Because Of You

Count:
32
Wall:
2
Level:
beginner/intermediate nightclub
Choreographer:
Larry Schmidt (USA)
Music:
Because of You - Kelly Clarkson
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SWAY LEFT, SWAY RIGHT, SWAY LEFT, LONG STEP RIGHT, ROCK-REPLACE-SIDE, BEHIND- TURN-SIDE
1-2-3-4Step left foot left swaying left, sway right, sway left, long step right side dragging left, (dip shoulders in direction of sways)
5&6Rock left behind right, replace weight to right, long step left dragging right
7&8Step right behind left, step forward left turning ¼ left, long step side right turning ¼ left

ROCK-REPLACE-SIDE, BEHIND-TURN-SIDE, ¼ TURNING COASTER, PRESS/DIP-REPLACE
1&2Rock left behind right, replace weight to right, long step left side dragging right
3&4Step right behind left, step forward let turning ¼ left, step side right turning ¼ left,
5&6Step back left turning ¼ left, step right beside left, step left forward
7-8Press right foot forward (right knee bent -foot angled right), recover weight back on left

½ TURNING RIGHT SHUFFLE, STEP-PIVOT-STEP, FULL TURN LEFT, PRESS/DIP-REPLACE
1&2½ turn right and step forward with right foot, step left next to right, step right foot forward
3&4Step left foot forward, pivot ½ right, weighting right, step left foot forward prepping for left turn
5&6Full turn left, right, left, right
7-8Press left foot forward (left knee bent - foot angled left), recover weight back on right

¼ LEFT SIDE SHUFFLE, CROSS PRESS/DIP, SHUFFLE RIGHT, SWAY,SWAY
1&2Turning ¼ left step left, step right next to left, step left to the left
3-4Step and press right foot across in front of left (right knee bent), recover weight to left
5&6Step right foot to right, step left beside right, step right foot to the right side
7-8Step left foot left swaying left, replace weight to right swaying right

REPEAT

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On wall #1 and #3

33-34Step left behind right, step right foot to right
Then restart at the beginning of the dance

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On wall #5

33-36Step left behind right, step right foot to right, step left behind right, step right foot to the right
Then restart at the beginning of the dance