DWTS Season 25: Everything You Need To Know Before The Premiere

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Are you ready to head back to the ballroom?

The Dancing With The Stars premiere is finally here! Season 25 is sure to be a good one, with a slate of fresh celebrity faces, including Nick and Vanessa Lachey, Pretty Little Liars alum Sasha Pieterse, WWE Diva Nikki Bella and Hamilton performer Jordan Fisher. Here is everything you need to know about the Dancing With The Stars premiere date, including how to watch, the songs each pairing will dance to, how to vote and team hashtags!

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How To Watch The DWTS Season 25 Premiere

The new season of Dancing With The Stars premieres on Monday, September 18, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. If you miss the live show, you can catch the episode on Tuesday, September 19, on ABC On Demand, ABC.com or on Hulu!

DWTS Season 25 Premiere | Complete Song List

We found out who makes up the entire Dancing With The Stars season 25 cast earlier this month, but now we know which songs each will be dancing to on their first night in the ballroom! Here's the complete list of songs and dance-style each pair has selected for their opening performances:

Barbara Corcoran & Keo Motsepe — Salsa to "Money Maker" by Ludacris featuring Pharrell

Debbie Gibson & Alan Bersten – Foxtrot to "Lost in Your Eyes" by Debbie Gibson

Derek Fisher & Sharna Burgess – Salsa to "Basketball" by Kurtis Blow

Drew Scott & Emma Slater – Foxtrot to "Our House" by Madness

Frankie Muniz & Witney Carson – Foxtrot to "Sign of the Times" by Harry Styles

Jordan Fisher & Lindsay Arnold – Tango to "There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back" by Shawn Mendes

Lindsey Stirling & Mark Ballas – Cha Cha to "Don't Worry" by Madcon

Nick Lachey & Peta Murgatroyd – Cha Cha to "Come Get It Bae" by Pharrell Williams

Nikki Bella & Artem Chigvintsev – Tango to "So What!" by P!nk

Sasha Pieterse & Gleb Savchenko – Cha Cha to "Like That" by Fleur East

Terrell Owens & Cheryl Burke – Cha Cha to "Ain't Too Proud to Beg" by The Temptations

Vanessa Lachey & Maks Chmerkovskiy – Cha Cha to "Woman" by Kesha featuring The Dap-Kings Horns

Victoria Arlen & Val Chmerkovskiy – Cha Cha to "Born Ready" by Disco Fries featuring Hope Murphy

DWTS Season 25 | How To Vote & Team Hashtags For Social Media


If you want to keep your favorite teams in the competition, it is crucial to vote for them! The judges' scores are only part of what goes into each week's eliminations.

Online voting is open for 24 hours starting at the beginning of the episode at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, ending on Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. You can vote online using the Dancing With The Stars website or Facebook page. If you prefer to vote by phone, phone voting will be available at the numbers below for up to an hour after the show's conclusion in each time zone.

Of course, it never hurts to show your favorite teams some love on social media, so use the below hashtags to let your friends know who you are rooting for!

Barbara Corcoran & Keo Motsepe — #TeamSharkeo — 1-800-868-3401

Debbie Gibson & Alan Bersten — #TeamSonBerst — 1-800-868-3402

Derek Fisher & Sharna Burgess — #TeamHoopsAndHeels — 1-800-868-3403

Drew Scott & Emma Slater — #TeamHotProperty — 1-800-868-3404

Frankie Muniz & Witney Carson — #TeamFrannyPack — 1-800-868-3405

Jordan Fisher & Lindsay Arnold — #TeamFishUponAStar — 1-800-868-3406

Lindsey Stirling & Mark Ballas — #TeamStark — 1-800-868-3407

Nick Lachey & Peta Murgatroyd — #TeamMomandPops — 1-800-868-3408

Nikki Bella & Artem Chigvinstev — #TeamBella — 1-800-868-3409

Sasha Pierterse & Gleb Savchenko — #teamAteam — 1-800-868-3410

Terrell Owens & Cheryl Burke — #TeamGetchaPopcorn — 1-800-868-3411

Vanessa Lachey & Maksim Chmerkovskiy — #TeamBabiesAndBallroom — 1-800-868-3412

Victoria Arlen & Valentin Chmerkovskiy — #TeamViVa — 1-800-868-3413


Watch the Dancing With The Stars* premiere on Monday, September 18, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.