Strictly Come Dancing 2012: week one line-up, songs and dances revealed

The celebs will dance either a cha-cha-cha or a waltz on Friday and Saturday – find out which songs will accompany them

Strictly Come Dancing 2012, the competition proper, kicks off on Friday night, continuing into Saturday. Wondering which celebs are dancing on which nights, which dances they’ll be performing and what songs they’ll be dancing to? Then you’re in luck, because we have the answers – read on to find out…



Denise and James: With You I’m Born Again – Billy Preston & Syreeta (Waltz)

Michael and Natalie: If You Don’t Know Me by Now – Simply Red (Waltz)

Colin and Kristina: I Got You (I Feel Good) – James Brown (Cha-cha-cha)

Fern and Artem: Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder (Cha-cha-cha)

Nicky and Karen: I Wonder Why – Curtis Stigers (Waltz)

Victoria and Brendan: Spinning Around – Kylie Minogue (Cha-cha-cha)


Lisa and Robin: Think – Aretha Franklin (Cha-cha-cha)

Dani and Vincent: Open Arms – Mariah Carey (Waltz)

Richard and Erin: You Don’t Bring Me Flowers – Klaus Hallen Orchestra (Waltz)

Sid and Ola: I Won’t Give up – Jason Mraz (Waltz)

Johnny and Aliona: Drive My Car – The Beatles (Cha-cha-cha)

Louis and Flavia: Forget You – Cee Lo Green (Cha-cha-cha)

Jerry and Anton: Everybody Loves To Cha Cha – Sam Cooke (Cha-cha-cha)

Kimberley and Pasha: Domino – Jessie J (Cha-cha-cha)


Strictly Come Dancing is on BBC1 at 9pm on Friday and continues at 6:30pm on Saturday