Songs By Rihanna, *NSYNC, More Selected For Monday’s “Dancing With The Stars”

This week’s song selections include “Love On The Brain,” “It’s Gonna Be Me,” and “The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air.”

DWTS (ABC/Eric McCandless)

Season twenty-five of “Dancing With The Stars” resumes this Monday.

The episode will adhere to a “Guilty Pleasures” theme. Each of the remaining celebrities will dance to a song associated with one of their guilty pleasures.

“The couples will dance to the songs that remind them of their secret indulgences, including Vanessa’s love of singing karaoke with her friends, Derek’s binging of ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,’ Frankie’s obsession with boy bands, and Nikki’s fascination with sexy romance novels, to name a few,” says ABC.

Dance style options for the week include cha cha, Argentine tango, samba, Charleston, jive, jazz, Viennese waltz, salsa or quickstep.

The episode airs at 8PM ET/PT on Monday, October 2. Ahead of the broadcast, ABC revealed the song and style selections.

Derek Fisher and Sharna Burgess – Cha Cha – “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air” by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

Drew Scott and Emma Slater – Argentine Tango – “Red Right Hand” by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Frankie Muniz and Witney Carson – Samba – “It’s Gonna Be Me” by *NSYNC

Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold – Charleston – “The Glory Days” by Michael Giacchino

Lindsey Stirling and Mark Ballas – Jive – “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” by Wham!

Nick Lachey and Peta Murgatroyd – Jazz – “Jump (For My Love)” by The Pointer Sisters

Nikki Bella and Artem Chigvintsev – Viennese Waltz – “Love on the Brain” by Rihanna

Sasha Pieterse and Gleb Savchenko – Jazz – “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)” by Four Tops

Terrell Owens and Cheryl Burke – Salsa – “The Breaks” by Kurtis Blow

Vanessa Lachey and Maks Chmerkovskiy – Jazz – “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” by Cyndi Lauper

Victoria Arlen and Val Chmerkovskiy – Quickstep – “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba


Written by Charles Suchs

Charles Suchs is a news reporter and chart analyst for Headline Planet.

While he contributes to all sections of the publication, he devotes specific attention to tracking radio charts and promotional strategies.


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