Chris Jericho can stop believin.’
After his tango on Monday set to Journey’s Don’t Stop Believin’ scored a weak 22 out of 30, the Canadian grappler was voted off Dancing with the Stars on Tuesday’s results show.
“It’s actually good timing that I got eliminated because I have to fly over to England for the royal wedding,” the six-time pro wrestling champion joked after his dismissal. “I’m proud of all the dances we did and I’m proud to show that a WWE guy and a rock ‘n’ roll singer can go this far and do this!”
After the elimination, Jericho’s pro partner Cheryl Burke called him “an amazing dancer and an amazing friend.”
The New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys performed on Tuesday’s results show , along with American Idol cast-off Pia Toscano.
Still in the competition are: footballer Hines Ward, actress Kirstie Alley, Disney star Chelsea Kane, E! beauty Kendra Wilkinson, The Karate Kid star Ralph Macchio and singer Romeo.
Dancing with the Stars airs on ABC Monday at 8/7c.