move, you wowed us”. Len “I liked it, you are a terrific looking couple, but your feet are pigeon toed”.
SCORES: Carrie Ann 8, Len 7, Bruno 8 TOTAL: 23 – Vote for Brant Daugherty and professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd at Voting #: 1-800-868-3403.
Amber Riley and professional dancer Derek Hough: dancing a Jive. Amber tweeted this about preparing for her dance this week, “Watching everyone’s rehearsal, this second show is gonna be soooo dope! Everyone looks so good! Eek!”
Judges comments: Carrie Ann: “You set the bar last week, you continue to wow us. You were a little flat footed, but you impress us. You are a great dancer” Len: “That was terrific a few problems, but great.” Bruno: “Your footwork was a little flat, but irresistible.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 8 Len: 8 Bruno: 8 TOTAL: 24/30 – Vote for Amber Riley and professional dancer Derek Hough at Voting #: 1-800-868-3407.