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CAN’T STOP THE MUSIC
Count: Phrased. Wall: 2. Level: Beginner/Intermediate line dance
Choreographer: Linda Burgess
Music: Can't Stop The Music by The Village People [Best Of Village People]


Start dancing on lyrics
Sequence: AAB, AAB, AAB, B (finish on walks LEFT & hitch to front)

PART A
WALK, WALK, WALK, KICK/CLAP, BACK, BACK, BACK, TOUCH/DOUBLE CLAP

1-4     Step R forward, Step L forward, Step R forward, Kick L forward and clap
5-8     Step L back, Step R back, Step L back, Touch R beside L and double clap

EXTENDED VINE RIGHT, SCUFF
1-4     Step R to right, Step L behind R, Step R to right, Cross L over R
5-8     Step R to right, Step L behind R, Step R to right, Scuff L 45° to left

EXTENDED VINE LEFT, TOUCH
1-4     Step L to left, Step R behind L, Step L to left, Cross R over L
5-8     Step L to left, Step R behind L, Step L to left, Touch R beside L

STEP, PIVOT 1/4, STEP, PIVOT 1/4, ROCKING CHAIR
1-4     Step R forward, pivot ¼ left, Step R forward, Pivot ¼ left [6:00]
5-8     Rock R forward, Recover onto L, Rock R back, Recover onto L

PART B
Chorus. Danced to front on every "You Can't Stop The Music" lyrics
"V" STEP, SWAY HIPS RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

1-4     Step R 45° to right, Step L 45° to left, Step R back, Step L beside R [12:00]
5-8     Step R to right and sway hips right, left, right, left
          Push both hands forward, move right and left with hip sways

"V" STEP, SWAY HIPS RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
1-4     Step R 45° to right, Step L 45° to left, Step R back, Step L beside R [12:00]
5-8     Step R to right and sway hips right, left, right, left

1/4 RIGHT WALK, WALK, WALK, HITCH 1/2 LEFT, WALK, WALK, WALK, HITCH 1/4 RIGHT
1-4     Turn ¼ right step R forward, Step L forward, Step R forward, Turn ½ left hitch left
5-8     Step L forward, Step R forward, Step L forward, Turn ¼ right hitch right

ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER, TRIPLE, ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER, TRIPLE
1,2     Rock R forward, Recover onto L
3&4    Step R beside L, Step L beside R, Step R beside L
5,6     Rock L forward, Recover onto R
7&8    Step L beside R, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

1-32   Repeat counts 1-32 of part B again, so part B is 64 counts

Part B is only danced to the front. Part A is danced to front and then the back