Description: 32-Count, 4-Wall Line Dance, Upper Beginner Level.
This dance is in Sigma Press' "International Line Dance Favorites" and appeared on
Country Dance Line Magazine's list of "best line dances of all time". It was featured
twice on TNN's “Club Dance” TV show, once with instruction and once in performance.
Signature Song: "Little Miss Honky Tonk" by Brooks & Dunn (154 bpm)
Great Alternate Song: "C-O-U-N-T-R-Y" by Joe Diffie (130 bpm)
Slow funky fun: “Shoop” by Salt ‘n’ Pepa (100 bpm)
FOUR TOE SLIDES "INCHING" FORWARD: RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
1 Slide R toe/ball straight forward to about 6" forward of L toe
2 Lower R heel
3 Slide L toe/ball straight forward to about 6" forward of R toe
4 Lower L heel
5-8 Repeat 1-4
FOUR RIGHT HEEL TAPS, TURN 1/4 LEFT, FOUR LEFT HEEL TAPS
& Slide R toe/ball forward apprx. 6" lifting R heel
NOTE: Feet will remain in this off-set position from Counts 9 thru 20.
9-10-11-12 Keeping R toe/ball on the floor off-set forward: Tap R heel 4 times
& Turn 1/4 left on balls of both feet (facing 9:00)
13-14-15-16 Keeping L toe/ball on the floor off-set forward and with R heel down:
Tap L heel 4 times
2 "SCOOP TURNS": TURN 1/4 RIGHT, THEN TURN 1/4 LEFT
17-18 Take 2-counts to turn 1/4 right as follows: "Scoop" hips down-up while
turning 1/4 right on balls of both feet (end weight on L facing 12:00)
19-20 Take 2-counts to turn 1/4 left as follows: "Scoop" hips down-up while
turning 1/4 left on balls of both feet (end weight on R facing 9:00)
FORWARD, SLIDE TOGETHER, FORWARD, "HITCH BEHIND"
21 Step L forward
22 Slide/Step R forward to beside L
23 Step L forward
24 Raise R knee with R foot crossed behind L leg so that R shin contacts
the back of L knee while L knee bends forward
STEP R BACK, L TOE (or heel) FORWARD, STEP L FWD, TOUCH R TOE BACK
25 Step R back
26 Touch L toe tip slightly forward (Option: Touch L heel forward)
27 Step L forward
28 Touch R toe tip slightly back
BACK/HEEL, STEP L FORWARD, STEP R FORWARD, 1/2 PIVOT LEFT
&29 Step R back, Touch L heel forward
30 Step forward onto L
31 Step R toe/ball forward
32 Keeping both feet in place: Pivot Turn 1/2 left shifting weight forward onto L
End of pattern. Begin again...
Choreographer's Notes: When dancing to either of the first two song suggestions, here’s a fun option for
once in a while during the dance: Pretend you are strumming a guitar from counts 9 thru 20.
This step description was written Apr. 4, 2002 by the choreographer.
All of Bill Bader’s dances and videos can be found at www.billbader.com