Nicole Scherzinger's perfect 10
- Bang Showbiz
- 27 April 2010
Pussycat Dolls singer Nicole Scherzinger and her partner Derek Hough topped the leaderboard once more on 'Dancing with the Stars' last night (26.04.10) after impressing judges with their samba routine
Nicole Scherzinger topped the leaderboard once more on 'Dancing with the Stars' last night (26.04.10).
The Pussycat Dolls singer and her partner Derek Hough impressed the judges - Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli - with their samba routine, earning 26 out of a possible 30, including a 10 from Bruno.
He told Nicole: "You are one singular sensation! Watching you makes one dribble with desire."
Nicole and Derek earned a further 10 points during a swing dance marathon with the other couple, in which they were all were on the floor at the same time and eliminated by judges one-by-one.
The first couple eliminated from the three-minute marathon received four points, the second couple got five points, which went on until the last remaining pair received 10 points.
Nicole and Derek were followed by presenter Erin Andrews and Maksim Chmerkovskiy, whose samba received 25 points while they were runners-up in the swing marathon.
American footballer Chad Ochocinco and partner Cheryl Burke finished in third place overall, closely followed by former 'Baywatch' babe Pamela Anderson and Damian Whitewood.
Len told Chad: "On 'Dancing with the Stars,' you either grow or you go. You grew tonight."
Other celebrities competing in the show include Olympic ice-skating gold medallist Evan Lysacek, 'Clean House' host Niecy Nash and reality TV star Jake Pavelka.