Bang Bang
Count: 
64
Wall: 
2
Level: 
Intermediate
Choreographer: 
Rachael McEnaney & Simon Ward (May 2012)
Music: 
“Bang Bang” – Jody Bernal (Approx 131bpm)

Count In: 36 counts from start of track.
Notes: There is 1 restart on the 3rd wall: dance first 20 counts of the dance until samba step (1/4 turn instead), you will face 12.00 to restart

[1 – 8] R heel grind ¼ turn R, R coaster step, step L, ¼ pivot R, L cross shuffle
1 – 2  Heel grind – dig right heel forward and push into floor swivelling right toe all way to right taking weight on right (1), make ¼ turn right recovering weight back on to left (2) [3.00]
3 & 4  Step back on right (3), step left next to right (&), step forward on right (4) [3.00]
5, 6, 7 & 8  Step forward on left (5), pivot ¼ turn right (6), cross left over right (7), step right next to left (&), cross left over right (8) [6.00]

[9 – 16] 2x ¼ turns L, R cross shuffle, L side rock with ¼ turn R, full turn R
1 – 2  Make ¼ turn left stepping back on right (1), make ¼ turn left stepping left to left side (2), [12.00]
3 & 4  Cross right over left (3), step left next to right (&), cross right over left (4) [12.00]
5, 6, 7, 8  Rock left to left side (5), make ¼ turn right recovering weight onto right (6), [3.00]
7 - 8  Make ½ turn right stepping back on left (7), make ½ turn right stepping forward on right (8) easy option: walk forward left-right [3.00]

[17 – 24] Walk fwd LR, L bota fogo (samba step) with 1/8 turn L, rock fwd R, R shuffle back,
1, 2, 3 & 4  Step forward left (1), step forward right (2), cross left over right (3), rock right to right side (&), recover weight left making 1/8 turn left (4) [1.30]
RESTART On 3rd wall you will restart here – however instead of 1/8 turn left on count 4, MAKE ¼ TURN LEFT, face front to start again
5, 6, 7 & 8  Rock forward on right (5), recover weight left (6), step back on right (7), step left next to right (&), step back on right (8) [1.30]

[25 – 32] Rock back L, L shuffle fwd, 2 x pivot turns L with hip roll
1, 2, 3 & 4  Rock back on left (1), recover weight onto right (2), step forward on left (3), step right next to left (&), step forward on left (4) [1.30]
5, 6, 7, 8  Step forward on right (5), pivot 3/8 turn left end facing 9.00 (6), step forward on right (7), pivot ¼ turn left (8) Styling: roll hips on pivots [ 6.00]

[33 – 40] Cross R, hitch L, cross L, side R, behind L, point R, cross R, hitch L
1 – 2  Cross right over left (1), hitch left knee you swing body to right diagonal (styling: contract in as if being punched in stomach) (2) [6.00]
3, 4, 5, 6  Cross left over right (3), step right to right side (4), cross left behind right (5), point right toe out to right side (6) [6.00]
7 - 8  Cross right over left (7), hitch left knee as you swing body to right diagonal (styling: contract in as if being punched in stomach (8) [6.00]

[41 – 48] Cross L, ¼ turn L, L shuffle back, R backwards rocking chair,
1, 2, 3 & 4  Cross left over right (1), make ¼ turn left stepping back on right (2), step back on left (3), step right next to left (&), step back on left (4) [3.00]
5, 6, 7, 8  Rock back on right (5), recover weight onto left (6), rock forward on right (7), recover weight onto left (8) [3.00]

[49 – 56] ¼ turn R, touch L, ½ turn L, touch R, ½ turn R touch L, ½ turn L, kick R to side.
1 - 2  Make ¼ turn R stepping right to right side (1), touch left to left side (2), [6.00]
3 - 4  Make ¼ turn left stepping forward on left (3), make ¼ turn left touching right to right (4) [12.00]
5 - 6  Make ¼ turn right stepping forward on right (5), make ¼ turn right touching left to left side (6) [6.00]
7 - 8  Make ¼ turn left stepping forward on left (7), make ¼ turn left as you kick right foot out to right side (8) [12.00]

[57 – 64] Cross R, side L, cross behind R, ¼ turn L, step R, ¼ turn L, R kick ball change
1, 2, 3, 4  Cross right over left (1), step left to left side (2), cross right behind left (3), make ¼ turn left stepping forward on left (4) [9.00]
5, 6, 7 & 8  Step forward on right (5), pivot ¼ turn left (6), kick right foot forward (7), step in place on ball of right (&), step in place on left (8) [6.00]

START AGAIN – HAVE FUN

Rachael: www.dancejam.co.uk - Rachaeldance@me.com - Simon: bellychops@hotmail.com

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