SAN DIEGO, September 22, 2014 – Fans are in the swing of Season 19 after a debut week of crowd pleasing performances. Can the competitors meet their own high standards in Week 2?
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Week 2’s theme is new to the show: “My Jam Monday.” It’s along the lines of last year’s “Party Rock Anthem” week. Viewers will see more Foxtrots, Jives and Cha Cha Chas. The new dances this week include several Sambas and Salsas, plus one Jazz routine for Sadie Robertson and Mark Ballas. Ballas says he started in Jazz and loves it. Fans are already buzzing about this routine, set to “She’s Country” by Jason Aldean.
The other routine getting pre-show attention: Alfonso Ribiero and Witney Carson dancing a Samba to “Getting Jiggy Wit It” by Ribiero’s former “Fresh Prince” co-star, Will Smith.
Michael Waltrip and Betsey Johnson need to up their game or they will be in the bottom two again this week. Who will join them?
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Alfonso Ribiero and Witney Carson: Samba
Song: “Getting’ Jiggy Wit It” by Will Smith
Antonio Sabato Jr. and Cheryl Burke: Rumba
Song: “Adorn” by Miguel
Bethany Mota and Derek Hough: Foxtrot
Song: “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor
Betsey Johnson and Tony Dovoloni: Foxtrot
Song: “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” by Cyndi Lauper
Janel Parrish and Val Chmerkovskiy: Foxtrot
Song: “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen
Jonathan Bennett and Allison Holker: Cha Cha Cha
Song: “Sing” by Ed Sheeran
Lea Thompson and Artem Chigvintsev: Jive
Song: “Land of 1000 Dances” by Wilson Pickett
Michael Waltrip and Emma Slater: Samba
Song: “Girls In Bikinis” by Lee Brice
Randy Couture and Karina Smirnoff: Cha Cha Cha
Song: “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” by the Rolling Stones
Sadie Robertson and Mark Ballas: Jazz
Song: “She’s Country” by Jason Aldean
Tavis Smiley and Sharna Burgess: Cha Cha Cha
Song: “Boogie Wonderland” by Earth Wind and Fire
Tommy Chong and Peta Murgatroyd: Salsa
Song: “Higher” by Gloria Estefan
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