Who Will Be Eliminated on Tonight’s ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Episode?

"Dancing With the Stars" 2017 Elimination Predictions


UPDATE: Tonight's elimination was a surprise, with Heather Morris getting the boot. Click here for the details.


Tonight begins another week for season 24 of Dancing With the Stars, which means that another contestant from the season will be eliminated by the end of tonight's live episode. Some big news for tonight's show includes Maksim Chmerkovskiy returning to the ballroom after nursing an injury for a few weeks. In addition, former contestant and Backstreet Boys star, Nick Carter, will appear on the show as a guest judge for the night. The official ABC synopsis for tonight's episode reads: The eight remaining celebrities will dance to songs from some of the most popular boy bands and girl groups throughout history, and the men and women will also compete against each other in team dances, on “Dancing with the Stars,” live ... Some of the iconic boy bands and girl groups, whose songs will be danced to, include Simone and Sasha performing a samba to Destiny’s Child, Bonner and Sharna dancing a rumba to Backstreet Boys, Nick and Peta jiving to The Beach Boys, Normani and Val dancing a salsa to The Pussycat Dolls, and David and Lindsay performing an Argentine tango to *NSYNC, among others ... To add some spice to the competition, it’s Team Dances with men vs. women ... Bonner Bolton, Nick Viall, David Ross and Rashad Jennings will dance to a medley of “Dancing Machine” by Jackson 5 ... Simone Biles, Nancy Kerrigan, Normani Kordei and Heather Morris will dance to a medley ... Each celebrity will perform a samba, rumba, tango, paso doblé, salsa, Argentine tango or jive. At the end of the night, based on scores and votes from last Monday, one couple will be eliminated. Before we get into our top predictions for celebrities who may be on the chopping block, here is the list of tonight's individual performances:


Simone Biles & Sasha Farber – Samba – “Survivor” by Destiny’s Child


Bonner Bolton & Sharna Burgess – Rumba – “I Want It That Way” by Backstreet Boys


Rashad Jennings & Emma Slater – Tango – “Reach Out, I’ll Be There” by The Four Tops


Nancy Kerrigan & Artem Chigvintsev – Paso Doblé – “Free Your Mind” by En Vogue


Normani Kordei & Valentin Chmerkovskiy – Salsa – “When I Grow Up” by The Pussycat Dolls


Heather Morris & Maksim Chmerkovskiy – Rumba – “Waterfalls” by TLC


David Ross & Lindsay Arnold – Argentine Tango – “I Want You Back” by NSYNC


Nick Viall & Peta Murgatroyd – Jive – “Fun, Fun, Fun” by The Beach Boys


Now that you've got the rundown on what to expect from this evening's performances, click through our gallery of our top predictions for elimination tonight. (ABC/Eric McCandless)