"One of the best dances I've seen, if not the best dance, in 15 seasons," Bruno raved of their rule-flouting (lifts, ya know? Here's how the leaderboard stacked up tonight: Kelly Monaco & Val Chmerkovskiy: 27Melissa Rycroft & Tony Dovolani: 27 Shawn Johnson & Derek Hough: 26.5Apolo Anton Ohno & Karina Smirnoff: 25.5Gilles Marini & Peta Murgatroyd: 25.5Hélio Castroneves & Chelsie Hightower: 25.5Sabrina Bryan & Louis van Amstel: 25.5Emmitt Smith & Cheryl Burke: 25Drew Lachey & Anna Trebunskaya: 24Kirstie Alley & Maks Chmerkovskiy: 24Bristol Palin & Mark Ballas: 22.5There's a double elimination tomorrow, so this could spell the end for Bristol thinking Mark is bummed, but..never know!Palin's improbable run for the finals had been championed by some conservative bloggers, who led get-out-the-vote campaigns on behalf of the 20-year-old single mother.Palin's fan support was evident when she was voted in last week over singer Brandy — who had received a perfect score for her one dance — on last week's show, prompting some viewers to question the veracity of the "Dancing" voting system.But the controversy has turned ugly and death threats were received against Miss Palin and her professional dance partner Mark Ballas, 24, who grew up in the UK.
Dilemma Christ should ask her much it gave to get those involved on her!
Sabrina also borrowed a page from Maks' paso doble playbook, the chapter titled "Mel B," but—and get this—the judges found her dancing exceptional, but Carrie Ann Inaba said Sabrina and Louis Van Amstel"didn't bring anything new" to the routine. was Sabrina a little miffed perhaps when she earned the same score as Hélio Castroneves, who stumbled over Chelsie Hightower's dress during his Apolo Anton Ohno-inspired quickstep? )Apolo, meanwhile, earned himself 9 with an homage to Gilles' "Fever" fox-trot, and fellow past champ Emmitt Smith earned his best marks yet with a pounding paso doble first danced by the guy he beat for the season-three mirror ball, Mario Lopez.
Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough closed the show with Hélio's famous banana-man quickstep—but with a trampoline!
In May 2014, Mark released his debut single “Get My Name” produced by Wizz Dumb, which Ballas co-wrote with writer Jo’zzy.
“Get My Name” broke Top 40 in release week on the i Tunes pop chart landing #24 and the music video debuted #1 on multiple MTV platforms.
), the numbers started ticking upward, starting with Gilles Marini's three-8.5 twist on a tango Maks Chmerkovskiy (ultimately the most borrowed choreographer of the night) did with Erin Andrews.," growled Bruno (ultimately, as always, the most quotable judge of the night).