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Dancing With The Stars Week Two: Hometown Glory Pt. 2

Dancing With the Stars S21

Season 21 | Week 2 | Aired: September 22, 2015

It’s night two of Week Two on Dancing With the Stars and tonight the couples are dancing to songs that celebrate the pro’s hometowns.

It was quite an emotional night with many of the pros sharing stories of their families and their hometowns.

Also tonight there was a second elimination! Week Two and there was already a double elimination! Season 21 and they aren’t holding anything back.

The Scores for Week Two Pt. 2:

Hayes Grier & Emma Slater
Dance: Quickstep
Song: “Are You Gonna Be My Girl” – Jet
Score: 23
Emma’s Hometown: Tamworth, England

Carlos PenaVega & Witney Carson
Dance: Cha-Cha-Cha
Song: “Hound Dog” – Smokey Joe’s Cafe
Score: 21
Witney’s Hometown: American Fork, Utah

Gary Busey & Anna Trebunskaya
Dance: Paso Doble
Song: “Overture 1812” – Tchaikovsky
Score: 15
Anna’s Hometown: Chelyabinsk, Russia
*Lowest Score*
*In Jeopardy*

Andy Grammer & Allison Holker
Dance: Contemporary
Song: “Heaven is a Place on Earth” – Belinda Carlisle
Score: 23
Allison’s Hometown: Los Angeles

Alexa PenaVega & Mark Ballas
Dance: Rumba
Song: “Somewhere in Time Theme” – John Barry
Score: 22
Mark’s Hometown: England

Paula Deen & Louis van Amstel
Dance: Tango
Song: “Get Ready” – The Temptations
Score: 18
Louis’s Hometown: Amsterdam

Bindi Irwin & Derek Hough
Dance: Waltz
Song: “Only a Man” – Jonny Lang
Score: 23
Derek’s Hometown: Utah/England

Kim Zolciak & Tony Dovolani
Dance: Foxtrot
Song: “Come Home” – OneRepublic
Score: 18
Tony’s Hometown: Pristina, Kosovo

Alek Skarlatos & Lindsay Arnold
Dance: Quickstep
Song: “American Girl” – Elle King
Score: 22
Lindsay’s Hometown: Provo, Utah

Victor Espinoza & Karina Smirnoff
Dance: Rumba
Song: “Girl on Fire” – Alicia Keys
Score: 20
Karina’s Hometown: Kharkov, Ukraine
*Eliminated*

Nick Carter & Sharna Burgess
Dance: Foxtrot
Song: “I’m Coming Home” – Skylar Grey
Score: 24
Sharna’s Hometown: Wagga Wagga, Australia

Tamar Braxton & Val Chmerkovkiy
Dance: Charleston
Song: “Living in New York City” – Robin Thicke
Score: 25
Val’s Hometown: New York City
*Highest Score*

Mark and Alexa’s rumba was beautiful and actually brought tears to my eyes. Mark dedicated the dance to his parents and they danced to one of the last songs his parents danced to as a married couple. It was gorgeous and they did absolutely amazing.

It was incredibly moving to hear more about the pro dancers and their lives. Tonight we learned that they came from a variety of backgrounds, from war torn countries, countries with totalitarian governments, and grew up in childhoods with practically nothing.

All these different backgrounds and all these different struggles and it’s amazing to see all them dancing together today.

Of course, it is a double elimination week which means another couples has to go home. Last night Chaka and Keo were the first couple of Season 21 to head home and tonight there were two couples in jeopardy.

The couples in jeopardy were Gary & Anna and Victor & Karina. The couple eliminated was Victor and Karina.

Victor and Karina

Next week is TV Week and I am very excited to see what all the couples will come up with!

What did you think of Week Two Pt. 2?

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