JoJo Siwa transforms into bona fide gay icon with epic Lady Gaga routine on DWTS
JoJo Siwa set the dancefloor on fire with a flawless performance to Lady Gaga on Dancing with the Stars, and fans can’t get enough.
After a stellar first week on Dancing with the Stars (DWTS), Siwa returned with a bang on Monday (27 September) with her partner, Jenna Johnson.
There’s been a lot of attention of Siwa and Johnson as they’re the first-ever same-sex duo to appear on the reality competition. Despite the pressure, the pair dazzled the judges with an energetic cha-cha dance to “Rain on Me” by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande amid some beautiful bisexual-themed lighting.
Siwa and her partner nailed absolutely every second of the performance and dominated the competition, ending up with one of the highest scores of the evening.
Honestly, there couldn’t have been a better song for JoJo Siwa to perform to. In January, Siwa posted a now-viral video on TikTok where she lip-synched and danced to Lady Gaga’s LGBT+ anthem “Born This Way”.
Just days later, Siwa came out in the most laid-back way on social media by sharing a photo of herself wearing a shirt that read “Best. Gay. Cousin. Ever.” and said her cousin bought it for her.
Fans were living for Siwa’s performance to Lady Gaga’s popular queer anthem.
watching jojo siwa transform from reality tv child star into thriving adult gay icon continues to make me emotional https://t.co/O22ly6mmqE
— matt (@mattxiv) September 28, 2021
Jojo Siwa dancing to Rain On Me on DWTS with her partner who is also a woman was fighting for gay rights
— ✨ (@heyjaeee) September 28, 2021
Jojo Siwa has what it takes to be a Main Pop Girl pic.twitter.com/eG88oLzFjX
— Sam Stryker (@sbstryker) September 28, 2021
people who make fun of my love for jojo siwa simply don’t understand how much it means to see a girl my age so unapologetically herself in front of the entire world. she is an excellent role model for kids and seeing someone just like me be so well loved makes my heart so happy pic.twitter.com/xWVqkljHsU
— 🌼ellie🌼 (@elliekuespert) September 28, 2021
Good Morning to Jojo Siwa eating this routine UP only 😌
— Victor (@thevictorortizz) September 28, 2021
JoJo Siwa shared on Instagram that she is “still on cloud nine” after her Lady Gaga routine on DWTS. She said the dance was challenging for her but she was “sooooo proud of how it turned out” on the show.
“I am waiting to wake up from a dream. None of this feels real,” Siwa wrote.
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She added that she is so “pumped” to appear on the show again that she was going to immediately start learning her routine for next week. She said she “can’t wait for everyone to see what’s in store for next week” which will be an epic homage to Britney Spears.