She was partnered up with Phillip Chbeeb and was previously an actress in high school.
And we're off, as the final stretch of the competition for $250,000 and "the title of 'America's Favorite Dancer,'" host Cat Deeley.
Choreographer Adam Shankman joined regular judges Mary Murphy and Nigel Lythgoe.
This piece, entitled "This Woman's Work" and choreographed by Tyce Diorio, brought the judges to tears and was subsequently showcased on a future episode showing favorite dances from the season.
Ade was eliminated during the semi-final week, along with former partner Sandvig.
Quick plug for Adam's movie, "Step Up 3-D," which includes Katee, Joshua, Ivan and Twitch from previous "SYTYCD? A reminder on the process: The couples picked their dances out of a hat and were given choreography by the show's roster of choreographers and on Thursday night, the three couples with the lowest votes will be announced and each of those...
He is a graduate of Coral Reef Senior High School and now attended Miami Dade College.
He eventually returned to the show as an All-Star on Season 7.
In Ade's spare time he likes to read draw or play soccer. Born on November 1, 1986, Ashley is a contemporary dancer from Los Angeles who was originally raised in Arizona.
During Season 5, Ade was paired with ballerina Melissa Sandvig, with whom he danced each week until only ten dancers remained in the competition.