Pure DWTS Season 28 Week 1 – Interviews, Recaps, Scores, Jimmy Kimmel Prediction, Photos, And Extras

What a super first night!! I loved them all in different ways. And wow, do we ever have a competition. See Miss Heidi’s Live Blog last night for more in detail (she cracks me up as always). Let’s check out the media after the dances. We’ll start with the scores and rank the couples in order….


James & Emma 21 (7, 7, 7) Tango “Whatever It Takes”—Imagine Dragons
Hannah & Alan 20 (7, 7, 6) Cha-cha-cha “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)”—Whitney Houston
Lauren & Gleb 19 (7, 6, 6) Cha-cha-cha “Man! I Feel Like a Woman!”—Shania Twain
Sailor & Val 18 (6, 6, 6) Foxtrot “Uptown Girl”—Billy Joel
Karamo & Jenna 17 (6, 5, 6) Salsa “Juice”—Lizzo
Mary & Brandon 17 (6, 5, 6) Foxtrot “Baby Love”—The Supremes
Kel & Witney 16 (6, 5, 5) Tango “Sucker”—Jonas Brothers
Ally & Sasha 16 (5, 5, 6) Cha-cha-cha “Work from Home”—Fifth Harmony
Ray & Cheryl 15 (5, 5, 5) Salsa “Hot in Herre”—Nelly
Kate & Pasha 15 (5, 5, 5) Cha-cha-cha “She Works Hard for the Money”—Donna Summer
Sean & Lindsay 12 (4, 4, 4) Salsa “Spice Up Your Life”—Spice Girls
Lamar & Peta 11 (5, 3, 3) Foxtrot “Feeling Good”—Nina Simone

If you missed seeing the show, see the official Your Tube page. You can also view their dances at the official Facebook page. They also posted a video of the Title Shoot Photos. Getty Images has some beautiful dancing and backstage photos too.

Here are some recaps, media and interviews after the show. It always pays to listen and read everything…..


Jimmy Kimmel picks the winner. And that is James Van Der Beek!:

On The Red Carpet:





Be sure to check these links. Some of them post more through out the day:
Extra, ET, ET Facebook, E Online, FOX Entertainment, People, and Access Hollywood in case they post more recaps or interviews later. Thanks, Everyone, and here’s to a great season. Stay tuned for Court’s Power rankings and Miss Heidi’s Numbers post coming soon!