Season 13

Season thirteen of Dancing with the Stars premiered on September 19, 2011. Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli returned as the judges, and Tom Bergeron and Brooke Burke Charvet returned as hosts. Twelve couples competed in this season. Starting this season, Alan Dedicoat, the announcer, introduces Harold Wheeler and his band after the introduction of the remaining competitors. Actor J.R. Martinez won the competition with over 9 million votes. A first time in Dancing with the Stars history were the winner was millions ahead in votes by the runner up. J.R. Martinez won over reality TV star Rob Kardashian and actress Ricki Lake who took 2nd and 3rd place, respectively.

Season episodes list 13

S13E01

S13E01 : Performance Show: Week 1 (aired on 09/19/2011)

The couples perform for the first time.
S13E02

S13E02 : Meet The Cast & Results Show: Week 1 (aired on 09/20/2011)

Exciting moments from the contestants' first performances and their weeks of training. And the…
S13E03

S13E03 : Performance Show: Week 2 (aired on 09/26/2011)

It's all about the Jive and the Quickstep as the 11 remaining stars take to the stage to show us…
S13E04

S13E04 : Episode 4 (aired on 09/27/2011)

S13E05

S13E05 : Performance Show: Week 3 (aired on 10/03/2011)

With Elizabeta & Val gone from the competition, Rob Kardashian & Cheryl, Kristin Cavallari & Mark ,…
S13E06

S13E06 : Episode 6 (aired on 10/04/2011)

S13E07

S13E07 : Performance Show: Week 4 (aired on 10/10/2011)

In a two night live event the couples will be dancing the Paso Doble, Tango or Foxtrott, except…
S13E08

S13E08 : Results Show: Week 4 (aired on 10/11/2011)

In the results show Julianne Hough is coming back to the dance floor prior to the premiere of her…
S13E09

S13E09 : Performance Show: Week 5 (aired on 10/17/2011)

It's the Eighties Week and the eight remaining couples will dance to hits from the eighties.
S13E10

S13E10 : Episode 10 (aired on 10/18/2011)

S13E11

S13E11 : Performance Show: Week 6 (aired on 10/24/2011)

The celebrity dancers and their pro partners will dance to popular songs from great Broadway…
S13E12

S13E12 : Results Show: Week 6 (aired on 10/25/2011)

Having combined the judges' votes with the viewers' votes another couple will be going home.…
S13E13

S13E13 : Episode 13 (aired on 10/31/2011)

S13E14

S13E14 : Episode 14 (aired on 11/01/2011)

S13E15

S13E15 : Performance Show: Week 8 (aired on 11/07/2011)

With David Arquette & Kym out of the running, the competition is down to their Final Five: Rob…
S13E16

S13E16 : Episode 16 (aired on 11/08/2011)

S13E17

S13E17 : Semi Finals: Week 9 (aired on 11/14/2011)

In the Latin Dances the semi-finalists will dance either the Samba or the Paso Doble. Then it's…
S13E18

S13E18 : Episode 18 (aired on 11/15/2011)

S13E19

S13E19 : Final 3: Week 10 (aired on 11/21/2011)

The three finalists J.R., Rob and Ricki and their Pro-Dancer Partners Karina, two-times champion…
S13E20

S13E20 : Season Finale (aired on 11/22/2011)

The three finalists will dance their favorite dance of the season once more. Then having combined…