Bench in the ballroom. Despite his past claim on the Mirrorball Trophy, Bobby bones won’t be lifting her dancing shoes anytime soon.
“No, no luck,” said the 41-year-old radio personality Us weekly exclusively back in the world of Dancing with the stars while discussing his new series, Break Bobby’s bones. “Look, I won. I was one of the worst dancers, right? I used the power of the people.
the New York Times bestselling author competing with Sharna burgess on season 27 of the ABC ballroom dance show, which aired in 2018. The duo came out victorious, but since their big win, Bones have noticed a change in the way the show operates.
“They saw how I came in with people who identify with who I was and they changed the system a bit where they want better dance to be rewarded in real life,” American Idol the mentor teased him, admitting that he knew he was not “the greatest dancer” in the group. “I will never dance again. Never.”
While he doesn’t see himself making a triumphant return as an artist, the Arkansas native is reportedly considering playing another role: animator. According to Bobby Bones Show host, “there [were] some talk for a while ‘that he was ready for the gig before Tyra banks was touched to replace Tom bergeron and Erin Andrews in July 2020.
“If they would come over and say, ‘Hey, why don’t you come back to Tyra’s?’ It would be something I would consider, ”Bones said. We.
Producers approached Bones to see what he thought of the possibility of hosting, but “other conflicts” prevented his return to the ballroom.
“I don’t know who else they were talking to at the time,” he continued. “And I had Break Bobby’s bones go and American Idol To go. I like [DWTS] and that family over there. … And if they ever come back and say, “Hey, let’s talk about this again,” I wish I could look and see if we can make it work. “
Banks, 47, is set to return for the celebrity dance contest’s 30th season after a controversial debut on the show last fall. While some critics are hoping Bergeron, 66, and Andrews, 43, will gain the upper hand, the The next American top model alum has strong supporters in the DWTS world – including Bones.
“Tyra killed him and did a great job,” he said We. “This show to me was just what it’s like to work hard, I don’t know what you are doing and with the help of great people around you you are able to achieve something.”
However, the country radio DJ has his hands full enough, especially with the premiere of Break Bobby’s bones. The series follows Bones as he travels across the United States to meet people with unique jobs, skills, hobbies, and abilities that embody his mantra: “Fight. Grind. Repeat.”
“Every week and every episode I was completely uncomfortable,” he said. We to film the adventurous spectacle. “[But] you know, your limits are what you choose for them. … I left whenever I met someone who felt so empowered and motivated. And I hope people see it on the show and do the same.
The first two episodes of Break Bobby’s bones airs on National Geographic on Monday, May 31 at 10 p.m. ET before the show switches to Sunday night.
With reporting by Christina Garibaldi