Her ballroom days are over, but see how the Italian judge's love affair with the Queen Bee lives on. By Julia Wang
Updated: Tuesday May 05, 2009 | 09:00 AM EDT
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Did someone say let's get this party started? The hip-hop star's saucy samba had Tonioli gushing breathlessly, "Oh, it works for me! You are a pocket-size Venus with a super-sized sex appeal!"
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