SONG: Mexican Girl by Dean Brothers or Smokie.  Either version has the same timing.  ‘Smokie’ version available on Good Old Line Dance Music CD 20.  Further information from website below

CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, 4 Pebble Court, Torquay, Hervey Bay, 4655 Qld., Australia   Web Site:

DANCE: 36 counts,  2 walls120 bpm, Easy Int. Level , Start immediately on vocals  Choreo. Sept. 05

1 easy 4 count Tag and leave hip sways off 5 walls, Sounds hard but is easy as……...



                           Step Back Drag, Shuffle, Touch Unwind, Step Back Drag

1,2                            Big step back on R, Drag L to R

3&4                          Shuffle Back L,R,L

5,6                            Touch R back, Unwind 1/2 right keeping wt on L

7,8                            Big step back on R, Drag L to R


                                 Rock Return, Shuffle Fwd, Step Tap & Heel & Tap

9,10                          Rock/step back on L, Rock fwd on R

11&12                    Shuffle fwd L,R,L

13,14                        Step fwd on R, Tap L behind R

&15                          Step back on L, Touch R heel fwd

&16                          Step fwd on R, Tap L behind R


                                 Sway Hips Left Hold , Sway Hips Right Hold, Side Rock Return, Cross Shuffle

17,18                        Sway hips left, Hold

19&20                    Sway hips right, Hold

21,22                        Rock/step L to left, Rock/return wt sideways onto R

23&24                    Cross Shuffle right stepping L,R,L


                                 1/2 Left, Step Tap, Step Back Step Side, Step Tap

25,26                        Making 1/4 left step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L to left side

27,28                        Step R fwd and across L towards left diagonal, Tap L behind R

29,30                        Step back on L, Step R to right

31,32                        Step L fwd and across R towards right diagonal, Tap R behind L


                                 Step Back Step Side, Step Pivot 1/2

33,34                        Step back on R, Step L to left

35,36                        Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/2 left transferring wt to L (Be ready to step back!)


                                 *There is a tag after wall 2 . Please add the following 4 counts

1,2                            Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

3,4                            Step back on R, Step L beside R


                                 *Leave out the hip sways at count 17-20 

                                 on wall 4 AND on the final walls  9,10,11,12


                                 The Ending: You will be facing the back doing counts 13-16.

                                 Simply make a half turn left to face the front while executing steps 13-6


This is a great song and I’m sure that most people will like it.

It feels terrific to dance to.. Well it does for me anyhow..

See you on the floor sometime…..   Jan













Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie