DWTS Season 19 Statistics

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Bethany Mota and Derek Hough

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Derek and Bethany’s Dance Scores
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Statistics and Trivia are prepared by @donamadrina


      • Dance: The Jive | Score: 8-8-8-8=32 | Rank: 3rd, tied w/1 couple. Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “…tight, clean, well rehearsed.”
      • Len – “…you’re going to be hanging around here for a long time!”
      • Julianne – “It was bubbly, it was fun, it was sunshine in a box.”
      • Bruno – “You were tidy; you were precise; you were cute!”
      • Music: “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift
      • Season’s Points: 32/40 – Season Average: 32.00
      • Derek’s Week 1 Average on DWTS: 23.46
      • Derek’s Overall Jive Average: 26.41
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 2 – My Jam Monday
Foxtrot Derek and Bethany

      • Dance: Foxtrot | Score: 8-9-8-8=33 | Rank: 3rd Place. Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “I thought that was a really wonderful routine.”
      • Len – “I’m not a big Twitter man, but I tell you what…put this in your Twitter account. That’s a great number. Best I’ve seen tonight.”
      • Julianne – “Put this on your YouTube channel. That was your jam. Well, you are my jam. That was awesome!”
      • Bruno – “That was a Bob Fosse Foxtrot. I loved all the kind of little details.”
      • Music: “It’s All About the Bass” by Meghan Trainor
      • Season’s Points: 65/80 – Season Average: 32.50/40
      • Derek’s Week 2 Average on DWTS: 24.57
      • Derek’s Overall Foxtrot Average: 26.80
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 3 – Movie Night

      • Dance: Jazz | Score: 10-10-10-10=40 | Rank: 1st, tied w/1 couple  Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “Mission Impossible — Mission Complete….That was insanely, ridiculously good!”
      • Kevin Hart – “It’s amazing when you pay homage to somebody you admire…and I saw how much respect you have for the person you pay homage to…It was amazing.”
      • Julianne – “You literally didn’t miss a step. Everything was so nailed and detailed.”
      • Bruno – “Gene Kelly is smiling on you, kid.”
      • Music: “Singin’ In the Rain”
      • Season’s Points: 105/120 – Season Average: 35/40
      • Derek’s Week 3 Average on DWTS: 27.04
      • Derek’s Overall Jazz Average: 36.00
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Guest Judge Kevin Hart, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

Derek and Bethany
WEEK 4 – My Most Memorable Year

      • Dance: Rumba | Score: 8-8-8-9=33 | Rank: 5th Place  Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “What works on YouTube works in dance as well. When you’re totally true to yourself, it comes across beautifully. It was such a beautifully danced performance.”
      • Julianne – “What you wished you could have told yourself years ago, you just told so many girls today…It was beautiful; the concept was gorgeous.”
      • Bruno – “Your message was right on the spot.”
      • America – “The 9 Paddle” :-)
      • Music: “Try” by Colbie Caillat
      • Season’s Points: 138/160 – Season Average: 34.50
      • Derek’s Week 4 Average on DWTS: 28.03
      • Derek’s Overall Rumba Average: 27.69
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli, 4th Judge=America

WEEK 5 – Switch-Up

      • Derek (with Sadie Robertson)
      • Dance: Charleston | Score: 9-9-9-9=36 | Rank: 1st Place  Status: No Elimination
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “It was magnificent.”
      • Julianne – “That was so great!”
      • Jessie J – “It was really clear. The lines were great….If I hadn’t known, I think it would have taken me a while to know who [the professional is].”
      • Bruno – “Sadie, Sadie, shining lady…The swivel action on the feet, which is very hard to get on the Charleston, spot on and beautiful.”
      • Music: “Crazy Stupid Love” by Cheryl Cole featuring Tinie Tempah
      • Season’s Points: 172/200 – Season Average: 34.80
      • Derek’s Week 5 Average on DWTS: 27.89
      • Derek’s Overall Charleston Average: 30.00
      • Bethany Mota (with Mark Ballas)
      • Dance: – Hip Hop | Score: 8-8-8-8=32 | Rank: 4th Place Status: No Elimination
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “For sure, you have swag. I did not expect you to be that loose….I thought it was fantastic. You have the Hip Hop vibe going on.”
      • Jessie J  – “I was expecting you to be a bit shy, awkward…..The word ‘attack’, now you can use that in describing yourself. Yes, you attacked it; I really enjoyed it.”
      • Julianne – “Derek! I think she just showed you some attack. Honestly, you attacked that…You completely held your own, and it was really wonderful.”
      • Bruno – “You are really blossoming in confidence; your range is expanding….Mark you did a fantastic job and she kept up with you.”
      • Music: “She Came to Give it To You” by Usher featuring Nicki Minaj
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Jessie J, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli


      • Dance: Tango | Score: 9-9-9-9=36  | Rank: 2nd Place Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “You were heading toward that 10 like nobody’s business. I was like blown away. I thought I was watching Nicole Scherzinger….Every line was beautiful….That was ridiculous.”
      • Julianne – “This was pure Tango. There was no fluff….That was sharp; it was everything a Tango should be.”
      • Pitbull  – “I love the way they were synchronized with the production routine. That was amazing. I like the fact that there was a little slip up but no one seen it, that’s how professional you kept it. Amazing job. I really liked it.”
      • Bruno – “No messing around. Straight down the line — pure ballroom.”
      • Music: “Jealous (I ain’t with it)” by Chromeo
      • Season’s Points: 208/240 – Season Average: 34.33
      • Derek’s Week 6 Average on DWTS: 27.73
      • Derek’s Overall Tango Average: 31.82
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, (Armando Christian Perez) Pitbull, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 7 – Halloween Special

      • Dance: – Pasodoble | Score10-9-10-10=39 | Rank: 1st Place Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “Derek raised the bar high for the danceability of that production number…Flawless.”
      • Len – “It was a spectacular number….The dance got a bit lost in the whole production for me….”
      • Julianne – “Len is right. You could get lost in the production value….but you were not lost at all….You guys still nailed it.”
      • Bruno – “A Pasodoble painted on a grand operatic scale…you two were the embodiment of the flames of passion — Absolutely fantastic.”
      • Music“Run Boy Run” by Woodkid
      • Season’s Points: 285 /320 – Season Average35.63
      • Derek’s Week 7 Average on DWTS: 29.71
      • Derek’s Overall Pasodoble Average: 28.45
      • Team Dance: – Freestyle | Score: 9-9-9-9=36 | RankWinner
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Len – “It was a great routine and you danced it beautifully.”
      • Julianne – “It was awesome.”
      • Bruno – “You killed that number. You did.”
      • Music: “Black Widow” by Iggy Azalea featuring Rita Ora
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 8 – Dynamic Duo / Immunity Night

      • Dance: – Salsa | Score9-9-9-10 | Rank: 3rd Place Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “You are ridiculous! That was a phenomenal performance.”
      • Len – “You were sizzling out there….It was fantastic!”
      • Julianne – “It was fantastic.”
      • Bruno – “Your versatility exceeds all my expectations.”
      • Music: “Babalu” by Desi Arnaz
      • Season’s Points: 322 / 360 – Season Average35.77
      • Derek’s Week 8 Average on DWTS: 28.69
      • Derek’s Overall Salsa Average: 29.25

Bethany and Derek

      • Dance-Off: – Cha Cha | Score: 3 | RankWinner of Round
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Len – chose Bethany / Derek
      • Julianne – chose Bethany/ Derek
      • Bruno – chose Sadie / Mark
      • Carrie Anne – chose Sadie / Mark
      • Music: “Really Don’t Care” by Demi Lovato featuring Cher Lloyd
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 9 – America’s Choice

      • Dance: Viennese Waltz | Score9-9-9-9=36  | Rank: 2nd Place, with 2 couples in 1st Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Anne – “I’m so impressed…It was absolutely stunning…It was quite breathtaking.”
      • Len – “I wasn’t totally transported to Vienna, but I was close. I was in Austria…I thought it was fabulous.”
      • Julianne – “That story right there connected for me. I hope the audience felt that way too. It was beautiful.”
      • Bruno – “Lyrical, fluid, flowing, and honestly emotive….Wonderful.”
      • Music“Say You Love Me” by Jessie Ware
      • Season’s Points: 396 / 440 – Season Average36.00
      • Derek’s Week 9 Average on DWTS: 29.52
      • Derek’s Overall Viennese Waltz Average: 28.30
      • Trio Dance: Argentine Tango | Score: 9-10-10-9=38
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Len – “I thought the connections between Derek and Tony and back were seamless….You three captured the flavor of Argentine Tango in there.”
      • Julianne – [To Bethany] “Who are you?… You just freakin’ owned those guys.”
      • Bruno – “I like that it had the aggressive rawness of rock n’ roll.”
      • Carrie Anne – “I loved that performance. You were so dynamic and so powerful.”
      • Music“Jungle” by X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons
      • Derek’s Overall Trio Dance Average: 26.6
      • Derek’s Overall Argentine Tango Average: 30.82
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 10 – Semi-Finals: Plugged vs Unplugged

      • Dance: Samba | Score9-9-9-9=36 | Rank: 2nd  Status: SAFE
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Carrie Ann – “It was a nice, solid Samba…I felt a little underwhelmed, but it was still a really strong, solid dance.”
      • Len – “It was bit like cotton candy…light and fluffy…I’d have liked a little less on the bench…but it was fun; it was devil-may-care; and I liked the feel of the whole thing.”
      • Julianne – “You really nailed it.”
      • Bruno – “It’s a sometimes very risky to take a dance that has such a definite feel like South America, Brazil — and bring it into Central Park, making it work so well.”
      • Music“I Want You Back” by Jackson 5
      • Season’s Points: 472 / 520 – Season Average36.30
      • Derek’s Week 10 Average on DWTS: 30.23
      • Derek’s Overall Samba Average: 26.60

Contemporary Dance

      • Dance: Contemporary | Score10-10-10-10=40
      • Judges’ Comments:
      • Len – “Pretty as a picture. It’s a Picasso of a dance. Loved it”!
      • Carrie Ann – “Breathtaking.”
      • Julianne – “That was picture perfect. Beautiful”!
      • Bruno – “This dance should be on permanent display in an art gallery. It’s a modern masterpiece.”
      • Music“I Want You Back” (unplugged version) by The Civil Wars
      • Derek’s Overall Contemporary Average: 38.00
      • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 11  The FINALS!!!

    • Dance: Judges’ Choice – Jive | Score: 9-9-9-9=36 | Rank: 4th  Status: Eliminated
    • Music: “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift
    • Derek’s Week 11 Average on DWTS: 33.20
    • Derek’s Overall Jive Average: 26.94
    • Dance: Freestyle Click to see. | Score: 10-10-10-10=40
    • Music: “Revolution” by Diplo
    • Derek’s Overall Freestyle Average: 30.33
    • Season’s Points: 548 / 600 – Derek’s Season Average27.40 Bethany’s Season Average: 27.20 (Averages normalized for a 3 judge system)
    • Judges: Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman, Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli

Derek and Bethany’s Weekly Dance Scores

 1  Jive  8-8-8-8=32  3rd Place out of 13 couples, tied with 1 other couple
 2  Foxtrot 8-9-8-8=33 3rd Place out of 12 couples
 3 Jazz 10-10-10-10-=40 1st Place out of 11 couples, tied with 1 other couple
 4 Rumba 8-8-8-9=33 5th Place out of 10 couples
 5 Charleslton 9-9-9-9=36 1st Place w/Sadie Robertson out of 9 couples
(8-8-8-8=32)  Bethany danced Hip Hop with Mark Ballas
 6 Tango 9-9-9-9=36 2nd Place out of 8 couples
 7  Pasodoble 10-9-10-10=39 1st Place out of 7 couples
Team Dance (Freestyle) 9-9-9-9-=36 1st Place out of 2 teams
 8 Salsa 9-9-9-10=37 3rd Place
 Dance Off  +3  Extra Points
 9  Viennese Waltz 9-9-9-9=36  2nd Place out of 5 couples, 2 in 1st Place
 Trio Dance (Argentine Tango) 9-10-10-9=38 3rd Place for trio dances
 10  Samba 9-9-9-9=36 2nd Place for the night
 Contemporary 10-10-10-10=40
11  Judge’s Choice (Jive) 9-9-9-9=36 4th Place for Season 19
Freestyle 10-10-10-10=40


21 Responses to DWTS Season 19 Statistics

  1. Dee(upclose22) says:

    Aww, how nice~great to be able to comment!!

    Amazing job with the STATS! Love the photo collaboration too! 🙂

    Go Dona!! 🙂

  2. Amy says:

    Loved this, Dona. Thanks for taking the time and doing all the hard work for our pleasure! I’ve been collecting these quotes and you added some I didn’t have so thanks for that too. This is another highlight of the week for me.

  3. Thiana says:

    Wow I’ve been looking for those videos of Derek and Gene Kelly with no luck. Gene was brilliant. And Derek…he did it with a partner! He’s so agile. So talented. Amazing. Thanks Donamadrina. Love your trivia.

  4. peggy says:

    Thanks for the trivia Dona! I look forward to it every week.

  5. Renee says:

    I always look forward to reading the stats. Thanks.

  6. vered w (@vered_w) says:

    Thanks 🙂

  7. nobleze says:

    Oh, Dona! I’ve always loved your Derek stats and trivia. Thank you and way to go!

  8. Sharon1 says:

    I Love reading statistics, Dona – thanks for these.

  9. HoughfanPatty says:

    Thanks Dona, you are very good at this. I appreciate you along with Heidi and Vogue for all you do!

  10. lena749 says:

    Great job, Donamadrina – always love reading these!

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