20/03/2012 03:39 GMT | Updated 19/05/2012 06:12 BST

Katherine Jenkins Makes 'Dancing With The Stars' Debut (VIDEO)

Katherine Jenkins has made her first foray onto the dance floor in the US answer to Strictly - Dancing With The Stars.

The internationally successful singer stepped out in dazzling yellow with her partner Mark Ballas for a foxtrot which went down exceptionally well with the judges.

One of them, Carrie Ann Inaba, told the pair that was "the best first dance on the first episode ever".

How does Katherine compare with some of our home-grown favourites, Russell Grant, Jason 'Frank Sinatra' Donovan and Co? Watch the video above, and there are some pics below: