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On Monday, Tom Bergeron was back in the ballroom, and so was Maksim Chmerkovskiy as a guest judge. Because it was switch-up week, the celebs were dancing with brand-new pros. And the dances were likewise twice as lengthy as they"ve been previously this season. Most of the couples seemed in sync, yet a couple partners got a small tripped up.
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Alexa "it takes two to ten-go" PenaVega and also Derek Hough
So Alexa didn"t have actually the easiest time critical week, and also her partner note Ballas in reality prepped she for acquiring eliminated. This week, her new partner, Derek, tried come rebuild she confidence much to the judges" amazement.
Carrie Ann Inaba actually stood in ovation for the couple, and also Maks motivated Alexa to acquire out that her own head because that future performances. Bruno called it a metamorphosis, and also the couple received a perfect score.
Carrie Ann Inaba: 10, Julianne Hough: 10, Maksim Chmerkovskiy: 10, Bruno Tonioli: 10
Musicality man Andy Grammer and Sharna Burgess
Sharna and also Andy, or Shandy as we like to speak to them, did an Argentine tango come The Weeknd"s Can"t feel My Face. We were choose cats captivated by the lasers, yet the dance to be really an excellent too! Andy definitely make improvements which the judges took notice of.
Julianne said he nailed the musicality and the footwork. Bruno referred to as it "sensual" and "steamy," and Carrie Ann, who had actually been a tiny bit that an evil one for Andy this season, referred to as it "hot!"
Carrie Ann: 9, Julianne: 9, Maks: 9, Bruno: 9
Alek Skarlatos and Emma Slater D-A-N-C-I-N-G
So the duo apparently had actually a organic chemistry native the first step. Alek admitted the he had actually a little bit of a to like on Emma and said the she was hot. And also apparently, his feeling didn"t change after she accidentally broke his nose with her elbow during rehearsals because this rumba was SEXY.
And surprising because that Maks who stated that the didn"t think much of Alek at the start of the competition, but called him the dark equine of the season.
Carrie Ann: 8, Julianne: 7, Maks: 7, Bruno: 7
Bindi Irwin and Val Cha-cha-chmerkovskiy
Last week, Bindi practically broke the leaderboard once she acquired the first ten the the season. While functioning on the choreography for the cha cha, Val confessed that he felt choose working v such a talented dancer gave him a better sense the responsibility.
And Val"s appointment to help Bindi succeed really proved in this number. Maks stated it to be the dance of the night because that him. Carrie Ann said that she saw a whole new style and flare in Bindi once she danced with Val, and Bindi walked far with an additional ten.
Carrie Ann: 9, Julianne: 9, Maks: 10, Bruno: 9
Carlos "the Bossa" PenaVega and Lindsay Arnold
Howdy, new partner! Carlos and also Lindsay quickstepped come Bossa Nova Baby right right into the judges hearts.
Carlos ultimately held his shoulders back, and also Julianne stated that his partnership through Lindsay was exactly what he needed. Maks was additionally impressed, and also the newly-formed duo almost got a perfect score!
Carrie Ann: 10, Julianne: 10, Maks: 9, Bruno: 10
A Backstreet young is back with Witney Carson
This week, Nick Carter join forces with Witney to overcome the paso doble. And, it certainly was original. (Yeah, yeah!)
A little too initial for some. Maks acknowledged that Nick was a an excellent performer, but he likewise said that this certain paso wasn"t really up his ally. However, Bruno said, "It had a wonderful rock and also roll feel." and also apparently, choose Joan Jett, the judges love rock "n" roll.
Carrie Ann: 9, Julianne: 9, Maks: 8, Bruno: 9
Paula Mis-Deen-Meanor and Mark Ballas
When Mark called Paula a "bad grandma" during rehearsals, we knew that their regimen would at the very least be entertaining. The 2 danced a jive with mark playing the part of a milkman and also Paula playing the component of a really thirsty housewife. Thirsty and apparently naughty due to the fact that she definitely lifted she dress for part spankings.
While ours mouth is open, Paula can you at the very least shove some treats in there? The judges understandably went wild and said it to be her best dance come date.
Carrie Ann: 7, Julianne: 7, Maks: 6, Bruno: 6
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Hayes Grier and Allison Holker ever after
Hayes and Allison performed a magical Cinderella-inspired Viennese waltz. And while the two female judges fell under Prince Charming"s spell, the males were no so impressed.
Julianne claimed the partnership was "beautiful," however Maks, the ballroom buster, assumed the routine had too many steps and not enough waltz. Talk around a tough crowd!
Carrie Ann: 8, Julianne: 8, Maks: 7, Bruno: 7
Tamar Braxton and Louis valve Amstel mad
Louis was yes, really excited because that the possibility to really press Tamar v choreography, due to the fact that he is usually paired v Paula. The two danced a samba to Beyonce"s End of Time that didn"t go over therefore well v the judges.
Maks said the the dancers seemed disconnected. Carrie Ann claimed that it wasn"t Tamar"s ideal dance, and also Julianne said the run at times was "erratic." If only points could"ve been given for Louis" disgruntled face expressions.
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Carrie Ann: 7, Julianne: 7, Maks: 8, Bruno: 7
There wasn"t an elimination this week. Instead, the scores obtained on Monday night will certainly be an unified with critical week"s scores. We"ll view who is bounced from the ballroom next Monday.