Riker Lynch Nabs Near Perfect Score With Waltz On Dancing With The Stars (VIDEO)

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Riker Lynch DWTS Americas Choice

By Minyvonne Burke


Riker Lynch DWTS Americas Choice


Riker Lynch and his partner Allison Holker really impressed the judges on Monday’s “Dancing With The Stars” during “America’s Choice Night.” The pair performed a Viennese Waltz to Rihanna’s “What Now,” and received a near perfect score. See the video below.

Len Goodman said, “It was big, it was bold, it was full on.” However, he added that he didn’t quite think it was a traditional Viennese Waltz. Carrie Ann Inaba exclaimed, “There’s only one question: Are you semi-final worthy? Hell yeah!” Julianne Hough was blown away and felt, “There was something super super controlled, grounded and vulnerable [about it].” She added that it was Lynch’s “best dance” to date on “Dancing With The Stars.” And Bruno Tonioli noted, “You were a raging torrent of emotions. You were giving it so much gut!”

After getting rave reviews from the judges, Lynch and Holker received a total score of 39 out of 40 points. Only Len Goodman gave them a 9, while the other judges each gave them a 10. As Gossip Cop reported, last week the couple received the first 10 of the season from Goodman, who said their ’20s quickstep had “loads of energy.” Watch the video below of Lynch and Holker’s Viennese Waltz, and tell us what you think.

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