ONE IN A MILLION

TYPE:

32 Count - 4 Wall line dance

RATING:

Intermediate/Advanced Cha-Cha

CHOREOGRAPHER:

Mark Cosenza
Homepage: http://countryedge.com

MUSIC:

Choreographed Music: One In A Million By Bosson
Album: Miss Congeniality Soundtrack BPM 120
Practice Music: Written On My Heart by Plus One

NOTE:

This dance contains special phasing for a 36 count break in the choreographed music as described below, but don't let it scare you. This is meant to be an easy fun break that coincides with the music.

(1-7) Step Touch Step, Rock & Cross, Touch and Pivot
1-2 Step Forward L, Touch R Toe inward towards left foot
3   Pivot 1/4 R as you step down on R
4&5 Rock L side L, Recover on R, Cross L over R
6   Touch R side R
7   Pivoting on both feet (with weight shifting to the right), turn 1/2 R
    (You should be in a crossed position)

(8-15) Rock & Cross, Touch & Cross, 360 Turn, Knee Roll 1/4 Pivot
8&1 Rock L side left, Recover R, Cross L over R
2-3 Touch R side R, Cross R over L
4&5 Pivot a full 360 degrees left pushing off the right and stepping L, R, L
6-7 Pivoting 1/4 to the R off of L foot, Hitch on R, Roll Right knee as you step down

(16-23) Cross Rock, Recover, Step Back & Kick, Step Back & Squat, Fwd Lock Steps
8&1 Cross Rock L over R, Recover on R, Step L Back and pop R knee forward
2   Kick out R foot
3   Step R behind L
&   Push Hips Forward
4   Push hips back and bend both knees forward into sitting position
&5& Push hips forward, Straighten legs, Step off left foot
6&7 Step R forward, Lock L behind L, Step R Forward

(24-32) Lock Steps Fwd, 1/2 Step Pivot, Slide Steps Fwd, Cross Behind Steps Fwd
8&1 Step L forward, Lock R behind R, Step L forward
2-3 Step R forward, pivot 1/2 turn to the L and shift weight to L
4   Slide R forward diagonal R (ski step)
5   Slide L forward diagonal L (ski step)
6   Cross R behind L (stepping on ball of R foot) slightly bending down on knees for style effect
&7  Step Forward L, Step R forward
8   Cross L behind R (stepping on ball of L foot) slightly bending down on knees for style effect
&   Step Forward R

Note: On the modified sailor steps (6-8) keep left hand out to side at shoulder height and right hand across the sternum (as if you were dancing with a partner pressed against you) - execute with Cuban Motion.

Begin Again.....

Music Break:

Following the 7th Pattern, there is a distinct 36 count break in the choreographed music. You will have ample warning that the break is coming as during the last 32 counts prior to the break, the music beat is noticeably lighter.

1   Step down on L and point L hand forward pointing down (palm down)
2-4 Hold
5   Step down 1/2 to the R on R foot (now should be facing 1st wall) & place R hand forward pointing down (palm down)
6-8 Hold

1   Step down on L and point L hand forward pointing down (palm down)
2-4 Hold
5-7 Slowly raise L Hand

8&1 Hitch R and step down on R
Hand Movements (Counts 8&1): Move R hand up (8) and down (1) in the shape of a question mark snapping up at the top (&), on count 1 Point L Hand side L
2-4 Hold
5   Step forward diagonal right on L and point L hand diagonal forward
6-8 Hold

1-2 Turning 1/2 R, Step down on R and point R hand forward, hold
3-4 Turning 1/4 R, Step down on L and point L hand forward, hold
5   Turning 1/4 R, Step R forward and point R hand forward pointing down (palm down)
6-8 Hold

1   Step L next to R
2-4 Hold
Hand Movements (Counts 1-4): Flip both hands down and around so palms are facing up and slowly raise hands

Begin dance again from Count 1

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