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For Me Lately

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Jonno Liberman (USA) - November 2018
What Have You Done for Me Lately - Janet Jackson : (Album: Janet Number Ones)
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Dance begins after 32 counts

[1-8] Touch, Look, Side, Weave, 1/4, 1/2, 1/4, Together (12:00)
1, 2, 3Touch R behind L as you look left, Turn head to look front, Step R to right
4&5Cross L behind R, Step R to right, Cross L over R
6, 7Turn 1/4 left as you step R back (9:00), Turn 1/2 left as you step L forward (3:00)
&8Turn 1/4 left as you step R to right (12:00), Step L next to R

[9-17] 80’s Cross-Side-Cross, 1/4 Triple, Hitch, Slide, Back, 1/2, Step (3:00)
1, 2, 3Cross R over L, Step L to left, Cross R over L
Styling: Your toes should point toward each other for counts 1-2-3. If this is uncomfortable, you’re welcome to add your own styling, such as alternating shoulder pops, etc., in place of the knee styling.
4&5Turn 1/4 left as you step L forward, Step R next to L, Step L forward (9:00)
6, 7Hitch R, Step R back as you slide L toward R
8&1Step L back, Turn 1/2 right as you step R forward (3:00), Step L forward

[18-25] Kick, Out, Out, Knee Twist, Shoulder Pop x3, Sailor (3:00)
2&3Kick R, Step R out to right, Step L out to L
4Twist R knee in to center and drop L shoulder down as you sharply look to left
If the knee twist is uncomfortable you can substitute with a slight pop forward or choose to only do the shoulder styling.
5, 6, 7(just before each count, shrug both shoulders up keeping L lower than R) Drop both shoulders down on counts 5, 6, and 7, still keeping L lower than R. Shift weight onto R by count 7
&5&6&7Alternate raising one shoulder and dropping the other. Shift weight onto R by count 7
8&1Step L behind R, Step R to right, Step L to left as you touch your left hand (finger tips) to your forehead, extend R hand up and out to right with hand turned up as if to say “stop”)

[26-32] Together, Side, Touch, Side w/Body Roll, Touch, Side w/Body Roll, Kick, Hitch (3:00)
2, 3Step R next to L (keep R arm extended and let hand drop down as if waiting for hand to be kissed), Step L to left (keep R arm extended and raise hand up as if to say “stop”)
4, 5Touch R next to L (clap hands together), Roll body right as you step R to right
6, 7Touch L next to R, Roll body left as you step L to left
8&Kick R to right, Hitch R keeping knee turned out to right

NOTES: You can begin to fade out the music after the 10th repetition as the song is rather long and there is currently no shorter edit on iTunes.
And remember - This dance is based on the dance trends of the 80’s, specifically Janet Jackson. Go to town with the styling and have fun!



catman November 10, 2018
I'm intrigued, and look forward to seeing your demo . . . .

peter706 November 10, 2018
Nice demo.

Pismo November 10, 2018
Very cool--the demo is a big help and the dance is going on my teach list.

Stella Kim December 27, 2018
Very nice!!!It's so cool!!

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