NeNe Leakes Slays Cha Cha Cha On Dancing with the Stars Premiere (VIDEO)

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By Michael Lewittes



“Dancing with the Stars” season 18 kicked off on Monday with an impressive Cha Cha Cha by NeNe Leakes and Tony Dovolani (video below).

Carrie Ann Inaba said, “Half of dancing is about personality, and you brought that.” Len Goodman told the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star, “That’s the way to get the party started… well done! “I love your energy, I love your enthusiasm,” added Bruno Tonioli.

Leakes and Dovolani earned a score of 21 for their first dance. Check out the video below, and tell us how you think she did!

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