Dancing with the Stars (U.S. season 1)

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Dancing with the Stars – season 1
Country of origin United States
No. of episodes 8
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Original run June 1, 2005 – July 6, 2005
Additional information
Celebrity winner Kelly Monaco
Professional winner Alec Mazo
Season chronology
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Season 2

The first season of Dancing with the Stars (U.S.) debuted on ABC on June 1, 2005. Six celebrities were paired with six professional ballroom dancers. Tom Bergeron and Lisa Canning were the hosts for this season.

The premiere drew over 13 million viewers, the biggest summer debut ever for an American reality series.[1] The second week climbed to 15 million viewers, and the show climbed to No. 1 in the summer 2005 TV season ratings, where it remained for the remainder of the season.[2] The season finale aired July 6, 2005.

Couples[edit]

The six professionals and celebrities that competed were:

Celebrity Profession(s) Professional partner Voting number Status
Trista Sutter Reality TV Personality Louis Van Amstel 1-866-613-0006 Sixth place
on June 8, 2005
Evander Holyfield Retired Professional Boxer / Actor Edyta Śliwińska 1-866-613-0003 Fifth place
on June 15, 2005
Rachel Hunter Model / Actress / Presenter Jonathan Roberts 1-866-613-0002 Fourth place
on June 22, 2005
Joey McIntyre Singer / Actor / Singer-songwriter / Record producer Ashly DelGrosso 1-866-613-0001 Third place
on June 29, 2005
John O'Hurley Actor / Voice Actor / TV Personality / Game Show Host / Author / Performer / Presenter / Singer / Pianist / Composer Charlotte Jørgensen 1-866-613-0005 Runner-up
on July 6, 2005
Kelly Monaco Soap Actress / Model Alec Mazo 1-866-613-0004 Winner
on July 6, 2005

Scoring chart[edit]

Couple Place Wk 1 Wk 2 Tot.
(1+2)
Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6
Kelly & Alec 1 13 17 30 21 26 22+25=47 25+30=55
John & Charlotte 2 20 26 46 24 21 27+27=54 27+27=54
Joey & Ashly 3 20 21 41 22 20 20+25=45
Rachel & Jonathan 4 20 24 44 26 25
Evander & Edyta 5 18 14 32 13
Trista & Louis 6 18 19 37
     indicates the eliminated couple that week
     indicates the returning couple that was last to be called safe
     indicates the winning couple
     indicates the runner-up couple
     indicates the third place couple
Red numbers indicate the couples with the lowest score for each week.
Green numbers indicate the couples with the highest score for each week.

Average chart[edit]

This table only counts for dances scored on a traditional 30-point scale.

Rank by
average
Place Couple Total Number of
dances
Average
1 2 John & Charlotte 46 2 20.0
2 4 Rachel & Jonathan 44 2 20.0
3 1 Kelly & Alec 30 2 13.0
4 3 Joey & Ashly 41 2 20.0
5 6 Trista & Louis 37 2 18.0
6 5 Evander & Edyta 32 2 18.0

Highest and lowest scoring performances[edit]

Dance Celebrity Highest score Celebrity Lowest score
Cha-cha-cha John O'Hurley
Joey McIntyre
20 Evander Holyfield 18
Waltz Rachel Hunter 20 Kelly Monaco 13
Rumba Rachel Hunter 24 Kelly Monaco 17
Quickstep John O'Hurley 27 Evander Holyfield 14
Jive Joey McIntyre 22 Evander Holyfield 13
Tango Rachel Hunter 26 John O'Hurley 24
Samba Kelly Monaco 26 Joey McIntyre 20
Paso doble John O'Hurley 27 Kelly Monaco
Joey McIntyre
25
Foxtrot John O'Hurley 27 Joey McIntyre 20
Freestyle Kelly Monaco 30 John O'Hurley 27

Trista Sutter is the only star to not land on this list

Couples' highest and lowest scoring performances[edit]

According to the traditional 30-point scale.

Couples Highest Scoring Dances Lowest Scoring Dances
Kelly & Alec Freestyle (30) Waltz (13)
John & Charlotte Foxtrot, Paso doble, Quickstep & Freestyle (27) Cha-cha-cha (20)
Joey & Ashly Paso doble (25) Cha-cha-cha, Samba and Foxtrot (20)
Rachel & Jonathan Tango (26) Waltz (20)
Evander & Edyta Cha-cha-cha (18) Jive (13)
Trista & Louis Rumba (19) Waltz (18)

Weekly scores and songs[edit]

Unless indicated otherwise, individual judges scores given in the charts below (given in parentheses) are listed in this order from left to right: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli.

Week 1[edit]

Running order[3]
Couple Score Dance Music
Joey & Ashly 20 (7, 7, 6) Cha-cha-cha "Crazy in Love"—Beyoncé
Rachel & Jonathan 20 (7, 6, 7) Waltz "Three Times A Lady"—Lionel Richie
Evander & Edyta 18 (5, 7, 6) Cha-cha-cha "Respect"—Aretha Franklin
Kelly & Alec 13 (5, 4, 4) Waltz "I Have Nothing"—Whitney Houston
John & Charlotte 20 (7, 7, 6) Cha-cha-cha "September"—Earth, Wind & Fire
Trista & Louis 18 (6, 6, 6) Waltz "Come Away with Me"—Norah Jones

Week 2[edit]

Running order[4]
Couple Score Dance Music Result
Rachel & Jonathan 24 (8, 8, 8) Rumba "I Don't Wanna Miss a Thing"—Aerosmith from Armageddon Bottom two
Joey & Ashly 21 (8, 7, 6) Quickstep "You're The One That I Want"—John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John Safe
Trista & Louis 19 (6, 7, 6) Rumba "Endless Love"—Diana Ross and Lionel Richie Eliminated
John & Charlotte 26 (8, 9, 9) Quickstep "Let's Face The Music and Dance"—Irving Berlin Safe
Kelly & Alec 17 (5, 6, 6) Rumba "Hero"—Enrique Iglesias Safe
Evander & Edyta 14 (5, 4, 5) Quickstep "It Don't Mean a Thing"—Duke Ellington Safe

Week 3[edit]

Running order[5]
Couple Score Dance Music Result
Evander & Edyta 13 (5, 4, 4) Jive "Reet Petite"—Jackie Wilson Eliminated
Rachel & Jonathan 26 (8, 9, 9) Tango "Toxic"—Britney Spears Safe
Kelly & Alec 21 (6, 7, 8) Jive "Footloose"—Kenny Loggins Safe
John & Charlotte 24 (9, 8, 7) Tango "Dance with Me"—Debelah Morgan Safe
Joey & Ashly 22 (7, 7, 8) Jive "I'm Still Standing"—Elton John Bottom two

Week 4[edit]

Running order[6]
Couple Score Dance Music Result
Joey & Ashly 20 (7, 6, 7) Samba "Tequila"—The Champs Safe
Rachel & Jonathan 25 (7, 9, 9) Samba "Soul Bossa Nova"—Quincy Jones Eliminated
John & Charlotte 21 (7, 8, 6) Samba "Just The Two of Us"—Grover Washington, Jr. and Bill Withers Bottom two
Kelly & Alec 26 (9, 9, 8) Samba "Bailamos"—Enrique Iglesias Safe
John & Charlotte
Rachel & Jonathan
Kelly & Alec
Joey & Ashly
N/A Viennese Waltz "I Got You Babe"—Sonny & Cher

Week 5[edit]

Running order[7]
Couple Score Dance Music Result
John & Charlotte 27 (9, 9, 9) Foxtrot "Let There Be Love"—Nat King Cole Safe
27 (9, 9, 9) Paso doble "España Cañí"—Mexicana Aleque la-Band
Kelly & Alec 22 (8, 7, 7) Foxtrot "Don't Know Why"—Norah Jones Bottom 2
25 (9, 8, 8) Paso doble "Bamboleo"—Gipsy Kings
Joey & Ashly 20 (8, 6, 6) Foxtrot "Big Spender"—Shirley Bassey from Sweet Charity Third place
25 (9, 8, 8) Paso doble "Eye of the Tiger"—Survivor

Week 6: Finale[edit]

Running order[8]
Couple Score Dance Music Result
John & Charlotte 27 (9, 9, 9) Quickstep "Let's Face The Music and Dance"—Irving Berlin Runner-up
27 (9, 9, 9) Freestyle "I'm So Excited"—The Pointer Sisters
Kelly & Alec 25 (7, 9, 9) Samba "Bailamos"—Enrique Iglesias Winner
30 (10, 10, 10) Freestyle "Let's Get Loud"—Jennifer Lopez

Dance off[edit]

Running order
Couple Score Style Music Result
Kelly & Alec 25 (7, 9, 9) Cha-cha-cha "Lady Marmalade"—All Saints Runner-up
24 (9, 7, 8) Quickstep "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend"—Marilyn Monroe
25 (8, 8, 9) Freestyle "Get The Party Started"—Pink
John & Charlotte 22 (7, 8, 7) Rumba "The Look of Love"—Anita Baker Winner
30 (10, 10, 10) Waltz "You Light Up My Life"—Whitney Houston
25 (8, 8, 9) Freestyle "I Am What I Am"—Gloria Gaynor

Dance chart[edit]

     Highest scoring dance
     Lowest scoring dance
Couple 1 2 3 4 5 6
Kelly and Alec Waltz Rumba Jive Samba Viennese Waltz Foxtrot Paso doble Samba Freestyle
John and Charlotte Cha-cha-cha Quickstep Tango Samba Viennese Waltz Foxtrot Paso doble Quickstep Freestyle
Joey and Ashly Cha-cha-cha* Quickstep Jive Samba Viennese Waltz Foxtrot Paso doble
Rachel and Jonathan Waltz Rumba Tango* Samba Viennese Waltz
Evander and Edyta Cha-cha-cha Quickstep Jive
Trista and Louis Waltz Rumba

References[edit]

  1. ^ Associated Press (2005-06-08). "'Dancing With the Stars' Debuts in 2nd Place". FoxNews. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  2. ^ Maynard, John (2005-07-13). "ABC Cuts In: 'Dancing' Racks Up No. 1 Summer Ratings". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  3. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 101". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  4. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 102". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  5. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 103". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  6. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 104". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  7. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 105". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  8. ^ "Dancing with the Stars: Episode 106". TV.com. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 

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