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AMAME
Count: 64. Wall: 4. Level: Easy Intermediate
Choreographer: Robbie McGowan Hickie (UK) Sept 08
Music: Amame by Belle Perez (CD: Gipsy [126bpm])
Alt. Music: Travelin’ Man by John Dean (124 bpm, 16 Count intro) CD: One For The Road


INTRO: 32 count

BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, SWEEP, CROSS, SIDE, BEHIND, SWEEP
1-3    Cross R behind L, Step L to left, Cross R over L
4       Sweep L out and around from back to front
5-7    Cross L over R, Step R to right, Cross L behind R
8       Sweep R out and around from front to back

ROCK BACK, RECOVER, CHASSE RIGHT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, 1/4 RIGHT, 1/4 RIGHT
1,2    Rock R back behind L, Recover onto L
3&4   Step R to right, Step L beside R, Step R to right
5,6    Rock L back L R, Recover onto R
7,8    Turn ¼ right step L back, Turn ¼ right step R to right

STEP, LOCK, STEP, LOCK, STEP, ROCKING CHAIR
1,2    Step L forward, Lock R behind L [6:00]
3&4   Step L forward, Lock R behind L, Step L forward
5-8    Rock R forward, Recover onto L, Rock R back, Recover onto L
Note: Push hips Forward and Back on Counts 5 – 8 above

STEP, PIVOT 1/2, FULL TURN LEFT, ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER, COASTER CROSS
1,2    Step R forward, Pivot ½ left
3,4    Turn ½ left step R back, Turn ½ left step L forward
5,6    Rock R forward, Recver onto L
7&8   Step R back, Step L beside R, Cross R over L [12:00]
Option: Counts 3–4 above … Walk, Walk

SIDE, DRAG, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, SIDE, TOGETHER, CHASSE 1/4
1,2    Long step L to left, Drag/Slide R towards L (Weight on L)
3,4    Rock R over L, Recover onto L
5,6    Step R to right, Step L beside R (Use Cuban Hip)
7&8   Step R to right, Step L beside R, Turn ¼ right step R forward

CROSS, BACK, SWAY LEFT, TOUCH, SWAY RIGHT, TOUCH, CHASSE LEFT
1,2    Cross L over R, Step R back
3,4    Step L to left sway hips left, Touch R beside L
5,6    Step R to right sway hips right, Touch L beside R
7&8   Step L to left, Step R beside L, Step L to left [3:00]

CROSS, UNWIND FULL TURN, ROCK LEFT, RECOVER, CROSS, SIDE, CROSS SHUFFLE
1,2    Cross R over L, Unwind full turn left (Weight on R)
3,4    Rock L to Left, Recover onto R
5,6    Cross L over R, Small step R to right
7&8   Cross L over R, Small step R to right, Cross L over R

SIDE, DRAG, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, STEP, PIVOT 1/2, 1/2 RIGHT, SWEEP
1,2    Long step R to right, Drag/Slide L towards R (Weight on R)
3,4    Rock L back, Recover onto R
5,6    Step L forward, Pivot ½ right
7,8    Turn ½ right step L back, Sweep R out and around from front to back
Option: Counts 5–7 above … Rock L forward, Recover onto R, Step L back

64     REPEAT