The thirteen professional dancers were revealed on Good Morning America on August 28, Troupe dancer Brandon Armstrong made his debut in the pro lineup. The best and worst performances in each dance according to the judges' point scale are as follows:.
Individual judges' scores in the charts below given in parentheses are listed in this order from left to right: On the first night, couples danced the cha-cha-chafoxtrotjivequickstepor salsa. On the second night, the bottom five couples were given a chance to dance again, in the same style as the first night, but with a new song and choreography.
John Schneider and Emma Slater were originally in jeopardy, but were later announced as safe and didn't have to dance again. The couples danced two different unlearned dances that paid tribute to the sights and sounds of New York City and Las Vegas. Argentine tangocharlestonjazzpaso doblesambatango and waltz are introduced.
The couples danced one unlearned dance to celebrate the most memorable year of their lives. Contemporaryrumba and Viennese waltz are introduced.
The couples performed one unlearned dance to a song from a Disney film.
No elimination took place, though two couples were announced as being in jeopardy: The couples performed one unlearned dance and a team dance to notable country music hits. Two couples were sent home at the end of the night in a double elimination.
The couples performed an unlearned dance dedicated to a meaningful person in their life. Then, the couples dance their week 1 styles to a new song that was coached by one of the three judges.