December 25, 2008 04:00 PM by Paulene Hinds
Season 3 of Randy Jackson Presents, America’s Best Dance Crew is about to begin and fans of the show couldn’t be happier. The eight episode season will begin on Thursday, January 15 at 10 PM ET on MTV.
Nine talented new crews will take to the stage as an awaiting national audience tunes in to see which ones have the best moves, the most heart and the swagger of champions. America’s Best Dance Crew will feature brand-new challenges all designed to make this the most physically demanding season yet. As crew choreography and teamwork are tested like never before, Season 3 promises to deliver more of the incredible stories and heart-stopping routines viewers have come to love, all culminating in a live season finale showdown.
Mario Lopez hosts the showanddance crews of five to seven members perform their hottest moves for dance supremacy and a $100,000 cash prize. Every performance-themed episode gives insight into the crews’ emotion, spirit and inspiration as they step up to the challenge and showcase their innovative choreography and skills.
Viewers from around the country choose their favorite crews via text messaging, phone and online voting. The two crews with the least number of votes will be up for elimination with judges JC Chasez, Lil Mama and Shane Sparks making the final call on which crew will be sent home.
Correspondent Layla Kayleigh covers all the backstage reactions as one crew is eliminated each week, ultimately revealing the nation’s best dance crew.
American Idol judge, Randy Jackson is one of the America’s Best Dance Crew’s executive producers and with season 8 of American Idol set to begin January 13, 2009 on FOX, he is going to be a very busy man.
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