TOLD YOU SO

Choreographer: Bill Larson

Song: ‘I Told You So’ by Keith Urban

Start on main vocals

4 Wall 48 Count Int. / Advanced

Perth, Western Australia

 

bill_larson@hotmail.com    -   www.hop.to/lonestar

PO Box 3128 Malaga DC.  Perth 6945  WA

 

Steps

Actual Footwork

Direction

Calling Suggestion

 

 

Section 1

1,2

3,4

5&6

&

7,8

 

Step Pivot, Rolling Turn, Shuffle fwd, & Step Unwind

Step R fwd, Pivot 1/2 turn L

Turning a full turn L, Step fwd R, L

Shuffle fwd: Stepping R L R

Step L fwd

Step R up behind L, Unwind a full turn R (6:00)

(weight R)

 

 

Turning L

 

Forward

 

Turning R

 

 

Pivot

Roll

Shuffle Fwd

Ball Step

Unwind

 

Section 2

1,2

3&4

5,6

&

7,8

 

Fwd Rock, Shuffle Back, Back Rock, & Back Rock

Step L fwd, Recover weight onto R

Shuffle backward, L R L

Step R back, Recover weight fwd onto L

Step R fwd with 1/4 L

Step L behind R, Recover weight onto R

 

 

On the Spot

Backwards

On the Spot

Fwd Turn

On the Spot

 

 

Fwd Rock

Shuffle Back

Back Rock

& Turn

Back Rock

 

Section 3

&1,2

&3,4

5,6

7&8

 

& Back Rock, & Back Unwind, Cross Rock, Shuffle

Step L to side, Step R behind L, Rock onto L

Step R to side, Step L behind R, Unwind 1/2 L

Cross R over L, Recover onto L

Shuffle to R side: Stepping R, L, R (9:00)

 

 

Left

Turning L

On the Spot

Right

 

 

& Back Rock

& Touch Unwind

Cross Rock

Shuffle Right

 

Section 4

1,2

3&4

5,6

7,8

 

Cross Rock, Shuffle Turn, Step Pivot, Walk Walk

Cross L over R, Recover onto R

Shuffe L to side with 1/4 turn L: Stepping L R L

Step R fwd, Pivot 1/2 turn L

Walk fwd R, L (12:00)

 

 

On the Spot

Left

Turning L

Forward

 

 

Cross Rock

Shuffle Turn

Step Pivot

Walk Walk

 

Section 5

1&

2&

3,4

&

5&

6&

7

&8

Styling note:

 

Kick R & L & Double R & Kick L & R & Double L

Kick R across in front of L (Clap), Step R beside L

Kick L across in front of R (Clap), Step L beside R

Hold, Kick R across in front of L (Double Clap &4)

Step R to side (feet slightly apart)

Kick L across in front of R (Clap), Step L beside R

Kick R across in front of L (Clap), Step R beside L

Hold

Double Kick L across in front of R (Double Clap)

Kicks are low with toes almost touching the floor

 

 

On the Spot

 

 

 

Kick R &

L &

R, R

&

L &

R &

Hold

L, L

 

Section 6

&1,2

&3,4

&

5,6

7,8

 

& Cross Rock & Cross R & Step Pivot Walk Walk

Step L to side, Cross R over L, Rock weight onto L

Step R to side, Cross L over R, Rock weight onto R

Step L to side with 1/4 turn L (9:00)

Step R fwd, Pivot 1/2 turn L

Walk fwd on R, L (3:00)

 

 

On the Spot

 

Turning Left

 

Forward

 

 

& Cross Rock

& Cross Rock

&

Step Pivot

Walk Walk

 

Styling Substitution:

&1

2,3,4

 

 

Tag: (12 counts & )

 

 

On Wall 3, (facing 6:00) Section 1 - Substitute the first 4 counts with…

Jump fwd, R to side, L to side (feet slightly apart, weight on L)

Hold for 3 three counts while jabbing / pointing R index finger (for each count) fwd at shoulder height  (“told you so”)  from 12:00 in an arc to 3:00, then continue dance from count 5 (shuffle fwd) and onward

 

After Wall 4, (facing 6:00) Dance Section 5, then counts &1 - 4& in Section 6, restarting the dance on the pivot turn.

 

Have fun…  J  

Dedicated to my students past and present who continue to be a motivating and positive force in my dancing and choreography.