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Only one week away from the semifinals, Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars is featuring the seven remaining couples on Tuesday evening. Tonight (Nov. 13) there will be double elimination. DWTS will air at 8 p.m. and can be watched live on TV or alternatively fans can watch online through live stream (see details below).
On Monday the dancers had to perform two dances: the Ballroom and Latin Trio. They also danced to music honoring America's veterans, some of whom were sitting in the front row of the audience.
In the first dance Melissa and Tony Shawn danced a wild Quickstep and got 30, the first perfect score of the night.
Johnson and Derek Hough danced Viennese Waltz and got also a near perfect score 29.5. Also Apolo Anton Ohonon and Karina who danced a Tango; and Gilles Marini and Peta Murgatroyd who danced a lively Quickstep got 29.5.
Other couples got lower scores; Kelly Monaco and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke, each both got 28. Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerksovskiy got 27, their highest score this season.
For the trio dances each couple chose either an eliminated dance pro or a member of a DWST troupe.
Melissa and Tony got the highest score of the night again, partnered with Henry Byalikov. They danced a spirited Paso Doble. Emmitt and Cheryl, partnered with Kim Johnson and also got 30 dancing a hot Salsa.
Gilles Marini, Peta Murgatroyd and Chelsie Hightower danced a Salsa and got 29. Apolo and Karina, partnered with Sasha Farber got the same scores dancing a Jive (29).
Kelly and Val partnered with Louis van Amstel and also danced a Jive, receiving a score of 28.5.
Shawn Johnson, Derek Hough and Mark Ballas danced a tribal Samba and received a complaint from Len, who said it wasn't Samba and gave them 7. The trio got 26.
Kirstie Alley, Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Tristan MacManus got the lowest score of the night, dancing an imaginative Paso Doble.
Here are the combined scores from weeks seven and eight going into tonight's DWTS elimination show:
Kirstie and Maks – 75
Kelly and Val – 83.5
Apolo and Karina - 85.5
Emmitt and Cheryl - 85.5
Shawn and Derek – 85.5
Gilles and Peta – 87
Melissa and Tony – 89
Tune in to DWTS on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. central. Episode 17 will air on KABC ABC7 (ABC). The aired episodes can be watched online for free on the ABC website here.