Top dancer faces shocking elimination on DWTS

Viewers ended up surprised after a surprising elimination on Tuesday’s Dancing With the Stars, when a leading-3 performer from the evening — Lele Pons — was voted off the exhibit.

It was songs movie evening on the demonstrate, with the remaining eight dancers undertaking to music that were accompanied by legendary new music videos all through their time, with artists like the Backstreet Boys, A-Ha, Gwen Stefani, Britney Spears and NSYNC.

Here’s a appear at how the evening shook out.

Lele’s functionality

Pons, a social media star and actress, danced a salsa schedule with her lover Brandon Armstrong to the Shakira track “Whenever, Wherever” and obtained a rating of 33 from the judges, which includes guest judge Paula Abdul.

Right after bonus scores from a team dance level of competition were extra later on in the show, Pons was sitting down in 3rd location out of the 8 remaining contestants, with actress Xochitl Gomez and actuality star Ariana Madix tied higher than her at the leading.

Lele’s exit

The past 3 couples remaining on the stage provided Pons alongside with actor Barry Williams and actuality star Charity Lawson

“I am so, so grateful for almost everything. You’re the greatest,” Pons explained, gesturing toward her associate Armstrong. “Everybody here’s the finest, I adore them.”

She reiterated people sentiments on social media and added that these are reminiscences that she will “cherish endlessly.”

And talking of her husband or wife, Armstrong seemed as shocked as absolutely everyone else in the home following their names ended up known as.

“That one particular burns. I absolutely do not feel Lele ought to have gone home tonight, I believe Lele was receiving improved. No dance working experience coming in, she’s the greatest associate she could have been,” he stated. “At the finish of the day it’s a show, we’re pleased to be below and we designed a lot of wonderful times jointly, and she’s the very best.”

Lele Pons and partner Brandon Armstrong get the news they've been voted off the show.

Lele Pons and spouse Brandon Armstrong get the information they’ve been voted off the clearly show. (ABC)

Lele’s assist

The subdued and stunned reaction in the place carried over to viewers reacting on social media, with Lele’s supporters and non-admirers alike in arrangement that this shouldn’t have been her night time.

Life devoid of Lele

Seven dancers continue being, together with Gomez, Lawson, Madix, Williams, singer Jason Mraz, actress Alyson Hannigan and social media star Harry Jowsey. Future week’s topic will be Whitney Houston night, honoring the late singer.

For extra on other performances from this week’s present, click in this article.

Dancing With the Stars airs Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on ABC and Disney+ and streams the adhering to day on Hulu.