The Dancing With the Stars season finale which was aired last night on Monday had viewers on the tips of their toes as the names of The Dancing with The Stars winners of its 29th season were declared, who took home the Mirrorball Trophy.
Who won The Dancing With the Stars season finale?
The winners of DWTS season 29 *Drum rolls* are- Kaitlyn Bristowe and Artem Chigvinstev! The duo were declared winners by the new host, Tyra Banks.
The ex-Bachelorette lead, Kaitlyn Bristowe pushed her skills to the limit as she had a tough competition with the star contestants- Nelly, Justina Machado and Nev Schulman.
Dancing With the Stars season finale had its celebs with their particular pro-dancing partners perform two dance choreographies, for the first one they had to redo any of their favourite performances which they did this season but they had to add some different novel moves to it and the other was supposed to be a free-style performance, which is really special to the DWTS fans.
For the repeated performance, Kaitlyn Bristowe and her American-Russian pro dancing partner, Artem Chigvinstev, who were the first team to go, decided to do their Argentine tango choreo on the song ‘Toxic’ from Brittany Spears, which received a perfect 30/30 from the judges- Carrie Ann Inaba, Derek Hough, and Bruno Tonioli.
For the freestyle performance, the duo danced to ‘Sparkling Diamonds’ from the hit musical, Moulin Rouge for which they also got a splendid 30/30 from the three judges.
The second duo were, the Grammy winning ‘Dilemma’ rapper, Nelly, whose pro dancing partner was Daniella Karagach, The two redid their Samba choreo on the DeBarge’s song- ‘Rhythm of the Night’ which got a 27/30 from the judges’ side, and for the freestyle performance, they chose the song “Savage” by Megan Thee Stallion and “Hypnotize” from the rap legend, The Notorious B.I.G which received a perfect 30/30.
Third to go for the Dancing With the Stars season finale was the 36-year-old host of the show ‘Catfish’, Nev Schulman with his dancing partner, Jenna Johnson. The duo repeated their Paso Doble choreo on the song “Black Swan Swan Lake” from District 78, receiving a 30/30 and then went on to do the freestyle dance on “Singin’ in the Rain” from the same artist, which received a perfect 30/30.
The 48-year-old actress Justina Machado, and pro dancer, Sasha Farber performed their cha cha choreo to the song “Respect” from Aretha Franklin as their repeated performance which earned them a 30/30 and then did their freestyle dance on “Let’s Get Loud” by Jennifer Lopez and “Bamboleo” by The Gypsy Kings, which also received a 30/30 from the judges bench.
DWTS season 29 results with Kaitlyn and Artem as winners were followed by- Nev Schulman and partner Jenna Johnson as the runner ups, then with Nelly and Daniella Karagach in the 3rd place and last but not the least Justina Machado and partner Sasha Farber in the 4th place.