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DWTS2014 Mark Ballas’ “Get My Name” Single Featured For Special Dance In Dizzy Feet Foundations Dance Day

Mark Ballas’ “Get My Name” single is featured in a new “Advanced Routine” promo for Dizzy Feet Foundations National Dance Day! Below you can watch the video for how you can dance and partake in the event. National Dance Day is coming up on July 26th. You can read all about how the Dizzy Feet Foundation plans to celebrate this event at Dizzy Feet Foundation. In the meantime, can you do these moves? Lets try! :D

And speaking of Mark, don’t miss So You Think You Can Dance tonight! He tweeted that “Get My Name” will be featured on the show.

July 2, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Dancing With The Stars Mark Ballas Interviewed And Performs “Get My Name” On Access Hollywood

Mark Ballas did a segment on Access Hollywood Live this week. He talks on Dancing With The Stars hook ups and his new single “Get My Name”. He also performs. Check him out!

June 13, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mark Ballas’ “Get My Name” Behind The Scenes Part 2: The Video Shoot

Mark Ballas released Part 1 “behind the scenes” coverage of his “Get My Name” video auditions last week. Now here is part 2 where he shows the filming the video. You can see Derek Hough in this too since he was the Director. Too fun….

ETA: There is a fun interview with Mark at The Bustle. Mark talks of how he created “Get My Name”, Dancing With The Stars, and more. Here is a take….

“Get My Name” is a catchy pop tune that has the flavor of a Justin Timberlake track with the soul and likability of Pharrell’s “Happy”. And the music video for the song, which boasts a glut of Ballas’ dancing peers and some retro costumes to boot, features a dance break not originally in the single version. And let’s be honest, watching Ballas cut a rug is half the fun of the single.

“Usually when we do records I come in [to the studio] with guitar riffs or a melody or a concept idea for a song. The day we hadn’t come up with anything for two days. We’d been in the studio, hanging out, thinking something would come organically. If it doesn’t come, don’t push it,” he said.

June 10, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mario Lopez Interviews DWTS Mark Ballas, New “Get My Name” Performance

This week, Mario Lopez interviewed Mark Ballas about his new single “Get My Name” and video. Mark talks of why he hired Derek Hough to direct the video. He also talks of wanting to release a second single soon. Currently, Mark is also trying to decide whether he will release an EP or a new album. Lot’s more below including a new “Get My Name” performance and talk on Dancing With The Stars.

June 5, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mark Ballas’ “Get My Name” Behind The Scenes Part 1: The Dance Auditions

This is so good!! If you haven’t purchased this snappy and fun dance single yet, you can do so here:

June 2, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Mark Ballas Performs “Get My Name”, Talks About His Shoulder Injury On The Home And Family Show

Dancing With The Stars Mark Ballas has been making the rounds promoting his new “Get My Name” single this week. Yesterday, he did the Home And Family show on Hallmark. You can watch him perform a stripped down version of his new single “Get My Name” at this link (does he not have an awesome falsetto or what?). He also gives them an update on the shoulder injury that he sustained while rehearsing for the finals with Candace Cameron Bure. He also discusses the mental and physical strength required to be a serious contender for the mirror ball trophy. Don’t miss it!

May 30, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mark Ballas Talks On DWTS, New Album, Touring, And Get My Name

Mark Ballas talked with Ralphie Tonight about this past season of Dancing With The Stars. He puts the rumors to rest about Maks and Meryl dating and how and why they dodged the question saying, “They’re just intelligent. They know how to play the game” (if only they knew how much respect they lose when they play games with fans like that). Mark also discusses his new album and his new “Get My Name” single below. More at the link including how he’d liked to jump on tour with a major artist. There is also an audio link of this interview at the link. Also, be watching TMZ LIVE as they should be posting a new interview soon.

“The day we put it out, it debuted at No. 24 on the iTunes Pop Chart,” Ballas recalled proudly of May 5. “I’m doing this all independently: no (record) label. So considering that, I’m really excited.”

The song is a fun pop track – Ballas croons over a bouncy beat infused with a bit of jazz. His “DWTS” cohort Derek Hough directed the song’s music video, a total throwback to the era of the ‘50s and ‘60s. “Get My Name” is the first single from Ballas’ forthcoming LP.

“This is the first full studio album I’ve done,” the singer said of the project. “I’ve done acoustic EPs and I’ve done acoustic stuff before, which has been a little more stripped back because I hadn’t had the resources or the access to amazing producers in the genre that I wanted to go into.”

That changed when Ballas signed a music publishing deal with Nashville-based BMG.

“(BMG) put me in the studio with some great producers like Jim Beanz, The Stereotypes, and then the producer that’s done a majority of my record’s name is Wizz Dumb,” Ballas revealed. “He’s Timbaland’s protégé; he works in that camp.”

ETA: To see Mark interviewed by Z100, go here. He also performs “Get My Name”.

May 28, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mark Ballas Talks About The DWTS18 Finale, Get My Name Single, And More

What a fun interview with Mark Ballas and the Huffington Post. He talks about the finale of Dancing With The Stars, his injury, and his “Get My Name” single. Speaking of “Get My Name”, Pure Derek Hough has a “behind the scenes” interview with George Pennacchio if you want to check that out too.

May 23, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Mark Ballas Writes About DWTS Semi Finals, “Get My Name” Video In Full Released

Mark Ballas’ new video for “Get My Name” has been officially released today. As you know, Derek Hough directed it!! You can see it at MTV in it’s entirety HERE or watch it below. Let us know what you think of it in comments. I can’t get enough! I love it visually…and isn’t Witney Carson good in it too?! Anyway, good job Derek and Mark!!

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Also, don’t miss reading Mark’s new blog and seeing some pictures at She Knows. He writes of he and Candace’s dances. He also had a few words to share on Charie and the Freestyle coming. Below is a bit on that….

I am really sad to see Charlie go because he’s so friendly and so cool, and I think, out of everyone in the competition, he had the perfect outlook on what it means to be joyful and passionate.

Going into the finals we’ve got the freestyle, which should be fun because people always look forward to that style and dance. I’ve got some really cool ideas for Candace, and I think people will enjoy her piece. We’re also going to be using some great music. We feel very honored and privileged to make it to the finals.

May 14, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Mark Ballas “Get My Name” Video Teaser #2, Writes of Candace Cameron Bure And More

Dancing With The Stars Mark Ballas has released another teaser for his new “Get My Name” video. You can watch both teasers below. After you listen, be sure to read his new blog at She Knows. He wrote that his “Get My Name” opening performance on Dancing With The Stars this past week was “one of the most fun things” he’s ever done on the show. He also writes about his Dancing With The Stars partner Candace Cameron Bure saying, “she’s got her rollerblades on and making strides every single week.” More at the link. What a fun week they’ve had. Ok, let’s “Get My Name”….

May 9, 2014 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.