Tonight on ABC the glitz and the glamour returns to the ballroom as Dancing With The Stars returns for a 23rd season. Rapper, Actor & Television Host Vanilla Ice & his professional dancer Witney Carson took the stage tonight and danced a Jive to “Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice. Did you watch tonight’s DWTS episode? If you missed it we have a full and detailed recap, right here for you. Did you miss any of tonight’s performance videos? If you did we have them all, right here for you!
The premiere episode kicked off with the largest scale opening number ever, shot with the pros at Griffith Observatory. Each couple performed a Jive, Foxtrot, Cha Cha or Viennese Waltz, vying for America’s vote for the first time. No couples will be eliminated tonight, and they will all advance to week 2 of the competition.
Vanilla Ice is very excited about dancing and tweeted a message to his twitter fans to encourage them to vote for him and Witney, he tweeted, “Hey guys hope you have fun watching the show tonight. Get in where you fit in… #dwts @dancingabc @witneycarson “
Judges comments on Vanilla Ice’s DWTS Premiere Cha Cha: Len: “Respect Man! You came out and you gave it a go people think I am a fuddy tuddy I loved watching it but there was not enough Cha Cha Cha!” Julianne: “That made me so happy I cannot tell you. The Cha Cha that was there I saw you are an awesome dancer I want to see more content.” Bruno: “That was tonight’s ice-breaker you still got it. The next time open the curtain and show us more content.”
Judges scores: Carrie Ann: 7 Len: 5 Julianne: 6 Bruno: 7 TOTAL: 25/40 – Vote for Vanilla Ice & Witney Carson at 1-800-868-3413.
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