*For the first time ever, “Dancing with the Stars” will open with a musical guest.
Jason Derulo will perform his hit song “Talk Dirty” as the pro dancers kick off Season 18 with a choreographed number. Each couple will then perform a Cha Cha, Foxtrot or Contemporary routine, vying for America’s vote.
The two-hour season premiere begins Monday, March 17 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on ABC.
NeNe Leakes and Billy Dee Williams are part of the cast this year.