The first songs and routines of this year’s serious prom drama series have been revealed by the BBC.
aturday night marks the popular show’s first competition night, with 15 couples battling for as many points as possible to cement their spot in the first week on the leaderboard.
The tracklist covers a range of classics, such as Islands In The Stream by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, and ABBA’s Voulez-Vouz, to more contemporary songs including Falling by Harry Styles and Dance by DNCE.
The full list of couples with their songs and dances is:
Ellie Simmonds and Nikita: Cha Cha Cha to Dance by DNCE
Ellie Taylor and Johannes: Quickstep to I Am What I Am by Klaus Hallen Tanz Orchester
Fleur East and Vito: Cha Cha Cha to Let’s Get Loud by Jennifer Lopez
Helen Skelton and Gorka: American Smooth to You Send Me by Aretha Franklin
Jayde Adams and Karen: Christina Aguilera’s Samba to Dirrty with Redman
Kaye Adams and Kai: Tango to Voulez-Vouz by ABBA
Kym Marsh and Graziano: Jive to Yes by Merry Clayton
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Molly Rainford and Carlos: Samba to Kiss My (Uh Oh) by Anne Marie and Little Mix
Hamza Yassin and Jowita: Foxtrot to Islands In The Stream by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers
James Bye and Amy: Jive to What I Like About You by The Romantics
Matt Goss and Nadiya: Quickstep to Sir Duke by Chris Walden Big Band
Richie Anderson and Giovanni: Cha Cha Cha to I’m Your Man by Wham!
Tony Adams and Katya: Tango to Go West by Village People
Tyler West and Dianne: American Smooth to Falling by Harry Styles
Will Mellor and Nancy: Jive to Livin ‘La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin
The first live show of the Dance Come Dancing performance will be broadcast on 24 September at 6:45pm on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.
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