Welcome to Pure Derek Hough!

This is a site for fans of Derek Hough. We try our best to compile all news, pictures, music and videos about and by Derek – if you find something you think we’ve missed, feel free to contact us. If you are a new fan of Derek’s and want to learn more about him, the “Accomplishments” and “Biography” buttons to the right (and above) contain pages of what we know (or think we know). 😉

Also to the right is a music section where you can find music by Ballas Hough, Derek’s band, and songs that Derek has danced to on Dancing with the Stars. Complete with iTunes links.

If you want to see old posts, there are two ways: 1) by the media buttons to the right, or; 2) by month under the “Derek Archives” buttons also on the right-hand side of this page.

Questions? Click Contact Us. And Welcome!

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Let the Speculation Begin – Guess the Derek Hough Project!

Well, what do you all think? I’m too overworked to guess right now, but maybe one of you can figure it out. 🙂

We had so much fun shooting with @Derekhough today! Stay tuned for something big coming soon! 🎥 by @thereelmarcus

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ETA: Vogue here to add this….

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Derek Hough: A Day In the Life – February 22 and 23, 2017

I tried to post this last night but we were having issues…so here is goofy Derek Today instead of last night. 🙂  And right after I said that, I see that Derek is still on a crazy streak today.  When not crazy, looking gorgeous though. 🙂

With Julianne and Nappytabs working on MOVE Beyond…

From Today…

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Julianne Hough Talks Derek, Fitness and MOVE Beyond in New Interview

Just a little tidbit – not much on Derek but pickins are slim right now. 🙂 From FurtherMore:

In April, Julianne Hough will hit the road again with her brother, Derek, for their MOVE Beyond tour. “We really are going beyond: beyond what we’ve done in our past tours, beyond our own limitations and expectations, and hopefully bringing the audience to a place they’ve never been before,” says Hough. While preparing and training for the tour, Hough designed a new spring line for the Julianne Hough Collection for MPG Sport. Meanwhile, the star runs her blog, where she shares healthy (and delicious) recipes, style and home décor tips (just another of her many hobbies) and more. Here, she talks about the upcoming tour, workouts, hobbies—and how to give back through a simple act of kindness.

What are you most excited about for your upcoming tour?

I’m excited for everything: to be in that creative process again with Derek and Nappytabs [choreographers Tabitha and Napoleon D’umo], to feel the energy of the audience every show night, and to reconnect with the fans. MOVE Beyond will have all new concepts, choreography, a brand new stage, and we’ll be using more props to create a specific world for each act

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New Info on “World of Dance” and a Fun Video of Derek Hough

So, thanks to Dee who asked the question, we found out that “World of Dance” isn’t going to have any live shows this season. Originally they were going to do the finale live – so the rumors said. But everything is pre-taped and the wrap show was yesterday!

So, as you may have heard, Derek was a late boy to the final show last night and Jenna gets on him when he finally shows up. Here’s what he has to say…

Derek was a bad (late) boy last night. 😘😍😁 #derekhough #hayleyerbert #jennadewantatum #worldofdance

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Derek, Julianne Hough and Nappytabs Working Hard on MOVE Beyond (Video)

Along with Kyle Hanagami. But when I say working hard I’m…exaggerating. 🙂

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Derek Hough Promotes World Of Dance With Stunning New Photo

Derek posted this photo teaser for “World Of Dance”. Isn’t it stunning?! Bring on this show!

@jlo photobombing my photo, again!! #worldofdance #WOD

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Derek Hough: The Week in Twitter – February 19, 2017

Mostly a crazy Derek week, from World of Dance, to the TV Academy, to bowling with Hayley, Emma and Sasha. And I NEVER get tired of this. 😉

My favorite guy 😀 #derekhough #hot #smokin #choreographer

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Derek Hough’s Last Day of Taping at “World of Dance”

Little video from Nappytabs telling us it’s the last day of taping – now if we could just get an air date instead of the rumors we have… 😉

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Bowling with Derek Hough, Hayley Erbert, Sasha Farber and Emma Slater (Instastories)

Well, these were pretty hilarious to watch. 🙂 I bowl like Hayley, unfortunately. But I have fun. Also, Derek shoots some really pretty rainbows before the bowling gets started.

ETA: replaced the original video with a video for each of Sasha, Emma and Hayley since they added bits after I went to bed 🙂 Especially Sasha who added Derek doing something gross. 😉

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Derek Hough Talks Choreographers and Michael Buble to Red Carpet TV

This is a fun interview – love hearing him talk about choreographers, plus his phone call from Michael Buble.

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