Bama-Shag
TYPE: 2 Wall Line DanceRATING: Advanced Beginner
COUNT:32STEPS:41
CHOREOGRAPHED BY: Gloria Johnson & Dusty (Miller) Johnson - Country Time Dance Lines
MUSIC:"Dancin', Shaggin' On The Boulevard" by Alabama (104 BPM)
"My Girl" by Alabama
"Hey Baby" by Alabama
NOTE: 

This dance was choreographed at the request of Sean Brennan from Country Club Enterprizes in Nashville on behalf of RCA Records and the group Alabama. The dance was designed to also work with "My Girl" and "Hey Baby" on the Alabama album "Dancin' On The Boulevard" as well. According to Country Weekly magazine, plans for this dance were dropped when the record label and the group decided to promote the Shag couples dance instead.

AS PUBLISHED IN:Country Weekly Magazine on April 14, 1998
VIDEO AVAILABLE:TEACH: DEMO: WITH MUSIC:
STEP DESCRIPTION:

FORWARD SHUFFLE, TRIPLE-STEP IN PLACE
1&2     Shuffle forward stepping on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
3&4     Triple-Step in place stepping on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

CROSS-ROCK, TRIPLE-STEP IN PLACE
5,6       Rock step RIGHT over Left; Step LEFT in place swinging Right back over Left
7&8     Triple-Step in place stepping on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
9,10     Rock-step LEFT over Right; Step RIGHT in place while swinging Left back over Right
11&12 Triple-step in place stepping on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

ROCKING 1/4 TURN
13,14   Rock step RIGHT to right side (weight to Right) pivoting 1/4 turn left on ball of RIGHT; Step LEFT in
           place
15,16   Rock step RIGHT foot to right side; Rock weight back onto LEFT foot

SHUFFLE, 1/2 TURN, SHUFFLE, SHUFFLE
17&18  Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
19,20   Step LEFT foot forward; Pivot 1/2 turn to the right
21&22  Shuffle forward on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
23&24  Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT

1/2 TURN, SHUFFLE, ROCKING 1/4 TURN
25,26   Step forward on LEFT foot; Pivot 1/2 turn to the right
27&28  Shuffle forward on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
29&30  Rock step RIGHT to right side (weight to Right ); Pivot 1/4 turn left on ball of RIGHT; Step LEFT in place
31,32   Rock step RIGHT foot to right side; Rock weight back onto LEFT foot

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES:   22 DEC 1995
Dance Copyright remains with choreographer named above. Step description layout Copyright 1994 - 2016 CrackerBilly LLC dba Country Time Dance Lines. Permission is given by Country Time Dance Lines to copy and teach as long as nothing is altered.
CHOREOGRAPHER CONTACT INFORMATION:
Gloria Johnson & Dusty (Miller) Johnson  (Updated 10 APR 2013)
Phone:(386)218-4228
Address:Country Time Dance Lines, 2403 Lake Tiny Road, Deltona, FL 32738  
Email: gloriaj@country-time.com 
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us