Normani Kordei comes third in Dancing with the Stars final

The victory was also a first for Slater, who's been a DWTS pro for seven seasons, but yet never made it to the finals before now.

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"Dancing with the Stars" will return for Season 25 this September on ABC.

However, in a stunning turn of events, when the finalists took their place on stage in the last 15 minutes of the show, and votes were tallied from last week and last night, it was Normani who took third place.

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Normani and Val have a combined score of 76 out of 80 heading into the final week of Dancing with the Stars, while Rashad and Emma are just one notch higher with a 77. First up are Ross and Arnold doing a Viennese waltz to OneRepublic's "Let's Hurt Tonight". ". Thank you for just giving your purity and your vulnerability and just everything this season". Or would it be Fifth Harmony member Normani Kordei, who has been the most electric and consistent performer throughout the entire season?

Judge Carrie Ann Inaba said, "you were born to win this competition" after Kordei and Chmerkovskiy finished their final performance.

National Football League star Rashad Jennings and his partner Emma Slater tell ABC Radio that no matter what happens now, they're already won: "It's wonderful that you get a chance to finish everything that you started". Bruno said watching Rashad over the course of the season was like watching a rising star. David and Emma did a Foxtrot-salsa fusion, Normani and Val danced a Foxtrot-Argentine Tango fusion, and Rashad and Emma did a Tango-Cha Cha fusion. Scores of 10-9-10-10 from the judges for a total of 39. As seen in a clip package that will air Monday night on Dancing with the Stars, Normani rolls her right ankle and Val speaks on how awful the timing is.

After a season of sprained ankles, Mr. T air punches and Charo's war of words with Bruno, the Season 24 victor of Dancing with the Stars was announced and it was.

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