Katy Perry, Meghan Trainor, Dan + Shay Songs To Be Featured On This Week’s “DWTS”

Dancing With The Stars [ABC]

Nine contestants remain in the current “Dancing With The Stars” cycle.

Monday night, they will perform dances in celebration of their most memorable years.

“Viewers can expect to see Jana Kramer dancing with joy to celebrate when her daughter, Jolie Rae, was born in 2016; James Hinchcliffe re-living the moment when he almost died in a car crash while practicing for the Indy 500 in 2015; and Laurie Hernandez celebrating competing in the 2016 Summer Olympics as a member of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team and winning the gold,” teases ABC regarding some of the years that will be celebrated.

Selected songs come from artists like Katy Perry, Meghan Trainor, Dan + Shay, Jack Garratt, and Martina McBride. Dance styles will include the Viennese waltz, paso doblé, tango, jazz, contemporary, foxtrot or samba.

In addition to the nine dances from contestants, this Monday’s episode will feature a performance by Andre “The King Of The Waltz” Rieu. Accompanied by a 60-piece orchestra, he will perform “My Heart Will Go On.”

The contestant song/dance selections follow:

Marilu Henner & Derek Hough – Viennese Waltz – “Surprise Yourself” by Jack Garratt

Laurie Hernandez & Valentin Chmerkovskiy – Paso Doblé – “Rise” by Katy Perry

James Hinchcliffe & Sharna Burgess – Tango – “The Right Time” by Yves V featuring Mike James

Calvin Johnson Jr. & Lindsay Arnold – Jazz – “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Terra Jolé & Sasha Farber – Contemporary – “Stand by Me” by Florence + The Machine

Jana Kramer & Gleb Savchenko – Contemporary – “In My Daughter’s Eyes” by Martina McBride

Ryan Lochte & Cheryl Burke – Contemporary – “A Song for You” by Leon Russell

Maureen McCormick & Artem Chigvintsev – Foxtrot – “From the Ground Up” by Dan + Shay

Amber Rose & Maksim Chmerkovskiy – Samba – “Woman Up” by Meghan Trainor

Written by Brian Cantor

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