The BEST Episodes of Dancing with the Stars

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 13, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

The American version of the British “Strictly Come Dancing” sees celebrities perform choreographed dance routines which are judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts and voted on by viewers. Enjoy sizzling salsas, sambas and spray-tans as they vie for the coveted Mirrorball Trophy!

Episode 305

#1 - Episode 305

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 10, 2006

The remaining teams perform the Samba and the Rumba in tribute to Carnivale.

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1 votes
Episode 702

#2 - Episode 702

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 29, 2008

The remaining celebrities compete.

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1 votes
Episode 702A

#3 - Episode 702A

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 30, 2008

One couple is eliminated; Jessica Simpson performs; professional choreographers demonstrate different styles of dance.

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1 votes
Episode 703A

#4 - Episode 703A

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 7, 2008

One celebrity is eliminated.

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1 votes
Episode 705

#5 - Episode 705

Season 7 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 20, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 705A

#6 - Episode 705A

Season 7 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 21, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 706A

#7 - Episode 706A

Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 28, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 707

#8 - Episode 707

Season 7 - Episode 14 - Aired Nov 3, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 707A

#9 - Episode 707A

Season 7 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 5, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 708

#10 - Episode 708

Season 7 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 10, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 708A

#11 - Episode 708A

Season 7 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 11, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 709

#12 - Episode 709

Season 7 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 17, 2008

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1 votes
Episode 901

#13 - Episode 901

Season 9 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 21, 2009

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1 votes
Top 10 Couples Dance

#14 - Top 10 Couples Dance

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 2, 2007

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1 votes
Top 4 Couples Dance

#15 - Top 4 Couples Dance

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired May 14, 2007

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1 votes
Week 2

#16 - Week 2

Season 10 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 29, 2010

In the second week of the competition the stars will bring the Jive or the Foxtrot onto the dance floor.

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1 votes
Week 2: The Results

#17 - Week 2: The Results

Season 10 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 30, 2010

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1 votes
Week 3

#18 - Week 3

Season 10 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 5, 2010

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2 votes
Week 8

#19 - Week 8

Season 10 - Episode 14 - Aired May 10, 2010

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1 votes
Week 9: The Results

#20 - Week 9: The Results

Season 10 - Episode 17 - Aired May 18, 2010

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1 votes
Week 4 - Performances

#21 - Week 4 - Performances

Season 12 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 11, 2011

In the fourth week of the competition the celebrities and their pro-dancer partners will dance the Paso Doble, the Waltz or the Viennese Waltz.

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1 votes
Week 4 - Eliminations

#22 - Week 4 - Eliminations

Season 12 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 12, 2011

Jennifer Hudson and David Garrett are the guest stars tonight. The couple with the lowest combined votes of the judges and public voting will be eliminated.

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1 votes
Week 5 - Eliminations

#23 - Week 5 - Eliminations

Season 12 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 19, 2011

The fifth-round results show. Also: Toby Keith performs two songs, and Jamal Sims choreographs a dance number.

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1 votes
Week 6 - Performances

#24 - Week 6 - Performances

Season 12 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 25, 2011

Seven couples left to indulge themselves in "Guilty Pleasure Week". Dances this week are Samba, Paso Doble, Quickstep, Tango and Viennese Waltz.

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1 votes
Week 6 - Eliminations

#25 - Week 6 - Eliminations

Season 12 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 26, 2011

Having combined the judge's scores with the viewers' votes another couple will be leaving. Guest stars this week are New Kids on the Block & Backstreet Boys and Pia Toscano.

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1 votes