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Dancing With the Stars’ Nyle DiMarco, Wanya Morris Prepare to Embody James Brown: Watch the Sneak Peek

They feel good! Dancing With the Stars season 22’s remaining contestants break into two teams in the Monday, May 2, episode, as seen in Us Weekly‘s exclusive sneak peek.

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The ABC competition series’ preview clip shows the competitors dividing up by gender, with the men learning that they’ll be channeling legendary singer James Brown with their dances.

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“You got to be James Brown,” Von Miller advises his team. And dance pro Sharna Burgess, who is paired with Nyle DiMarco, points out that the squad should be able to give the late Godfather of Soul a run for his money in the showmanship department: “There’s quite a lot of swag just standing in this group right now, though.”

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Adds Wanya Morris, “We got Von’s personality, Antonio [Brown]’s smile, Nyle’s ability to make his body move to the counts, my ability to entertain. And if we embody all of that, we are going to win this challenge.”

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Watch the group try out James Brown’s moves in the video above.

Dancing With the Stars airs on ABC Mondays at 8 p.m. ET. 

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