New Cast of Dancing With the Stars Announced!

The new cast of Dancing with the Stars was announced this morning on Good Morning America. The Season 9 contest list–sixteen–is the biggest ever.

The new season of Dancing with the Stars premieres Sept. 21.

via AP: (More from the LA Times)

Mya – Singer
Macy Gray – Singer
Aaron Carter – Singer
Ashley Hamilton – Actor
Melissa Joan Hart – Actor
Debi Mazar – Actor
Joanna Krupa – Model
Kathy Ireland – Model
Mark Dacascos – Reality star
Kelly Osbourne – Reality star
Donny Osmond – Singer/entertainer
Chuck Liddell – Martial artist
Louis Vito – Professional snowboarder
Natalie Coughlin – Olympic swimmer
Michael Irvin – Former Dallas Cowboy
Tom DeLay – Former Republican Majority Leader

Tom DeLay? Really? Oh how the mighty have fallen. No Paula Abdul, of course, because according to TMZ, she’s still waiting for that phone call from Idol. Good thing–competing on DWTS with the other C list celebrities would be a major step down.

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