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So You Think You Can Dance 5 - Top 20

So You Think You Can Dance, 2009 - Top 20

This page features videos of the dance performances from the Top 20 and Top 20 results nights. The performances were extremely strong this week. Here's how we grouped them.

Memorable Performances

Four of the performances stood out as most memorable. They are:

  • Caitlin & Jason - Bollywood - Nikuul - “Jai Ho” from Slumdog Millionaire
  • Randi and Evan - Jazz - Tyce D'Orio - “I Only Have Eyes For You” by Jamie Callum
  • Ashley & Kupono - Jazz - Wade Robson - “Felt Mountain” by Goldfrapp
  • Jeanine & Phillip - Hip-Hop - Tabitha and Napoleon - “Mad” by Ne Yo

Very Strong Performances

  • Karla & Jonathan - Cha-Cha - Tony Meredith - Poker Face by Lady Gaga
  • Melissa & Ade - Contemporary - Mandy Moore - “Right Here Waiting” by Richard Marx
  • Janette & Brandon - Foxtrot - Louis Van Amstel - “Come Fly With Me” by Michael Buble
  • Kayla & Max - Samba - Louis Van Amstel - Jum Bah Day by House of Gypsies

Good Performances

  • Paris & Tony - Hip-Hop - Tabitha & Napoleon - “Let the Beat Rock” (Boys Noize Megamix) the Black Eyed Peas
  • Asuka & Vitolio - Broadway - Tyce D’Orio - “Hot Honey Rag” from Chicago

Performance Videos

Watch the videos at Top 20 Performances.


Results

After the Top 20 videos below, you'll find the dance videos from the results night.

  • Group dance: “Boom Boom Pow” by the Black Eyed Peas
  • Tango demonstration: Miriam Larici and Leonardo Barrionuevo, “Tanguera” from Luis Bravo’s Forever Tango
  • Dance for your life solos, 1
  • Dance for your life solos, 2

Paris & Tony, Asuka & Vitolio and Karla & Jonathan were the bottom three couples. Paris and Tony were eliminated.

Results Videos

Watch the videos at Top 20 Results.