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All performances from Season 9 of So You Think You Can Dance.

Performance showsEdit

Week 1: Meet the Top 20 (June 27, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Zooey Deschanel

Dancers Style Music Choreographer(s)
Alexa Anderson
Amber Jackson
George Lawrence II
Will Thomas
Contemporary "We Found Love" (BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge) - Jessie J. Tyce Diorio
Lindsay Arnold
Witney Carson
Nick Bloxsom-Carter
Cha-cha-cha "Dance Again" - Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull Jason Gilkison
Daniel Baker
Eliana Girard
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Ballet "Romantic Inclinations/Like A Shot/Fury" - P. Mottram, S. Everitt, G. Shadid, T. Marberger Dwight Rhoden
Desmond Richardson
Audrey Case
Tiffany Maher
Janelle Issis1
Jazz "Sail" - Awonation Sonya Tayeh
Janaya French
Matthew Kazmierczak
Amelia Lowe
Dareian Kujawa
Contemporary "Modern Drift" - Efterklang Stacey Tookey
Cole Horibe
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Brandon Mitchell
Martial Arts, Stepping, Animation "Resolve" - Nathan Lanier Christopher Scott
Top 10 girls Contemporary "Where The Light Gets In" - Sennen Travis Wall
Top 10 guys Jazz "Precognition" (Steed Lord Machine Mix) - Steed Lord Sonya Tayeh
Top 20 Contemporary "Eyes" (Coachella Live 2012 version) - Kaskade Mia Michaels

^1 Due to an illness, Janelle was an unable to dance in the jazz number with Tiffany and Audrey.

Week 2 (July 11, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Kenny Ortega
Group dance: Top 20 - "Architect of the Mind" - Kerry Muzzey (Modern, choreographed by Christopher Scott)

Dancers Style Music Choreographer(s) Results
Witney Carson
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Samba "Jump" - The Cube Guys & Lucinana Louis van Amstel Bottom 6
Tiffany Maher
George Lawrence II
Contemporary "Turning Page" - Sleeping At Last Sonya Tayeh Safe
Janaya French
Brandon Mitchell
Hip-hop "Take Care" - Drake ft. Rihanna Tabitha and Napoleon D'umo French eliminated
Alexa Anderson
Daniel Baker
Jazz "Hey Hey" (DF's Attention Vocal Mix) - Dennis Ferrer Sean Cheesman Both eliminated
Amber Jackson
Nick Bloxsom-Carter
Viennese Waltz "Nights in White Satin" - Tina Arena Jason Gilkison Bloxsom-Carter eliminated
Amelia Lowe
Will Thomas
Hip-hop "The Lovecats" - The Cure Tabitha and Napoleon D'umo Safe
Janelle Issis
Dareian Kujawa
African Jazz "Jungle" - Hilight Tribe Sean Cheesman Safe
Eliana Girard
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Broadway "Run and Tell That" - Hairspray (Original Broadway Cast) Tyce Diorio Safe
Audrey Case
Matthew Kazmierczak
Contemporary "Unchained Melody" - The Righteous Brothers Travis Wall Safe
Lindsay Arnold
Cole Horibe
Paso Doble "Unstoppable" - E.S. Posthumus Jason Gilkison Safe

Week 3 (July 18, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Adam Shankman
Group dance: Top 20 - "The Beautiful People (District 78 remix)" - Marilyn Manson (Jazz, choreographed by Nappytabs)
Guest dancers: Dancers from Step Up: Revolution - "Hands in the Air" - Timbaland ft. Ne-Yo

Dancers Style Music Choreographer(s) Results
Lindsay Arnold
Cole Horibe
Hip-hop "Teeth" - Lady Gaga Christopher Scott Arnold Bottom 6
Amelia Lowe
Will Thomas
Contemporary "3326" - Ólafur Arnalds Sonya Tayeh Safe
Amber Jackson
Nick Bloxsom-Carter
Argentine Tango "Tanguera" - Sexteto Mayor Miriam Larici
Leonardo Barrionuevo
Jackson eliminated
Bloxsom-Carter already eliminated
Audrey Case
Matthew Kazmierczak
Jazz "Here Me Now" (Dri, Lind and Likka Mix) - Steed Lord Sonya Tayeh Safe
Janelle Issis
Dareian Kujawa
Lyrical Hip-hop "My Girl" - The Temptations Christopher Scott Kujawa Bottom 6
Janaya French
Brandon Mitchell
Broadway "Bring on the Men" - Linda Eder Sean Cheesman Mitchell eliminated
French already eliminated
Eliana Girard
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Jive "I'm Shakin'" - Jack White Tony Meredith
Melanie LaPatin
Girard Bottom 6
Alexa Anderson
Daniel Baker
Contemporary "So Long My Friend" - Yanni Dee Caspary Both already eliminated
Tiffany Maher
George Lawrence II
Foxtrot "I Want to Be Loved by You" - Sinéad O'Connor Tony Meredith
Melanie LaPatin
Lawrence Bottom 6
Witney Carson
Chehon Wepsi-Tschopp
Bollywood "Tandav Music" - Aatish Kapadia Nakul Dev Mahajan Safe

Week 4 (July 25, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Christina Applegate
Group dance: Top 16 - "The Here and After" - Jun Miyake (Contemporary, choreographed by Tyce Diorio)
Guest dancers: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - "Jungle Jam" - Les Tambours Du Bronx

Dancers Style Music Choreographer Results
Tiffany Maher
George Lawrence II
Hip-hop "Out of My Mind" - B.o.B feat. Nicki Minaj Tabitha and Napoleon D'umo Lawrence Bottom 6
Amber Jackson
Brandon Mitchell
Jazz "Dr. Feelgood (Love is Serious Business)" - Aretha Franklin Ray Leeper Both eliminated
Janelle Issis
Dareian Kujawa
Cha-cha-cha "Call Me Maybe" - Carly Rae Jepsen Pasha Kovalev Kujawa Bottom 6
Lindsay Arnold
Cole Horibe
Contemporary "Wild Horses" - Charlotte Martin Mandy Moore Arnold Bottom 6
Amelia Lowe
Will Thomas
Jazz "You!" - The Creatures Mandy Moore Safe
Audrey Case
Matthew Kazmierczak
Salsa "Cinco Salsa" - Sverre Indris Joner/HSC/Kork Liz Lira Safe
Witney Carson
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Contemporary "I Will Always Love You" - Whitney Houston Stacey Tookey Safe
Eliana Girard
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Hip-hop "Toxic" - District 78 ft. Cheesa Tabitha and Napoleon D'umo Girard Bottom 6

Solos:

Dancer Style Music Result
Amber Jackson Contemporary "This Is What Makes Us Girls" Lana Del Ray Eliminated
Brandon Mitchell Stepping "I Want It All Back" - Tye Tribbett & G.A. Eliminated
Eliana Girard Ballet "Near Light" - Ólafur Arnalds Safe
Dareian Kujawa Contemporary "Ordinary People" - John Legend Safe

Week 5 (August 15, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Michael Nunn, Billy Trevitt
Group dance: Top 14 - "Hanging On" - Active Child (Contemporary, choreographed by Mia Michaels)
Theme: All dancers performed routines choreographed by Mia Michaels for past seasons.

Dancers Style Music Results
Eliana Girard
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Contemporary "Mercy" - Duff Safe
Tiffany Maher
George Lawrence II
"Hometown Glory" - Adele Lawrence Bottom 6
Amelia Lowe
Will Thomas
"Koop Island Blues" - Koop ft. Ane Brun Lowe eliminated
Janelle Issis
Dareian Kujawa
"Dreaming with a Broken Heart" - John Mayer Both eliminated
Audrey Case
Matthew Kazmierczak
"Time" - Billy Porter Kazmierczak eliminated
Witney Carson
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
"Calling You" - Celine Dion Safe
Lindsay Arnold
Cole Horibe
"Gravity" - Sara Bareilles Arnold in Bottom 6

Solos:

Dancer Style Music Result
Amelia Lowe Contemporary "Falling Slowly" - Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova Eliminated
Janelle Issis Belly dance "Inta Omri" - Elie Attieh Eliminated
Lindsay Arnold Samba "Hip Hip Chin Chin" - Club des Belugas Safe
George Lawrence II Contemporary "So Long, Lonesome" - Explosions in the Sky Safe
Dareian Kujawa Contemporary "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" - Joshua Ledet Eliminated
Matthew Kazmierczak Contemporary "Delicate" - Damien Rice Eliminated

Week 6 (August 22, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Benjamin Millepied
Group dance: Top 10 - "The Cool World Stomp" - Mark Isham (Broadway, choreographed by Tyce Diorio)
Guest dancers: LA Dance Project - "Trio" - Nico Muhly
Contestants in bold, partners are All-Stars.

Dancers Style Music Choreographers Results
Tiffany Maher
Brandon Bryant
Disco "You Make Me Feel..." (Disco Fries remix) - Cobra Starship ft. Sabi Doriana Sanchez Safe
Witney Carson
Nick Lazzarini
Jazz "Sing It Back" - Moloko Travis Wall Bottom 4
Anya Garnis
Cole Horibe
Cha-cha-cha "Glad You Came" - The Wanted Dmitry Chaplin Safe
Lindsay Arnold
Jakob Karr
Broadway "Dancin' Dan" (Me and My Shadow) from Fosse Spencer Liff Safe
Kathryn McCormick
Will Thomas
Bollywood "Ohh La La" from Dirty Picture Nakul Dev Mahajan Safe
Jaimie Goodwin
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Contemporary "Outro" - M83 Travis Wall Safe
Lauren Gottlieb
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Hip-hop "Pretty Wings" - Maxwell Dave Scott Bottom 4
Allison Holker
George Lawrence II
Jazz "Bahamut" - Hazmat Modine Tyce Diorio Eliminated
Eliana Girard
Alex Wong
Contemporary "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down" - Nancy Sinatra Stacey Tookey Safe
Audrey Case
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Hip-hop "Sincerely, Jane" - Janelle Monae Dave Scott Eliminated

Solos:

Dancer Style Music Result
Witney Carson Samba "You'll Find a Way" (Switch & Sinden remix) - Santigold Safe
Audrey Case Contemporary "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" - Jennifer Holliday Eliminated
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp Ballet "Til Enda" - Oláfur Arnalds (Commissioned by Wayne McGregor/Random Dance) Safe
George Lawrence II Contemporary "Brotsjor" - Oláfur Arnalds Eliminated

Week 7 (August 29, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Group dance: Top 8 - "Run Boy Run" - Woodkid (Contemporary, choreographed by Peter Chu)
Contestants in bold, partners are All-Stars.

Dancers Style Music Choreographers Results
Witney Carson
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Hip-hop "My Homies Still" - Lil Wayne ft. Big Sean Luther Brown Bottom 4
Allison Holker
Cole Horibe
Contemporary "Possible Maybe" (Instrumental) - Björk Sonya Tayeh Bottom 4
Ryan Di Lello
Eliana Girard
Quickstep "That Man" - Caro Emerald Jonathan Roberts Safe
Lindsay Arnold
Alex Wong
Jazz "Somebody That I Used to Know" - Gotye ft. Kimbra Sonya Tayeh Eliminated
Lauren Gottlieb
Will Thomas
Hip-hop "Dance My Pain Away" (District 78 remix) - Wye Oak Christopher Scott Eliminated
Melanie Moore
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Jazz "Badder Badded Schwing" - Freddy Fresh ft. Fatboy Slim Mandy Moore Safe
Anya Garnis
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Argentine Tango "Breaking Below Surface" - Jesse Cook Miriam Larici & Leonardo Barrionuevo Safe
Tiffany Maher
Ade Obayomi
Contemporary "The Power of Love" - Celine Dion Mandy Moore Safe

Solos:

Dancer Style Music Result
Tiffany Maher Jazz "I Was Here" - Glee cast Safe
Will Thomas Contemporary "Better Man" - James Morrison Eliminated
Lindsay Arnold Paso Doble "Senorita" - bond Eliminated
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp Ballet "On the Nature of Daylight" - Max Richter Safe
Witney Carson Cha-cha-cha "Where Have You Been" - Rihanna Bottom 4
Cole Horibe Martial Arts "Arise" - E.S. Posthumous Bottom 4
Eliana Girard Ballet "Infra 8" - Max Richter Safe
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer Animation "Existence" (VIP) - Excision & Downlink Safe

Week 8 (September 5, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Christina Applegate
Group dance: Top 6 - "Scream" - Kellis (Jazz, choreographed by Sonya Tayeh)
Contestants in bold, partners are All-Stars.

Dancers Style Music Choreographers Results
Tiffany Maher
Benji Schwimmer
Jive "What I Like About You" - Lillix Jean-Marc Généreux Safe
Melanie Moore
Cole Horibe
Jazz "Too Close" - Alex Clare Sonya Tayeh Eliminated
Eliana Girard
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Hip-hop "Please Mr. Postman" (District 78 remix) - The Marvelettes Christopher Scott Safe
Kathryn McCormick
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Contemporary "Eli, Eli" (A Walk to Caseara) - Sophie Milman Tyce Diorio Safe
Witney Carson
Marko Germar
Lyrical Jazz "No Nothing" - Curtis & Reinhard ft. Blair Ray Leeper Eliminated
Comfort Fedoke
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Dubstep "Cinema" (Skillex remix) - Benny Benassi ft. Gary Go Christopher Scott Safe
Witney Carson
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Cha-cha-cha "Where Have You Been" - Rihanna Jean-Marc Généreux

Carson eliminated

Eliana Girard
Cole Horibe
Contemporary "Adagio for Strings" - Brno Philharmonic Orchestra Mia Michaels Horibe eliminated
Tiffany Maher
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Broadway "Treat Me Rough" (Girl Crazy) - Debbie Gravite Spencer Liff Safe

Solos:

Dancer Style Music Result
Witney Carson Paso Doble "Malagueña" - Brian Setzer '68 Comeback Special Eliminated
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp Ballet "Way Back Home" - District 78 Safe
Tiffany Maher Jazz "Just The Way You Are" - Carmen Reece Safe
Cole Horibe Martial Arts Fusion "Night of the Wolf" - Nox Arcana Eliminated
Eliana Girard Contemporary "I WIll Follow You Into the Dark" - Death Cab for Cutie Safe
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer Animation "Harem" - Sarah Brightman Safe

Week 9 (September 11, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Rob Marshall
Group dance: Top 4 - "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" (District 78 remix) - KPM Studio Arts (Broadway, choreographed by Tyce Diorio)
Contestants in bold, partners are All-Stars.

Dancers Style Music Choreographers
Eliana Girard
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Paso Doble "The Game Has Changed" - Daft Punk Jason Gilkison
Tiffany Maher
William Wingfield
Jazz "Time is Now" - Moloko Sonya Tayeh
Eliana Girard
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Classical ballet "The Nutcracker Suite - Pas de Deux" - Bruton Apm Studios Marat Daukayav
Tiffany Maher
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Lyrical Hip-hop "Best Thing I Never Had" - Beyonce Tessandra Chavez
Allison Holker
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Contemporary "Leave" from Once Stacey Tookey
Eliana Girard
Tiffany Maher
Broadway "When You're Good to Mama" from Chicago Ray Leeper
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Jazz "Fangs" (District 78 remix) - Little Red Lung Sonya Tayeh
Eliana Girard
Alex Wong
Contemporary "Without You" - Harry Nilsson Travis Wall
Tiffany Maher
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Rumba "Love Me Tender" - Adam Levy & Norah Jones Dmitry Chaplin
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Animation "Like a Criminal" - District 78 Christopher Scott

Solos:

Dancer Style Music
Eliana Girard Ballet "Passacaglia" - Johann Johannsson
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer Animation "Holy Ghost" (Helicopter Showdown & Sluggo Remix) - Messinian
Tiffany Maher Jazz "I Believe" - Fantasia Barrino
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp Contemporary "How It Ends" - DeVotchKa

Week 10: And the Winner Is... (Finale) (September 18, 2012)Edit

Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Tyce Diorio, Debbie Allen, Lil' C, Adam Shankman
Group dances and guest performances:

Dancers Style Music Choreographer(s)
Top 20 Contemporary/Hip-hop "Torn" - Nathan Lanier Sonya Tayeh
Christopher Scott
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Comfort Fedoke
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Christopher Scott
Animation "Holy Ghost (Helicopter Showdown and Sluggo Remix)" - Messinian Christopher Scott
Dragon House
Bryan Gaynor
Hip-hop/Animation "Cryosleep" - Cyberoptics Dragon House
Bryan Gaynor
Top 10 with All-Stars Jazz/Hip-hop "The Circle of Life/Nants Ingonyama (District 78 Remix)" from The Lion King Nappytabs

Judges' and finalists' picks:
Dances with all-stars; contestants are bold

Dancers Style Music Choreographer(s) Chosen by
Audrey Case
Matthew Kazmierczak
Contemporary "Unchained Melody" - The Righteous Brothers Travis Wall Nigel Lythgoe
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Witney Carson
Hip-hop "My Homies Still" - Lil Wayne ft. Big Sean Luther Brown Lil' C
Tiffany Maher
George Lawrence Jr.
Contemporary "Turning Page" - Sleeping At Last Sonya Tayeh Debbie Allen
Lindsay Arnold
Cole Horibe
Paso Doble "Unstoppable" - E.S. Posthumus Jason Gilkison Adam Shankman
Amelia Lowe
Will Thomas
Hip-hop "The Lovecats" - The Cure Tabitha and Napoleon D'umo Tyce Diorio
Kathryn McCormick
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Contemporary "Eli, Eli" (A Walk to Caseara) - Sophie Milman Tyce Diorio Mary Murphy
Eliana Girard
Alex Wong
Contemporary "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)" - Nancy Sinatra Stacey Tookey Eliana Girard
Brandon Bryant
Tiffany Maher
Disco "You Make Me Feel..." (Disco Fries remix) - Cobra Starship ft. Sabi Doriana Sanchez Cat Deeley
Anya Garnis
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Argentine Tango "Breaking Below Surface" - Jesse Cook Miriam Larici &
Leonardo Barrionuevo
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp
Tiffany Maher
Ade Obayomi
Contemporary "The Power of Love" - Celine Dion Mandy Moore Tiffany Maher
Stephen "tWitch" Boss
Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer
Animation "Like a Criminal" - District 78 Christopher Scott Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer

Group performancesEdit

HD Top 20 Perform - Mia Michaels Routine - SYTYCD 9 (Top 20 Revealed)03:58

HD Top 20 Perform - Mia Michaels Routine - SYTYCD 9 (Top 20 Revealed)

Mia Michaels Top 20

Opening Number (Christopher Scott Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 20)02:16

Opening Number (Christopher Scott Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 20)

Christopher Scott Top 20


Opening Number (NappyTabs Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 20 Part 2)02:13

Opening Number (NappyTabs Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 20 Part 2)

Nappytabs Top 20

Opening Number ( Tyce Diorio Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 16)02:23

Opening Number ( Tyce Diorio Routine) SYTYCD Season 9 (Top 16)

Tyce Diorio Top 16


Top 14 Group - Contemporary01:57

Top 14 Group - Contemporary

Mia Michaels Top 14

Top 10 Group - Broadway02:05

Top 10 Group - Broadway

Tyce Diorio Top 10


Top 8 Group - Contemporary02:06

Top 8 Group - Contemporary

Peter Chu Top 8

Top 6 Group - Jazz02:07

Top 6 Group - Jazz

Sonya Tayeh Top 6


Top 4 Group - Broadway02:14

Top 4 Group - Broadway

Tyce Diorio Top 4

Top 20 Group (Finale)02:42

Top 20 Group (Finale)

Sonya Tayeh & Christopher Scott Top 20


Top 10 and All Stars Performance (Finale)02:39

Top 10 and All Stars Performance (Finale)

Nappytabs Top 10 & All Stars


Guest performancesEdit

Step Up Revolution - Performance03:53

Step Up Revolution - Performance

Step Up: Revolution - July 18, 2012

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - The Hunt - SYTYCD 9 (Top 16)03:42

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - The Hunt - SYTYCD 9 (Top 16)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - July 25, 2012


L.A03:33

L.A. Dance Project - Guest Performance - SYTYCD S9 (Top 10)

L.A. Dance Project - August 22, 2012

Axis Performance03:03

Axis Performance

Axis - September 5, 2012


Jean Suk Performance02:07

Jean Suk Performance

Jean Suk - September 11, 2012

Carly Rae Jepsen Performance03:47

Carly Rae Jepsen Performance

Carly Rae Jepsen - September 18, 2012

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