Funk It Out!
Beginner - Funky Rhythm
Niels Poulsen (DK) - May 2017
Let it out (PREFERRED track!) by Charlie Wilson & Snoop Dog. Buy on Amazon, iTunes, etc
I Don't Need It by Jamie Foxx feat. Timbaland. Buy on Amazon, iTunes, etc
Undress rehearsal by Timeflies. Buy on Amazon, iTunes, etc
Kiss the sky by Jason Derulo. Buy on Amazon, iTunes, etc
Dynamite by Nause. Buy on Amazon, iTunes, etc
Intro: From the main beat there is a 16 count intro (16 secs. into music) using any of all the above-mentioned tracks. Start with weight on L foot
NOTE: NO TAGS – NO RESTARTS!!!
Extra note The intention of this dance has been to create a beginner floor-split to many of the intermediate and higher level funky dances out currently, like: ‘Don’t need it’ by myself. ‘Let it out’ by Rachael McEnaney White. ‘Main attraction’ by Joey, Jannie and Kirsten. ‘Kiss the sky’ by Neville and Julie. ‘Dy na mite’ by Dee Musk. Etc. etc.
[1 – 8] R cross point, side point, cross point, side step, Repeat with L
1 – 2Cross point R over L (1), point R to R side (2) 12:00
3 – 4Cross point R over L (3), step R to R side (4) 12:00
5 – 6Cross point L over R (5), point L to L side (6) 12:00
7 – 8Cross point L over R (7), step L to L side (8) 12:00
[9 – 16] Cross back, R chasse, cross back, L chassé ¼ L fwd
1 – 2Cross R over L (1), step back on L (2) 12:00
3&4Step R to R side (3), step L next to R (&), step R to R side (4) 12:00
5 – 6Cross L over R (5), step back on R (6) 12:00
7&8Step L to L side (7), step R next to L (&), turn ¼ L stepping fwd on L (8) 9:00
[17 – 24] R rock fwd, pony steps back R & L, R rock back
1 – 2Rock fwd on R (1), recover back on L (2) 9:00
3&4Step back on R popping L knee fwd (3), recover onto L again (&), step back on R popping L knee fwd (4) 9:00
5&6Step back on L popping R knee fwd (5), recover onto R again (&), step back on L popping R knee fwd (6) 9:00
7 – 8Rock back on R (7), recover fwd to L (8) 9:00
[25 – 32] Point R to R diagonal, step together, Repeat with L, R & L kick ball point
1 – 2Turn body to L diagonal pointing R to R diagonal (1), return body back to neutral stepping R next to L (2) 9:00
3 – 4Turn body to R diagonal pointing L to L diagonal (3), return body back to neutral stepping L next to R (4) 9:00
5&6Kick R fwd (5), step down on R (&), point L to L side (6) 9:00
7&8Kick L fwd (7), step down on L (&), point R to R side (8) 9:00
START AGAIN and… ENJOY!