Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough Win Dancing with the Stars Season 16

Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough Win <em>Dancing with the Stars</em> Season 16
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Congratulations to Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough! The dancing duo won first place for Dancing with the Starsseason 16, edging out the competition for the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy. "This is amazing!" Pickler exclaimed upon hearing host Tom Bergeron announce their win. This season was particularly fierce: Zendaya and Chmerkovskiy came in a close second place, followed by Jacoby Jones and Karina Smirnoff. But Pickler and Hough edged out their competitors with several perfect-score performances, including a dramatic freestyle number and a lively jive (watch it above!), during the finale's instant round. Tell us: Is this the team you voted for?

Plus, see what third place winners Jacoby Jones and Karina Smirnoff wore all season long.

• Karina Talks Ravens-Inspired Costumes
• Karina at InStyle‘s Golden Globes Lounge
• Melissa and Tony’s Winning Performance

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