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Get ready because a Glee cast member is said to be joining Dancing With the Stars! So which McKinley High graduate will swap out their microphone for some dancing shoes? Wetpaint broke the news and we have the answer—jump below the break to find out! Any guesses? Here’s a hint: Her character dated Kurt, Puckerman and Sam throughout the series.

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And the answer is…Amber Riley! The singer who plays Mercedes Jones was confirmed to be joining season 17 exclusively by a source to Wetpaint. “Wetpaint Entertainment has learned exclusively from an inside source that Amber is a very likely contender for the ABC competition show next season,” the blog wrote. They continued by explaining how fans will get a “double dose of Amber this fall TV season” as the actress will be returning to Glee for Cory Monteith’s tribute episode.

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Wetpaint also found that Amber hinted to followers the exciting news on Instagram last week by sharing, “HUGE announcement next week hehehehehe! Can’t wait to share y’all.” Hmmm seems like it could be a confirmation to us!

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Find out more in Wetpaint’s article here. Also, make sure to tune into OKMagazine.com tomorrow to see which other stars were cast for season 17 of Dancing With the Stars.

Which celebrity would you like to see compete? Share with us below and @OKMagazine.

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