He eventually began competing in ten-dance, which includes both ballroom and Latin dances.As a child Chmerkovskiy also participated in tennis, soccer, and swimming.Moving to the United States also gave Chmerkovskiy the opportunity to rededicate himself to dance.At 15 he began working at a local Russian restaurant, dancing as entertainment.
Most people assumed it was to protect her innocent image at the time, now she may have been doing just the opposite to boost ratings for her reality show.
Brandy counts “Dancing with the Stars” as a life-changing experience for her; and she credits most of her new outlook on life to her dancing partner, Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
So, how exactly has Maks helped the R&B singer get her mojo back?
Maks says that he too will take a turn at Brandy’s wedding should she ever decide to walk down the aisle.
“We’ll ballroom dance at the reception,” Brandy said.