Wrong form of jitterbug.

Derek Hough is sitting out Monday’s “Dancing With the Stars,” host Tyra Banks introduced, over attainable publicity to COVID-19 and “out of an abundance of caution.”

Banks made the announcement Monday night, although it was presaged by the favored actuality present choose’s cancellation of his Las Vegas present Sunday.

Per reporter Kristyn Burtt, Hough, 36, has examined adverse up to now.


Friday, Cheryl Burke and Cody Rigsby introduced they’d be competing on Monday’s Britney Spears-themed episode from home as they recovered from COVID-19.

"Dancing with the Stars" judge Derek Hough is taking precautions after being exposed to the coronavirus

“Dancing with the Stars” choose Derek Hough is taking precautions after being uncovered to the coronavirus
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Burke introduced in a video posted to Instagram final Sunday that she tested positive for a breakthrough case of COVID-19.  “I just hope I didn’t spread it,” she wrote, including, “for those of you who don’t think COVID is a real thing, it’s f–king real, dude.”

Peloton teacher Rigsby’s case was his second in 2021.

Monday’s present was deliberate as a tribute to Britney Spears, with Rigsby and Burke’s jazz routine set to “Gimme More.” A supply completely instructed Page Six Monday that Spears, 39, is “aware” of the tribute, however as of Monday night, she was centered on thanking her #FreeBritney supporters on Instagram reasonably than commenting on the proceedings.