Strictly Come Dancing 2018 spoilers! Tonight's songs and dances REVEALED!

Tonight's Strictly Come Dancing - week one songs and dances

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The Strictly Come Dancing 2018 live shows start TONIGHT and the first songs and dances have been revealed!

This evening, the 15 Strictly Come Dancing 2018 contestants and their pro partners will hit the dancefloor for the very first time this year.


They've had two weeks of intense training following the launch show at the start of the month where the celebs and professionals were partnered up.

But how will they cope dancing live and in front of the judges? We'll have to wait to find out but for now, but the dances they'll be performing and the songs they'll be dancing to have been announced.

This year the celebs are being thrown into the thick of it from the off with some Strictly firsts for the opening weekend...

Tonight's Strictly Come Dancing Week 1's Songs and Dances

Ashley & Pasha: Viennese Waltz to Perfect by Ed Sheeran featuring Beyoncé

Charles & Karen: Cha Cha Cha to Ain't No Love (Ain't Not Use) by Sub Sub featuring Melanie Williams

Danny & Amy: Foxtrot to Top Cat Theme by Hoyt Curtin


Dr Ranj & Janette: Cha Cha Cha to How Will I Know by Whitney Houston

Faye & Giovanni: Cha Cha Cha to Lullaby by Sigala featuring Paloma Faith

Graeme & Oti: Samba to Soul Limbo by Booker T and The M.G.'s

Joe & Dianne: Jive to Take On Me by A-Ha

Kate & Aljaž: Cha Cha Cha to Kiss by Tom Jones

Katie & Gorka: Waltz to When We Were Young by Adele

Lauren & AJ: Waltz to I'm Kissing You by Des'ree

Lee & Nadiya: Waltz to Take It To The Limit by The Eagles


Seann & Katya: Tango to SexyBack by Justin Timberlake

Stacey & Kevin: Quickstep to Dancing by Kylie Minogue

Susannah & Anton: Samba to Tico Tico by Carmen Miranda

Vick & Graziano: Jive to Feel It Still by Portugal. The Man


Unlike in recent years, there will be just the one live show to open the series rather than two split over Friday and Saturday.

Strictly 2018's live shows begin tonight, September 22 starting at 6:15PM with a marathon episode lasting over 2 hours.

As always, there will be no results show in the first week with the stars safe from elimination.

However they will still be marked and critiqued by the returning judges - Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell and head judge Shirley Ballas.


Those marks will carry forward to next weekend where one unlucky celeb will get the boot following the first dance off of the series.

As usual, a combination of judges' marks and viewer votes will decide the bottom two couples who will perform again. The judges will then decide which couple stays.

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