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Sherrill is an award winning journalist with a specialty in music and entertainment. When not writing she enjoys music, photography, crafts, reading, and being near the water.

Kellie Pickler & Derek Hough Take Home Mirrorball Trophy On 'Dancing With The Stars'

5/22/2013 9:12am EDT
Dancing With The stars
After 13 weeks and 17 rounds of dancing, "Dancing with the Stars" crowned two new winners. It's been a long and arduous road for the contestants, and last night's finale truly showed who had the superior legwork. Without too much deliberation, the recap of the events of the night starts here...

The show opened with the cast members of season 16 performing to Pitbull's "Don't Stop the Party" in a dance choreographed by Lacey Schwimmer.

DWTS fans voted via Twitter on which of the Freestyle dances they wanted to see again. The winning encore dance was from Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough.


Stars Bring Their 'A' Game To 'Dancing With The Stars' Finals

5/21/2013 11:46am EDT
Dancing with the Stars Finale
And then there were four... For the first time in the competition, "Dancing with the "Stars" has four couples in the finals.

Last week, teenage Disney sensation Zendaya Coleman and partner Val Chmerkovskiy slipped to 4th place but bounced back in spectacular fashion last night. Kelly Pickler shined brightly in her final dances and brought tears to one judge's eyes – while others defied expectations in the battle for the mirrorball trophy.

This week the couples must perform a total of four dances - three on performance night and a final dance during the grand finale.

The show began with a...

Who Made It To The Finals On 'Dancing With The Stars'

5/15/2013 9:03am EDT
Who Made it to the Finals on DWTS
It's the last results show on "Dancing with the Stars" before a winner is crowned. As the show celebrated its 300th show, one couple would be eliminated from the competition just one week shy of the finals.

The show kicked off with a performance from the DWTS Troupe and the professional dancers - from this season and the past.

On performance night four of the five couples earned a perfect score of 30 points; one of those couples was the first to be advanced into the finals - after saying that mama will be happy, host Tom Bergeron announced that Jacoby and Karina were safe.

Head judge Len...

'Dancing With The Stars': Lots Of Perfect Scores In Heated Semifinals

5/14/2013 10:18am EDT
Dancing With The Stars
Season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars" has reached the semifinals and the remaining five couples held nothing back, as everyone gave it their all and then some. The judges responded as well with lots of 10s for some really great performances.

Once again this week the remaining couples had to perform two dances.

Here's a recap of how Monday's competition went down:

Kellie and Derek got the night started with an Argentine Tango that began in silhouette. The judges called the dance fantastic, perfection, incredible, and superb. The performance had Bruno comparing Kellie to Chita Rivera. Kell...

'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Who Will Be Going To The Semi-Finals?

5/8/2013 10:20am EDT
Dancing with the Stars
Only two weeks remaining in season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars" and each of the six remaining couples are hoping they will be the ones to move on to the semi-finals and get one step closer to the mirror ball trophy.

As the results show begins for the quarter finals the DWTS Troupe, Lindsay, and Gleb perform on the dance floor.

With only six couples left the results are given two couples at a time; first up were Ingo and Kym and Kellie and Derek with Ingo and Kym moving on to next week, but Kellie and Derek would have to wait a little longer.
The encore dance for this week was the perfec...

'Dancing With The Stars': Zendaya Gets First Perfect Score In Quarterfinals

5/7/2013 11:22am EDT
Zendaya DWTS
"Dancing with the Stars" has reached the quarter finals this week. With only six couples left, the competition is winding down and beginning to heat up. This week the couples had to perform two full dances - one of them the trio dance.

First on the dance floor was Zendaya and Valentin with a Foxtrot. The dance took Carrie Ann's breath away and the judges called it fun, artistic, breezy, and graceful. Zendaya and Valentin scored a 28 for the dance.

Sean and Peta dance a Tango that the judges said was sharp and had attack but was inconsistent and a bit ugly. Sean and Peta earned 21 points.

'Dancing With The Stars' Has Emotional Night In Week 7 Results Show

5/1/2013 10:46am EDT
Andy Dick and first time dance pro partner Sharna Burgess
Amidst a performance filled night on 'Dancing with the Stars" emotions ran high as we learned who was sent home in week seven of the ballroom competition. There were some tense moments for former soap star Ingo Rademacher and partner Kym Johnson, along with Ravens player Jacoby Jones and Karina Smirnoff - as all were in jeopardy of being sent home Tuesday night. But it came as no surprise that Andy Dick and first time dance pro partner Sharna Burgess were the couple to be eliminated.

"I've been talking about it from Day One. It's been the best, just the best," said an emotional Andy Dick. ...

It's Latin Night On 'Dancing With The Stars'

4/30/2013 1:23pm EDT
Dancing With The Stars
This week on “Dancing with the Stars” all of the performances were Latin dances and multi Latin Grammy Award winner Juanes performed live in the Ballroom.

The seven remaining couples face a bigger challenge this week when they must learn four dances and perform two of them when the couples will perform a dance off. The top scoring couple will receive immunity from the dance off and elimination on results night. Not knowing which dance they will have the couples must learn a Cha Cha, Rumba, and a Jive in addition to their solo performance.

First up was Jacoby and Karina with a Salsa that t...

'Dancing With The Stars': Latest Star Gets Knocked Out Of Competition

4/24/2013 10:45am EDT
Victor Ortiz & Lindsay Arnold
On performance night of “Dancing with the Stars” megastar Stevie Wonder celebrated his musical career by performing live for each of the dances plus a few extra songs. On results night Stevie revealed that he had an incredible night - adding that he is not only a big fan of the show but wants to be a part of the show as a contestant.

The night of music and results began with a performance by British pop star Olly Murs who performed his platinum selling hit “Troublemaker”.

In the first results Kellie and Derek and Aly and Mark were announced safe for another week.

In the fan voted encore ...

'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Ladies Rule Again On Stevie Wonder Night

4/23/2013 11:55am EDT
Dancing with the Stars
In week six of the competition for the mirror ball we saw Stevie Wonder visit the Ballroom on “Dancing with the Stars” to celebrate 50 years of making music. Not only were all of the songs Wonder hits, they were performed by Wonder himself.

The remaining eight celebs and their partners had to perform two dances this week – their individual dance and a team dance. Each week we've seen the top spot taken by one of the ladies and this week was no different. By the end of the performance filled night, all three of the judges had issued a 10 and Stevie was ready to make a return visit next year...