Islands In The Stream

Choreographed by Karen Jones

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, intermediate line dance
Music: Islands In The Stream by Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton

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SIDE, BACK ROCK, RECOVER, CHASSE RIGHT, CROSS, FULL TURN, CHASSE LEFT
1-3 Step left to side, cross/rock right behind left, recover to left
4&5 Chassé side right, left, right
6-7 Cross left over right, unwind a full turn right (weight to right)
8&1 Chassé side left, right, left

BACK ROCK, RECOVER, KICK BALL CROSS, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, RIGHT SAILOR STEP
2-3 Cross/rock right behind left, recover to left
4&5 Kick right diagonally forward, step right slightly back, cross left over right
6-7 Rock right to side, recover to left
8&1 Right sailor step

LEFT SAILOR WITH TURN ¼ LEFT, RIGHT FORWARD CHASSÉ, TURN ½ BACK TO RIGHT, HOLD, ROCK BACK, RECOVER FORWARD
2&3 Cross left behind right, turn ¼ left and step right to side, step left to side
4&5 Chassé forward right, left, right
6-7 Turn ½ right and step left back, hold
8-1 Rock right back, recover to left

PRISSY WALK RIGHT, LEFT, REVERSE SAILOR STEP, SYNCOPATED JAZZ BOX
2-3 Step right forward and across, step left forward and across
Alternative easier steps: just walk forward right left on balls of feet to enable the angling of the body
4&5 Cross right over left, step left to side, step right to side
Alternative easier steps: triple in place right, left, right
6-7 Cross left over right, step right back
&8 Step left back, cross right over left

REPEAT