Dancing With the Stars 2015 Recap – 5/18/15 – Final 3 Perform – Season Finale
Dancing With the Stars is down to the final three, Rumer Willis, Riker Lynch and Noah Galloway are very close to winning the Mirror Ball trophy. With Nastia Liukin and her professional dance partner, Derek Hough, eliminated during the semi-finals last week, only three couples remain.
For the final performances on Dancing With the Stars, the final three will need to dance two individual dances. The first dance will repeat a dance from earlier this season and the second dances will be one of the biggest competitive dances of the season. The couples take on a supersized Freestyle dance featuring special effects, additional dancers and unexpected surprises.
On Tuesday night, the final show of the season we will see all 12 of the celebrity couples perform an opening number. One couple will perform an encore of their Freestyle dance as decided on by the judges.
Musical performers will include a number of the celebrity dancers best performances. What can we expect to see?
RedFoo: performance to “Juicy Wiggle”
Charlotte McKinney and Keo Motsepe will dance to “California Girls”
Suzanne Somers and Tony Dovolani will dance to “Copacabana”
Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson will dance to “Bills”
Chris Soules and Witney Carson will dance to “Footloose”
Willow Shields and Mark Ballas will dance to “Alice’s Theme”
Nastia Liukin and Derek Hough will dance the Charleston to “Honey, I’m Good”
Patti LaBelle and Artem Chigvintsev will dance to “In Da Club,”
We will also see previous season dancers Amy Purdy, Alfonso Ribeiro and Sadie Robertson return to the ballroom for special performances. Derek and Julianne Hough will also perform a dance.
Finally, the couples will perform a new routine as part of a “24 Hour Fusion Challenge.” The remaining couples will fuse two contrasting dance styles that they’ve performed this season and they’ll have less than 24 hours to prepare that dance for additional judges’ points.
Musical performances included Patti LaBelle who will sing her hit song “2 Steps Away” and Sia, who will perform her hit song “Elastic Heart.” In addition, Jason Derulo will sing his hit song “Want To Want Me.”
At the end of the night, the winner of the Gold Mirrorball trophy will be announced!
Anyone else excited for the season finale? Who are you rooting for to win the Mirror Ball Trophy?
Riker and Allison
Dance: Paso Doble (from Disney Night)
Riker and Allison scored a 38/40 with the Paso Doble on Disney Night. Will they be able to receive all 10’s.
Judges Comments: Julianne: I am so glad you chose to do this dance as a re-do. The last time you did this there was less control. This time you contained the energy. Bruno: I loved the magnificent character. All the spanish lines, the elevation – it was all there. Carrie Ann: It just got really exciting. This proved you were worth of the finals. And you proved it once again. A standing ovation from Len. This is a 1st. Len: Riker that was epic. I loved it.
Total Score: 40/40
Keep reading to see how everyone else did.