Category Archives: S


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  • Sambamania


    Sambamania


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner / Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Joenan, Australia (May 2012)

    Music:  Sambalero (Dance Edit) – Mueve Orchestra Bagutti


    Count in – 32 counts
     

    Prissy Walks, Pivot ½ Turn Left, Cross Samba, Cross Samba

    1-4 Prissy walks forward on R, L, step forward on R, pivot ½ turn left
    5&6 Cross samba on R, L, R
    7&8 Cross samba on L, R, L (6)
     

    Rock, Recover, Touch, Unwind ¾ Turn Right, Chasse Left, Mambo

    1-4 Rock forward on R, recover on L, touch R behind L, unwind ¾ turn right (wt remains on R)
    5&6 Chasse left on L, R, L
    7&8 Back mambo on R, L, R (3)
     

    Rock, Recover, Syncopated Cross Shuffle, Point, Syncopated Rocking Chair

    1-2 Rock L to left side, recover on R
    3-6 Syncopated cross shuffle on L (3), R (&), L (4), R (&), L (5), point R to right side (6)
    7&8& Syncopated rocking chair on R, L, R, L (3)
     

    Cross Samba, Cross Samba, Jazz Box ½ Turn Right

    1&2 Cross samba on R, L, R
    3&4 Cross samba on L, R, L
    5-8 Turning ½ turn right jazz box on R, L, R, L (9)
     
    Start again
     
feb
27
  • Stronger Than The Universe


    Stronger Than The Universe


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Easy Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Rep Ghazali-Meaney, Scotland (April 2012)

    Music:  Hearbreaker by Dionne Warwick (101 bpm) iTunes


    38 count intro start on vocal
     

    01-09

    Right Side-Cross Rock-Recover,¼ Turn Side Shuffle Fwd, Rock Forward-Recover, Coaster Step

    1-3 Step Right to Right side, cross Rock Left over Right, recover on Right
    4&5 Step Left to Left side, step Right together, ¼ turn Left by stepping forward on Left (9)
    6-7 Rock forward Right, recover on Left
    8&1 Step back Right, step Left together, step forward Right
    Alternative step: Triple full turn right by stepping right-left-right on the spot
     

    10-17

    Cross-Unwind ½ Turn, Sailor Skate, Skate-Skate, Left Shuffle Fwd

    2-3 Cross Left over Right, keeping weight on Left unwind ½ turn Right and sweep on Right (3)
    4&5 Step Right behind Left, step Left to Left, skate forward Right
    6-7 Skate forward Left, skate forward Right
    8&1 Step forward Left, step Right together, step forward Left
     

    18-25

    Rock Fwd-Recover, Triple ½ Turn, Step-¼ Pivot Turn, Cross Shuffle

    2-3 Rock forward Right, recover on Left
    4&5 ½ turn Left by stepping forward on Right, step Left together, step forward Right (9)
    6-7 Step forward Left, ¼ pivot turn Right (12)
    8&1 Cross Left over Right, step Right to Right side, cross Left over Right
     

    26-01

    Side-¼ Turn Left, Right Cross Mambo, Left And Right Sailor

    2-3 Step Right to Right side, ¼ turn Left by stepping Left to Left side (9)
    4&5 Cross rock Right over Left, recover on Left, step Right to Right side
    6&7 Step Left behind Right, step Right to Right side, step Left to Left side
    8&1 Step Right behind Left, step Left to Left side, [step Right to Right side] (9)
     
jan
21
  • Stars


    Stars


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Darren Bailey, Fred Whitehouse, Raymond Sarlemijn (Jan 2014)

    Music:  Stars (Grace Potter)


    Intro: 16 counts
     

    Sweep, ¾ Turn R Into Stretch, Run Forward Into Balance, Syncopated Back Step Into Vine With Sweep.

    1,2 Step LF forward, sweep RF across LF, place weight onto RF
    &3 ¼ turn R stepping back on L, (3.00) ½ turn R stepping RF forward (9.00)(option: Stretch R arm up)
    4&5 Step LF forward, Step RF forward, close LF beside R (rise onto toes)
    6&7 Step Rf back, step LF back, ¼ turn R stepping RF to r side (12.00)
    &8 Cross LF over R, Step Rf to R side sweeping LF from front to back facing (10.30)
     

    Holds (Grow), Spiral L, ½ Turn Feather Step, Cross, Start ½ Diamond Fallaway L

    1,2,3 Hold counts 1,2. Option: (open arms pointing LF arm forward into 10.30) keep weight on RF, spiral full turn L (10.30)
    4&5 Curve walk L,R,L making 3/8 turn L squaring up to (6.00)
    6,7 Step RF forward, large step L to L side (start diamond fall away)
    8&1 Step diagonal back R,L (1:30) 1/8 turn R stepping RF to R side (9.00)
     

    Finish ½ Diamond Fallaway L, Sways With Sweep, Cross, Side,hitch, Behind, Side, Forward

    2&3 1/8 turn right stepping forward L,R,L (10.30)
    4&5 Weight change onto R as u sway making a ¼ turn R to face (1:30), weight change onto L as u sway L, Sway to R as you sweep L to front (1.30)
    6&7 Cross LF over Rf, step RF to R side, step LF behind R as you lift R knee up and hook behind LF (1.30)
    8&1 Place RF down behind LF, step LF to L side, cross RF over L making 1/8 turn L (12.00)
     

    Slow Full Turn L, Rock And Cross ¼ L, ¼ X2 Hinge Turns R, ½ Turn L

    2,3 Make a slow full turn L keep weight on RF, step LF forward (12.00)
    4&5 Rock RF forward, ¼ turn LF placing weight onto LF, cross RF over L
    6,7 ¼ R stepping LF back (12.00), ¼ turn R stepping RF to R side (3.00)
    8& Cross LF over R, ¼ turn L stepping RF back (12.00) to start the dance again make ¼ turn LEFT (9.00)
     

    Restarts: After 4 counts on walls 3, 6, 8.

     
    Contact: dazzadance@hotmail.com
     
jan
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  • Sabbath Shuffle

    Sabbath Shuffle


    Count:  16

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner

    Choreographer:  Leon Blank

    Music:  Freilachs Von Der Chupe by Sabbath hela veckan


    1-8

    Shuffles Forward, Skate, Stomp x 2

    1&2 Step Forward Diagonally Right On Right, Close Left Beside Right, Step Forward On Right
    3&4 Step Forward Diagonally Left On Left, Close Right Beside Left, Step Forward On Left
    5-6 Skate Right, Skate Left
    7-8 Stomp Right Foot To Right, Toes Pointing Out To The Right, Stomp Right Beside Left
     

    9-16

    Backward Stroll, Right Chassé, 1/4 Turn Right Into A Left Chassé

    1-4 Step Backward Right, Left, Right, Left
    5&6 Step Right To Right Side, Close Left Beside Right, Step Right To Right Side
    7&8 Turn 1/4 Right Stepping Left To Left Side, Close Right Beside Left, Step Left To Left Side
     
    Repeat
     
jan
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  • Speak to the Sky


    Speak To The Sky


    Count:  56

    Wall:  2

    Level:  Beginner / Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Keith Davies

    Music:  Speak To The Sky by Brendon Walmsley


    Right Forward Lock & Scuff, Left Forward Lock & Scuff

    1-4 Step right forward, cross left behind right, step right forward, scuff left forward
    5-8 Step left forward, cross right behind left, step left forward, scuff right forward
     

    Forward Right, Touch Left Toe Behind Right, Step Back Left, Touch Right Heel Forward; Repeat

    1-4 Step right forward, touch left toe behind right, step left back, touch right heel forward
    5-8 Step right forward, touch left toe behind right, step left back, touch right heel forward
     

    Four Toe Struts Back

    1-4 Step right toe back, drop right heel, step left toe back, drop left heel
    5-8 Step right toe back, drop right heel, step left toe back, drop left heel
     

    Two Right Boot Lifts, Vine Right

    1-4 Touch right heel forward, hitch right knee, touch right heel forward, hitch right knee
    5-8 Step right to side, cross left behind right, step right to side, touch left together
     

    Two Left Boot Lifts, Vine Left

    1-4 Touch left heel forward, hitch left knee, touch left heel forward, hitch left knee
    5-8 Step left to side, cross right behind left, step left to side, touch right together
     

    Two ¼ Monterey Turns Right

    1-2 Touch right to side, turn ¼ right and step right together
    3-4 Touch left to side, step left together
    5-6 Touch right to side, turn ¼ right and step right together
    7-8 Touch left to side, step left together
     

    Charleston

    1-2 Sweep right side to front and touch right forward, hold
    3-4 Sweep right front to back and step right back, hold
    5-6 Sweep left front to back and touch left back, hold
    7-8 Sweep left back to front and step left forward, hold
     
    Repeat
     

    Tag: At the end of the 3rd and 6th walls, add a ”bonus” charleston step (i.e., dance the last 8 counts again)

     
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31
  • She’s My Moon Hanger


    She’s My Moon Hanger


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner/Intermediate level

    Choreographer:  Ingemar Kardeskog (Sweden) July 07

    Music:  I Know She Hung The Moon by Toby Keith, Album: Big Dog Daddy (108 bpm)


    Intro: 32 counts on lyrics ”There’s No Need To Apologize”
    Or music: ”Wouldn’t Wanna Be Ya” by Toby Keith (120 Bpm) – Skip tags – Intro 16 counts.

     

    Step, Turn ½, Step, Forward Cha-Cha, Step, Turn ¼ Left, Cross Cha-Cha

     

    1-2-3 Step Right Forward, Turn ½ Left (Weight To Left), Step Right Forward 
    4&5 Step Left Forward, Lock Right Behind Left, Step Left Forward 
    6-7 Step Right Forward, Turn ¼ Left (Weight To Left) 
    8&1 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Side, Cross Right Over Left 
     

    Turn ¼ Right, Turn ¼ Right, Cross Cha-Cha, Rock, Recover, Cross, Back, Side

     

    2-3 Turn ¼ Right And Step Left Back, Turn ¼ Right And Step Right To Side 
    4&5 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Side, Cross Left Over Right 
    6-7 Rock Right To Side, Recover To Left 
    8&1 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left Back, Step Right To Side 
     

    Cross Rock, Cha-Cha Left, Back, Rock, Triple Turn ½ Left (Traveling)

     

    2-3 Cross/Rock Left Over Right, Recover To Right 
    4&5 Step Left To Side, Step Right Together, Step Left To Side 
    6-7 Cross/Rock Right Behind Left, Recover To Left 
    8&1 Turn ¼ Left And Step Right To Side, Step Left Together, Turn ¼ Left And Step Right Back 
     

    Touch Turn ½ Left, Triple Turn ½ Left, Back, Touch, Step, Beside

     

    2-3 Touch Left Behind Right, Turn ½ Left (Weight To Left) 
    4&5 Turn ¼ Left And Step Right To Side, Step Left Together, Turn ¼ Left And Step Right Back 
    6-7 Step Left Back, Touch Right Forward 
    8& Step Right Forward, Step Left Together 
     
    Repeat
     
     

    Tag: After 4th and 8th wall

    1-2 Step Right Slightly To Side And Sway Right, Sway Left 
    3-4 Sway Right, Sway Left 
     

    Start again from the beginning

     

    Ending: The dance ends after you danced another full 32 counts after the last tag. Facing 3:00 on count 1 in first section just turn ¼ left for big finish towards front wall

     
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31
  • Sweet Little Dangerous


    Sweet Little Dangerous


    Count:  64

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Pete Harkness

    Music:  Sweet Little Dangerous by Heather Myles


    Step ½ Pivot Left, Hold, Step ½ Pivot Right, Hold

    1-2 Step forward right, pivot ½ turn left
    3-4 Step forward right, hold and clap
    5-6 Step forward left, pivot ½ turn right
    7-8 Step forward left, hold and clap
     

    Chasse Right, Back Rock, Chasse Left, Back Rock

    1&2 Step right to right side, close left beside right, step right to right side
    3-4 Rock back on left, rock forward onto right
    5&6 Step left to left side, close right beside left, step left to left side
    7-8 Rock back on right, rock forward onto left
     

    Grapevine ¼ Turn, Step ½ Pivot, ¼ Turn, Behind, ¼ Turn

    1-2 Step right to right side, cross left behind right
    3-4 Step right ¼ turn right, step forward left
    5-6 Pivot ½ turn right, make ¼ turn right, stepping left to left side
    7-8 Cross right behind left, step left ¼ turn left
     

    Forward Rock, Jump Back, Hold, Right Shuffle, Step ½ Pivot

    1-2 Rock forward on right, rock back onto left
    &3-4 Jump back stepping – right then left pushing hips back, hold
    5&6 Step forward right, close left beside right, step forward right
    7-8 Step forward left, pivot ½ turn right
     

    Left Rock, Cross, Clap, Right Rock, Cross, Clap

    1-2 Rock to left side on left, rock onto right in place
    3-4 Cross step left over right, hold and clap
    5-6 Rock right to right side, rock onto left making ¼ turn left
    7-8 Step forward right, hold and clap
     

    Left Shuffle, Step ¼ Turn, Cross Shuffle, 2 X ¼ Turns Right

    1&2 Step forward left, close right beside left, step forward left
    3-4 Step forward right, pivot ¼ turn left
    5&6 Cross right over left, step left to left side, cross right over left
    7 Make ¼ turn right, stepping back onto left
    8 Make ¼ turn right, stepping right out to right side
     

    Forward Rock, ¼ Turn, Step ½ Pivot, ¼ Turn, Back Rock

    1-2 Rock forward on left, rock back onto right
    3-4 Step left ¼ turn left, step forward right
    5-6 Pivot ½ turn left, make ¼ turn left stepping right to right side
    7-8 Rock back on left, rock forward onto right
     

    Chasse Left, Back Rock, Toe Heel Touches Or Dwight

    1&2 Step left to left side, close right beside left, step left to left side
    3-4 Rock back on right, rock forward onto left
    5-6 Touch right toe to left instep, touch right heel to left instep
    7-8 Touch right toe to left instep, touch right heel to left instep
     
    You can make steps 5-8 into a Dwight move by traveling to right
     
    Repeat
     
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31
  • Saddle Up Shawty (a.k.a. Hip Hop Twist)


    Saddle Up Shawty (aka Hip Hop Twist)


    Count:  48

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Guyton Mundy (Feb 08)

    Music:  Saddle Up Shawty (Club Mix) by Mikel Knight; CD: Urban Cowboy


    Intro: None, cold start immediately after the rooster crows
     

    Kick, Step; Kick, Hook; Step; Hold (Add Hands), Hitch; Walk Back & Touch; Left Hip Bumps X 2

    1&2& Low kick R fwd, step on R, Low kick L fwd, Hook L over R knee,
    3&4 Step L slightly fwd (3) Hold on (&) Shift weight back to R and hitch L up (4)
    [Hands: L Arm Out To Low Left Side With R Fist At Inside Of L Elbow (3), R Arm Out To Low Right Side With L Fist At Inside Of R Elbow (&), Leaving L Arm Across Body, Bend R Arm Up Vertically Over R Shoulder On Same Count As L Leg Hitch(4)]
    5 & 6 Walk back L, walk back R, Touch L out to left side
    7, 8 Bump L hip up and to the left twice (12:00)
     

    Step To L Side; Quarter-Turn Sailor; Half-Turn Sailor; R Shuffle Fwd; Step Fwd L

    1, Step L to left side
    2&3 Step R behind L, turn ¼ to left stepping fwd on L, step R to right side
    4&5 Step L behind R turning ¼ to left, Step R to right side turning ¼ to left, Step L fwd
    6&7 Step R fwd, Step L next to R, Step R fwd
    8 Step fwd on L (3:00)
     

    Step R Fwd, Half-Turn Hip Roll; Half-Turn Sailor; Step R Fwd, Half-Turn Hip Roll; L Coaster Step

    1, 2 Step R fwd, Roll hips around in counter-clockwise ½ turn (weight stays on R)
    3&4 Step L behind R turning ¼ to left, Step R to right side turning ¼ to left, Step L fwd
    5, 6 Step R fwd, Roll hips around in counter-clockwise ½ turn (weight stays on R)
    7&8 Step L back, Step R back next to L, Step L fwd (9:00)
     

    Funky Skates Fwd X 2; Cross, Back, ¼ Turn; ¼ Turn; ½ Turn; L Shuffle Fwd

    1, 2 Big step up and out with R to right side, Big step up and out with L to left side
    3&4 Cross step R over L; Step back on L; Step R to right side turning ¼ to right
    5, 6 Turn ¼ to right stepping L to left side; Half Hinge turn to the back over R shoulder stepping R to right side
    7&8 Step L fwd, Step R next to L, Step L fwd (9:00)
     
    ** Restart here on wall 6
     

    Right Out, Out, In, In, Scuff, Hitch, Step; Left Out, Out, In, In, Scuff, Hitch, Step

    1&2& Step R out to right side, Step L out to left side, Step R in to center, Step L in to center
    3&4 Scuff R, Hitch R, Step on R next to L
    5&6& Step L out to left side, Step R out to right side, Step L in to center, Step R in to center
    7&8 Scuff L, Hitch L, Step on L next to L (9:00)
     

    Step Side Right; Split Heels; Small Hip Rolls; Chasse To Left; Quarter-Turn Paddles X 2

    1&2 Step R out to right side; With weight on balls of feet, split heels out and back to center (Knees go in)
    3, 4 Roll hips in small counter-clockwise circle; Repeat (weight stays on R)
    5&6 Step L to left side; Step R next to L; Step L to left side
    7, 8 Keeping weight on L for both counts, paddle ¼ to left touching R foot to right side; Paddle ¼ to left touching R foot to right side (3:00)
     
    ** Restart: After 32 counts of wall 6 you will be facing the original starting wall. Restart the dance from the beginning after the left shuffle forward (count 32).
     
dec
31
  • Scotia Samba


    Scotia Samba


    Count:  64

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Liz Clarke & Bev Clarke

    Music:  Dance The Night Away by The Mavericks


    Heel Ball Cross (Twice)

    1 Turn body slightly right, touch right heel forward diagonal
    & Step back on ball of right foot
    2 Step left across in front of right
    3 Turn body slightly right, touch right heel forward diagonal
    & Step back on ball of right foot
    4 Step left across in front of right
     

    Kick/Kick, Sailor Step

    5-6 Kick right foot forward, kick right foot to right side
    7 Step right behind left
    & Step ball of left to left side
    8 Step right in place
     

    Heel Ball Cross (Twice)

    9 Turn body slightly left, touch left heel forward diagonal
    & Step back on ball of left foot
    10 Step right across in front of left
    11 Turn body slightly left, touch left heel forward diagonal
    & Step back on ball of left foot
    12 Step right across in front of left
     

    Kick/Kick, Sailor Step

    13-14 Kick left foot forward, kick left foot to left side
    15 Step left behind right
    & Step ball of right to right side
    16 Step left in place
     

    Pivot, Turning ½ Turn To Left

    17-18 Step right toe forward turning 1/8 left, step on ball of left
    19-20 Step right toe forward turning 1/8 left, step on ball of left
    21-22 Step right toe forward turning 1/8 left, step on ball of left
    23-24 Step right toe forward turning 1/8 left, step on ball of left {you should have turned ½ left}
     

    Right Cross-Rock & Recover, ½ Right & Shuffle

    25 Cross right over left and rock forward
    26 Rock back and recover weight left
    27 Turn ½ right, step forward right
    & Step left together
    28 Step forward right
     

    Left Cross-Rock & Recover, ½ Left & Shuffle

    29 Cross left over right and rock forward
    30 Rock back and recover weight right
    31 Turn ½ left, step forward left
    & Step right together
    32 Step forward left
     

    Switch Right Hold, Claps / Switch Left Hold, Claps

    33 Touch right toe to right side
    & Hold hands above left shoulder and clap
    34 Clap again
    & Step right beside left
    35 Touch left toe to left side
    & Hold hands above right shoulder and clap
    36 Clap again
     

    Switch Right, Left, Right, Claps

    &37 Step left beside right, and quickly touch right toe to right side
    &38 Step right beside left, and quickly touch left toe to left side
    &39 Step left beside right and quickly touch right toe to right side and hold
    &40 Hold hands above left shoulder and clap hands twice
     

    Right Side, Left Together, Right Back, Hold

    41-42 Right foot step to right, left foot slide beside right
    43-44 Right foot step back, hold
     

    Left Side, Right Together, Left Forward, Hold

    45-46 Left foot step to left, right foot slide beside left
    47-48 Left foot step forward, hold
     

    Right Side, Slide Left, Cross & Hold

    49-50 Right foot step to right, left foot slide beside right
    51-52 Cross right foot over left foot, hold
     

    Left Side, Slide Right, Cross & Hold

    53-54 Left foot step to left, right foot slide beside left
    55-56 Cross left foot over right foot, hold
     

    Shimmy Right

    57 Step to right side with right foot
    58-60 Slide left foot up beside right, step left foot beside right
     

    Cross Right Over Left, Unwind ¾ Turn To Left

    61 Cross right foot across front of left foot
    62-63 Unwind ¾ turn to left
    64 Hold and clap hands twice
     
    Repeat
     
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31
  • Sea Salt Sally


    Sea Salt Sally


    Count:  96

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Kate Sala

    Music:  Sea Salt Sally by Rick Guard (Album: Stop It & Dance)


    Intro : 32 counts – Starting on vocals.
     

    Step, Hold, Side Step, Hold, Coaster Step, Hold, Forward Lock Step, Hold, Rocking Chair.

    1 2 3 4 Step forward on R. Hold. Step L to L side. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Step forward on R. Hold.
    1 2 3 4 Step forward on L. Lock step R behind L. Step forward on L. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Rock forward on R. Rock back on L. Rock back on R. Rock forward on L.
     

    Step, ½ Pivot, Step, Hold, Triple Full Turn R, Hold.

    1 2 3 4 Step forward on R. Pivot ½ turn L. Step forward on R. Hold. (Facing 6 o’clock).
    5 6 7 8 Turn ½ R stepping back on L. Turn ½ R stepping forward on R. Step forward on L. Hold.
    Easier option for 5 6 7 8: Forward lock step. Hold.
     

    Step, Hold, Side Step, Hold, Coaster Step, Hold, Forward Lock Step, Hold, Rocking Chair.

    1 2 3 4 Step forward on R. Hold. Step L to L side. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Step forward on R. Hold.
    1 2 3 4 Step forward on L. Lock step R behind L. Step forward on L. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Rock forward on R. Rock back on L. Rock back on R. Rock forward on L.
     

    Step, ½ Pivot, Step, Hold, Triple Full Turn R, Hold.

    1 2 3 4 Step forward on R. Pivot ½ turn L. Step forward on R. Hold. (Facing 12 o’clock).
    5 6 7 8 Turn ½ R stepping back on L. Turn ½ R stepping forward on R. Step forward on L. Hold.
    Easier option for 5 6 7 8: Forward lock step. Hold.
     

    Toe Strut R, Rock Back, Toe Strut L, Rock Back, Weave R, Hold, Rock Back.

    1 2 3 4 Step on R toe to R side. Drop R heel. Rock back on L. Rock forward on R.
    5 6 7 8 Step on L toe to L side. Drop L heel. Rock back on R. Rock forward on L.
    1 2 3 4 Step R to R side. Cross step L behind R. Step R to R side. Cross step L over R.
    5 6 7 8 Step R to R side. Hold, Rock back on L. Rock forward on R.
     

    Side Rock, Touch, Heel Dig, Touch, Side Rock, Step Together.

    1 2 3 Rock out on L to L side. Recover on to R. Touch L next to R.
    4 5 Dig L heel forward to L diagonal. Touch L toe next to R instep.
    6 7 8 Rock out on L to L side. Recover on to R. Step L next to R.
     

    Coaster Cross, Hold, Scissor Step, Hold

    1 2 3 4 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Cross step R over L. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Step L to L side. Step R next to L. Cross step L over R. Hold.
     

    Turn ¼ L, Hold, Turn ¼ L, Hold, Cross Rock, Side Rock.

    1 2 3 4 Turn ¼ L stepping back on R. Hold. Turn ¼ L stepping L to L side. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Cross rock R over L. Rock back on L. Rock out to R side on R. Recover on to L.
     

    Sailor Step With ¼ Turn R, Hold, Step, Pivot ½ Turn R, Step, Hold.

    1 2 3 4 Cross step R behind L. Turn ¼ R stepping L to L side. Step forward on R. Hold.
    5 6 7 8 Step forward on L. Pivot ½ turn R. Step forward on L. Hold.
     
    Start again. Enjoy!
     
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30
  • The Smell Of Your Sweet Perfume


    The Smell Of Your Sweet Perfume


    Count:  72

    Wall:  2

    Level:  Intermediate / Advanced

    Choreographer:  Simon Ward (Aus)

    Music:  Billie Jean by David Cook


    1-3 Cross/step left over right, step right to right side, step weight onto left foot (twinkle step)
    4-6 Cross/step right over left, step left to left making a ¼ turn right, Step right back making a ¼ turn right (6.00)
     
    1-3 Cross/step left over right, step right to right side, step weight onto left foot (twinkle step)
    4-6 Cross/step right over left, step left to left making a ¼ turn right, Step right back making a ½ turn right (3.00)
     
    1-3 Step left forward, step right beside left, step left beside right
    4-6 Step right back making a ½ turn left, step left slightly back completing ½ turn left, step right forward (9.00)
     
    1-3 Step left forward, step right beside left making a ¼ turn left, step left beside right (6.00)
    4-6 Step right to right side making a ¼ turn left, step left beside right, step right beside left (3.00)
     
    1-3 Make a ¼ turn left & cross/step left over right, step right to right side, cross/step left over right (12.00)
    4-6* * Step right to right making a ¼ turn left, step left beside right making a ¼ turn left, step right slightly forward (6.00)
     
    1-3 Step left forward, pivot ½ turn right keeping weight on left, step right slightly forward (12.00)
    4-6 Step left forward, pivot ½ turn right keeping weight on left, step right slightly forward (6.00)
     
    1-3 Cross/step left over right, step right to right side, step left beside right (twinkle step)
    4-6 Cross/step right over left, step left to left making a ¼ turn right, Step right back making a ½ turn right (3.00)
     
    1-3 Step left slightly forward, brush ball of right foot forward, brush ball of right foot across left
    4-6 Making a 1/8 turn left & step right forward, brush ball of left foot forward, brush ball of left foot across right (1.30)
     
    1-3 Step left forward, step right beside left making a ½ turn left, step left beside right completing ½ turn left (7.30)
    4-6 Step right back, step left beside right, step right beside left
     
    1-3 Step left forward, step right beside left making a ½ turn left, step left beside right completing ½ turn left
    4-6 Step right back, step left beside right, step right beside left (1.30)
     
    1-3 Cross/step left over right, step right to right side, step weight onto left foot (twinkle step)
    4-6 Cross/step right over left, step left to left side making a 3/8 turn right, take weight onto right completing turn (6.00)
     
    1-3 Step left slight forward, make a full turn right on left foot swinging right around, step onto right after turn
    4-6 Step left slight forward, make a full turn right on left foot swinging right around, step onto right after turn
     

    Restart:

    ** Restart here on walls 3 & 7.

     

    To finish the dance at the end of the song, repeat the very last 3 counts again.

     
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  • Stitch It Up


    Stitch It Up


    Count:  64

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner / Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Robbie McGowan Hickie

    Music:  Elvis Medley by The Dean Brothers


    Weave Right, Hold, Rock Step

    1-2 Step right to right side, cross left behind
    3-4 Step right to right side, cross left in front of right
    5-6 Step right to right side, hold one count
    7-8 Step back on left, rock weight forward onto right
     

    Weave Left, Hold, Rock Step

    1-2 Step left to left side, cross right behind left
    3-4 Step left to left side, cross right in front of left
    5-6 Step left to left side, hold one count
    7-8 Step back on right, rock weight forward onto left
     

    Toe Touches, Heel Hook, Lock Step-Hold

    1-2 Touch right toe to right side, touch right toe next to left
    3-4 Touch right heel forward, hook right heel across left foot
    5-6 Step forward on right, lock left behind right
    7-8 Step forward on right, hold one count
     

    Toe Touches, Heel Hook, Lock Step-Hold

    1-8 Repeat counts 17-24 starting with left foot
     

    Rock Step, Back-Hold, Lock Step Back-Hold

    1-2 Step forward on right, rock weight back onto left
    3-4 Step back on right, hold one count
    5-6 Step back on left, lock right across left
    7-8 Step back on left, hold one count
     

    Swing/Sweep Back X3, Dip Down And Up

    1-2 Swing/sweep right out from front to back, step right behind left
    3-4 Swing/sweep left out from front to back, step left behind right
    5-6 Swing/sweep right out from front to back, step right behind left
    7-8 Bend knees and dip down, stand upright (weight on right)
     

    Lock Step, Step-Hold, Rock ¼ Turn, Step-Hold

    1-2 Step forward on left, lock right behind left
    3-4 Sep forward on left, hold one count
    5-6 Step right to right side, rock weight onto left turning ¼ left
    7-8 Step forward on right, hold one count
     

    Step-½ Turn, Step-Hold, Toe Touches

    1-2 Step forward on left, pivot ½ turn right
    3-4 Step forward on left, hold one count
    5-6 Touch right toe to right side, touch right toe next to left
    7-8 Touch right toe to right side, touch right toe next to left
     
    Repeat
     
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  • Spotlight


    Spotlight


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate West Coast

    Choreographer:  Dee Musk (UK) October 2008

    Music:  ‘Spotlight’ – Jennifer Hudson. – CD Single. Or Jennifer Hudson Album.


    Intro: 32 count intro. (approx 17 secs). approx 108 bpm.
     

    Walk, Walk, Anchor Step, L Full Turn, L Sailor Step.

    1,2 Walk forward R, L.
    3&4 Step right behind left and rock back, recover weight to left, rock back on right.
    5,6 Turning back make a ½ turn L stepping forward on L, make a ½ turn L stepping back on R.
    7&8 Cross step L behind R, step R to R side, step L to L side. (12 o’clock).
     

    Back Rock Touch, Back Rock Side Behind, ¼ Turn R, Step ½ Turn R, Step Lock.

    1&2 Cross rock R behind L, recover weight to L, touch R to R side.
    3&4& Cross rock R behind L, recover weight to L, step R to R side, cross step L behind R.
    5 Make a ¼ turn R stepping forward on R.
    6,7 Step forward on L, make a ½ turn R (weight forward on R).
    8& Step forward on L, cross lock R behind L. (9 o’clock).
     

    Step Tap, Step Back ½ Turn L, Step ½ Turn R, Back Rock.

    1,2 Step forward on L, tap R behind L.
    3,4 Step back on R, make a ½ turn L stepping forward on L.
    5,6 Step forward on R, make a ½ turn R stepping back on L.
    7,8 Rock back on R, recover weight to L. (9 o’clock).
     

    Shuffles With Hip Bumps Forward Turning ½ Turn L X 2 , Step ½ Turn R, Back Together Step Lock.

    1&2 Shuffle forward turning ½ turn L stepping R,L,R. (Use Latin style hips while shuffling).
    3&4 Shuffle forward turning ½ turn L stepping L,R,L. (Use Latin style hips while shuffling).
    5,6 Step forward on R, make a ½ turn R stepping back on L.
    7&8& Step back on R, close L beside R, step forward on R, cross lock L behind R. (3 o’clock).
     
    Enjoy – Luv Dee xx
     
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  • Shamrock Soup

    Shamrock Soup


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Maggie Gallagher (October 2008)

    Music:  “Medley” by Sham Rock – CD: Single (available from iTunes)


    Intro : 40 counts of main beat (22 secs) (Total duration: 3m 33s) CCW rotation
     

    Tag: 8 count tag at the end of wall 9 (facing 9.00 wall): Last 8 counts of dance

     

    Right Crossing Shuffle, ¼, ½, Step, ½ Pivot Right, Left Scuff-Hitch-Stomp

    1&2 Cross right over left, Step left to left side, Cross right over left (12.00)
    3,4 ¼ turn right stepping back on left, ½ turn right stepping forward on right (9.00)
    5,6 Step forward on left, ½ pivot turn right (3.00)
    7&8 Scuff left forward, Hitch left knee, Stomp left next to right
     

    Toe-Heel-Crosses (Moving Side Right), Side Switches, Left Sailor

    1&2 Touch right toe next to left, Small step side right, Tap left heel over right
    &3&4 Step left next to right, Touch right toe next to left, Small step side right, Tap left heel over right
    &5 Step left next to right, Point right to right side
    &6 Step right beside left, Point left to left side
    7&8 Cross left behind right, Step right to right side, Step left to left side
     

    Rock, Recover, Right Coaster, Step, ½ Pivot, Left Shuffle Fwd

    1,2 Rock forward onto right, Recover onto left
    3&4 Step back on right, Step left beside right, Step forward on right
    5,6 Step forward on left, ½ pivot turn right (9.00)
    7&8 Step forward on left, Step right beside left, Step forward on left
     

    ** Cross Rock, Recover, Right Chasse, Rock, Recover, Left Chasse

    1,2 Cross rock right over left, Recover onto left
    3&4 Step right to right side, Step left beside right, Step right to right side
    5,6 Cross rock left over right, Recover onto right
    7&8 Step left to left side, Step right beside left, Step left to left side (9.00)
     
    Repeat from beginning of dance
     

    ** Tag: At the end of wall 9 – repeat the last 8 counts of the dance (facing 9.00 wall)

     
    Dedicated to my second son Gerard Padraig Gallagher
     
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  • Sweet Baby


    Sweet Baby


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Ultra Beginner Two Step

    Choreographer:  Jenifer Wolf

    Music:  Baby (You’ve Got What It Takes) by Van Morrison & Linda Gail Lewis. CD: You Win Again (125 bpm)


    Intro: 16 counts.
     

    A

    Four Heel Struts Forward

    1-2 Place R. Heel forward, Bring R. Toe down
    3-4 Place L. Heel forward, Bring L. Toe down
    5-6 Place R. Heel forward, Bring R. Toe down
    7-8 Place L. Heel forward, Bring L. Toe down
     

    B

    Step Back X3, Touch, Step, Touch, Step Touch

    1-2 Step R. Back, Step L. Back
    3-4 Step R. Back, Touch L. Beside R.
    5-6 Step L. To L. Side, Touch R. Beside L.
    7-8 Step R. To R. Side, Touch L. Beside R.
     

    C

    Vine L., Brush, Vine R., Brush

    1-2 Step L. To L. Side, Cross R. Behind L.
    3-4 Step L. To L. Side, Brush R. Beside L.
    5-6 Step R. To R. Side, Cross L. Behind R.
    7-8 Step R. To R. Side, Brush L. Beside R.
     

    D

    Vine L. ¼ Turn, Step, Touch, Step Touch

    1-2 Step L. To L. Side, Cross R. Behind L.
    3-4 Turn ¼ L. Onto L., Brush R. Beside L.
    5-6 Step R. Side onto R., Touch L. Beside R.
    7-8 Step L. To L. Side, Touch R. Beside L.
     
    Start again
     
    This line dance was published in Line Dancer Magazine UK, May issue, 2005
    This step description may not be altered in any way without the permission of the choreographer.
    All rights reserved.