Lonestar Bump
TYPE: 4 Wall Line DanceRATING: Intermediate
COUNT:32STEPS:38
CHOREOGRAPHED BY:Gloria Johnson
MUSIC: 112 BPM "No News" by Lonestar
SOURCE:BNA Records - Nashville, TN
AS PRINTED IN:

The Dance Card - Nashville, TN (October 15, 1995)
BonaFide Country News
magazine (February 1996)
Step By Step
magazine (March 1996)
NOTE: 

This dance was requested by John Rich (former Bass player for Lonestar, now part of the duo Big & Rich) and field tested by BNA Records. They were preparing to film a dance instruction video when Barry Amatto released the dance N.E.W.S. (apparently) without consulting either the record label or the Lonestar band.

STEP DESCRIPTION

SHUFFLE, SHUFFLE & TURN, SHUFFLE BACK, SHUFFLE BACK
1&2      Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
3&4      Shuffle forward on LEFT , RIGHT, LEFT turning 1/2 turn to the right 
5&6      Shuffle backward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
7&8      Shuffle backward on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

HALF PADDLE TURN
9,10     Touch RIGHT heel in front; Turn body to 10:00 o'clock and drop RIGHT toe down to the floor
11,12   Repeat steps 9 - 10 turning body to 8:00 o'clock
13,14   Repeat steps 9 - 10 again, turning body to 6:00 o'clock
15,16   Stomp RIGHT foot twice and clap hands at the same time

BRUSH TURNS
17,18  Brush RIGHT foot forward turning body 1/4 turn to the right; Step down on RIGHT foot
19,20  Brush LEFT foot forward and turn 1/2 turn to the left; Step down on LEFT foot

NO NEWS STRUT (Wag 1st finger of RIGHT hand in front of you as if you are telling someone "No NEWS!")
21,22   Step forward on RIGHT toe; Drop RIGHT heel to the floor
23,24   Step forward on LEFT toe; Drop LEFT heel to the floor

LONESTAR BUMPS
  &         Step RIGHT foot to 2 o'clock
25,26   Bump hips forward twice
27,28   Bump hips to the rear twice
  &         Step RIGHT foot to 5 o'clock
29,30   Bump hips to the rear twice
31,32   Bump hips forward twice

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES:   6 JUL 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  (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    OR  gloriaj@cfl.rr.com
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us  AND www.country-time.com