“Latin Night” Of “DWTS” Will Feature Songs By Selena Gomez, James Bay, Major Lazer

It’s “Latin Night” on the next edition of “Dancing With The Stars.”

Set for October 17, the episode will ask the remaining couples to perform a rumba, salsa, samba, paso doblé, cha cha or Argentine tango.

Song selections include Selena Gomez’ “Hands To Myself,” James Bay’s “Need The Sun To Break,” The Eagles’ “Hotel California,” and Major Lazer’s “Light It Up.”

The episode will also shine the spotlight on Pitbull. In addition to performing his single “Greenlight,” Pitbull will participate as a guest judge.

The song choices follow:

Marilu Henner & Derek Hough – Cha Cha – “Echa Pa’lante” by Thalia

Laurie Hernandez & Valentin Chmerkovskiy – Salsa – “Light It Up” by Major Lazer featuring Nyla & Fuse ODG

James Hinchcliffe & Sharna Burgess – Rumba – “Need the Sun to Break” by James Bay

Calvin Johnson Jr. & Lindsay Arnold – Argentine Tango – “Hotel California” by Eagles

Terra Jolé & Sasha Farber – Paso Doblé – “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” by Santa Esmeralda

Jana Kramer & Gleb Savchenko – Argentine Tango – “Hands to Myself” by Selena Gomez

Ryan Lochte & Cheryl Burke – Salsa – “La Negra Tiene Tumbao” by Celia Cruz

Maureen McCormick & Artem Chigvintsev – Samba – “Mas Que Nada” by Sergio Mendes featuring The Black Eyed Peas

Amber Rose & Maksim Chmerkovskiy – Cha Cha – “Bla Bla Bla Cha Cha Cha” by Petty Booka

Written by Brian Cantor

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