Heart to perform Barracuda on Dancing With The Stars - Tuesday, October 25th on ABC
October 22, 2010
THE COMPETITION HEATS UP
SEVEN REMAINING COUPLES ROCK
THE BALLROOM FLOOR WITH TWO DANCES FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SEASON,
ON “DANCING WITH THE
STARS” MONDAY, OCTOBER 25 ON ABC
Rock Week Features
Performances from Heart, Kylie Minogue and a Special Macy’s Stars of Dance
Number from School of Rock on “Dancing with the Stars The Results Show”
Tuesday, October 26
“Episode 1006/1006A” – The show’s seven remaining
couples will rock the ballroom as they dance the Paso Doble and Tango to classic
and contemporary rock songs and tear up the dance floor in the show’s first
ever rock and roll dance marathon, on “Dancing with the Stars,” on MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, (8:00-10:00 p.m.,
ET), on the ABC Television Network.
On Tuesday, the sixth couple to
be eliminated this season will be sent home on “Dancing with the Stars the
Results Show,” TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET), on the ABC
Also on Tuesday’s Results Show, legendary rock and roll
band Heart will play its iconic hit “Barracuda,” accompanied by Dancing with
Stars pros Louis Van Amstel, Karina Smirnoff, Derek Hough, Chelsie Hightower,
Damian Holbrook and Peta Murgatryod. Heart recently released its 13th studio
album, “Red Velvet Car,” produced by Grammy winning producer Ben Mink (kd lang,
Feist, Bare Naked Ladies), which debuted at #10 in Billboard Magazine¹s Top 200
Album Chart. Their current AC single, “Hey You” was in the Top 30 for three
months, while their classic rock single, “WTF” hovered near Top 10 (on those respective
charts). Heart has sold over 30 million albums and had 22 Top 40 hits. Over the
past decade, Heart songs have achieved ubiquity in pop culture in films (“Shrek
3,” “The Dilemma”), television (“American Idol,” “Glee,” “Dancing with the
Stars”), commercials (Honda, Swiffer), and videogames (Rock Band, Guitar Hero),
as well as performed by other top artists (Eminem, Fergie, Gretchen Wilson,
among many others). To support the
release of “Red Velvet Car,” Heart toured through the summer of 2010 including
four Lilith Fair shows and nearly 40 headline shows, which continued through
September 25 and will pick up again in November and December. Heart’s first album (“Dreamboat
Annie”) was released in 1976. The band broke barriers with a repertoire that
includes rock classics like “Barracuda,” “Crazy on You,” “Magic Man,” “Straight
On,” alongside acoustic standards like “These Dreams,” “Dog & Butterfly”
and “Dreamboat Annie.” They were 2008 recipients of VH1 Rock Honors, received a
Lifetime Achievement Award from the Northwest Grammy Foundation and received
ASCAP’s award for Excellence in Songwriting in 2009.
Also on Tuesday, pop superstar Kylie Minogue
performs her hit single “Get Outta My Way,” which is the second single lifted from her eleventh
studio album, Aphrodite. The single, which features mixes from Bimbo Jones,
Kris Menace, Paul Harris, Beataucue, Daddys Groove, Sidney Samson, & Mat
Zo, is out now. Over the
course of her extraordinary 20-plus-year-career, Kylie Minogue has been a global
force in pop music and is one of the world’s most successful female artists
with more than 60 million albums sold worldwide, 50 hit singles including the
U.S. Billboard dance-chart
toppers “Can’t Get You Our of My Head,” “Love At First Sight,” “Slow” and
the Grammy-Award winning “Come Into My World.” She
has received countless awards
and accolades including an OBE from the Queen,
eight sold-out world tours including the KylieX2008 tour which traveled to 21
countries worldwide. Minogue has released ten studio albums, three live CDs,
eight live concert DVD’s, plus her Greatest
Hits, Ultimate Kylie double
album and Boombox The Remix Album
2000-2008. Kylie has her own successful bed linen
line “Kylie at Home” and has released six
fragrances, the latest “Couture” for women and “Inverse” for men. Her 7th
fragrance “Pink Sparkle” was released earlier this year.
This week’s “School
of Rock” themed Macy’s Stars of Dance performance will feature all-star kid
musicians from national School of Rock and one of the best show choirs in the
country, The Powerhouse Choir from John Burroughs High School in Burbank,
California. The number will be choreographed by Travis Wall. The School of Rock
is a nationally-acclaimed music education program whose mission is to inspire
kids to rock on stage and in life. With 62 locations in 23 states and
more new ones on the way, students of all levels learn to play rock music in a
unique and interactive way at the hands of professional musicians, developing
both their music skills and confidence. The School of Rock All-stars are
comprised of the best students from across the country and play over 60 dates a
year at theaters, festivals and the nation’s top music venues
By evening’s end, one couple
will be eliminated, as determined by a combination of the judges’ scores and
viewers’ votes on dances performed on Monday’s performance show. Who among the
following seven teams will be next to leave the ballroom floor?
· BRANDY, actress and singer, and partnerMAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY.
· RICK FOX, former NBA champion and partnerCHERYL BURKE.
· JENNIFER GREY, beloved film and television
actress, DEREK HOUGH.
· KYLE MASSEY, television teen star, and
partner LACEY SCHWIMMER.
· BRISTOL PALIN, teen advocate and Alaska’s
first daughter, and partner MARK BALLAS.
· AUDRINA PATRIDGE, MTV reality star, and partner TONY DOVOLANI.
· KURT WARNER, former pro-NFL quarterback,
and partner ANNA TREBUNSKAYA.
Hosted by Tom Bergeron
(“America’s Funniest Home Videos”) and Brooke Burke (“Dancing with the Stars”
Season 7 champion), the celebrities perform choreographed dance routines which
will be judged by renowned Ballroom judge Len Goodman and dancer/choreographers
Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba.
Viewers may cast their votes
for their favorite teams via phone on Monday night during and up to 30 minutes
after the “Dancing with the Stars” performance shows. Wireless customers with
AT&T may also text message their votes by texting the word “VOTE” to the
number that corresponds to the team they want to support (message and data
rates may apply). Viewers may also vote online at www.abc.com
starting from the opening of each episode on the East Coast. Fans may cast the
maximum limit of votes for each voting method.