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Slow Dancing Music   ( 60-70 BPM )

Turn on your computer speakers and you can practice dancing to the following songs !!
Slow Dancing Music:  Slow romantic Latin, pop, or country music, 4/4 time signature, four beats per measure

#BPMIntroSlow Dancing: Pop Songs      |  Country Songs |  Oldies Songs |  Main Menu
1.67Incomplete by Backstreet Boys
2.61My One True Friend by Bette Midler
3.65When the Children Cry by White Lion
4.63Search Is Over by Survivor
5.64One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey Boyz 2 Men
6.6310Love of a Lifetime by Firehouse
7.66Here We Go Again by Ray Charles and Norah Jones
8.68Vuelve by Ricky Martin
9.68Can't Help Falling in Love by Chris Isaak
10.63No Importa La Distancia by Ricky Martin
11.63When you Came Into my Life by Scorpions
12.72Llegar A Ti by Jaci Velasquez
13.63All Or Nothing by O-Town
14.66Still by Brian McKnight
15.59Ka Uluwehi O Ke Kai by Hapa
16.65You & I by One Direction
17.58Give Me Love by Ed Sheeran
18.64Dynasty by MIIA
19.60Adore You by Miley Cyrus
20.68When I See You Smile by Bad English
21.63Perfect by Ed Sheeran
22.67I See You by Leona Lewis (Avatar)
23.68Oh Girl by Paul Young
24.63Writing's On The Wall by Sam Smith
25.71Back To December by Taylor Swift
26.64All My Life by K-Ci & JoJo
27.60You Are Not Alone Michael Jackson
28.62Can You Feel the Love Tonight by Elton John
29.59Gravity by Coldplay
30.60Behind Blue Eyes by Limp Bizkit
31.66When You Love A Woman by Journey
32.67Everything I Do by Bryan Adams
33.74Faithfully by Journey
34.70With Arms Wide Open by Creed
35.73Groovy Kind of Love by Phil Collins
36.705Heaven by Bryan Adams
37.69After All by Cher & Peter Cetera
38.62Hero by Mariah Carey
39.70I Finally Found Someone by Bryan Adams and Barbara Streisand
40.72She's Got A Way by Billy Joel
41.67Suddenly by Billy Ocean
42.76The One by Elton John
43.72Through The Eyes of Love by Melissa Manchester (Theme From Ice Castles)
44.76All I Ask Of You by Michael Crawford
45.83Can't Believe It by Mark Anthony
46.70Every Little Thing That You Do by Lonestar
47.74I Fall All Over Again by Dan Hill
48.67I Never Knew Love by Doug Stone
49.6945I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston
50.70Masterpiece by Atlantic Starr
51.79Now and Forever by Richard Marx
52.70Power of Love by Celine Dion
53.6530Don't Know Much by Aaron Neville & Linda Ronstadt
54.68So In Love With You by UNV
55.69That's All by Kathie Lee Gifford
56.53What's a Woman by Vaya Con Dios
57.7020When I Fall in Love by Celine Dion with Clive Griffin
58.76Your Love Amazes Me by John Berry
59.Against All Odds by Westlife & Mariah Carey
60.58Evergreen by Barbra Streisand (A Star is Born)
6170From a Distance by Bette Midler
62.70I Need You Now by Firehouse
63.6431I Turn To You by Christina Aguilera
64.66Always by Atlantic Star
65.62Never Had a Dream Come True by S Club 7
66.40One More Try by George Micheals
67.81Somewhere Out There by Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram
68.68Tell it Like it Is by Billy Joe Royal
69.66Thank You for Loving Me by Bon Jovi
70.70The Way We Were (Memories) by Barbra Streisand
71.Touch Me in the Morning by Diana Ross & the Supremes
72.57We're Not Making Love No More by Dru Hill
73.62Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion
74.63You Don't Bring Me Flowers by Barbara Streisand & Neil Diamond
7563You Needed Me by Anne Murray
76.60Spanish Guitar by Tony Braxton
77.Here We Go Again by Ray Charles and Norah Jones
78.77Here And Now by Luther Vandross
#BPMIntroSlow Dancing: Country Songs      |  Pop Songs |  Oldies Songs |  Main Menu
1.72All I Need To Know by Kenny Chesney
2.66I Cross My Heart by George Straight
3.63In This Life by Collin Raye
#BPMIntroSlow Dancing: Oldies Songs      |  Pop Songs |  Country Songs |  Main Menu
1.60At Last by Gene Watson
2.81Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton
3.71Crazy by Patsy Cline
4.75Donna by Los Lobos
5.7214Doo Wopp Doo Wah by the Tokens
6.75Earth Angel by The Penguins
7.70Have You Seen Her by the The Chi-Lites
8.74Hay Paula, Hay Paul
9.69I'm Sorry by Brenda Lee
10.69Puppy Love by Paul Anka
11.73Put Your Head On My Shoulder by Paul Anka
12.74Sixteen Candles by Johnny Maestro
13.64Sleepwalker by Johnny and Santo
14.57Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by The Platters
16.72There's a moon out tonight by The Capris
17.58To Know Him is to Love Him by the Teddy Bears
18.66Unchained Melody by Righteous Brothers
19.64When a Man Loves a Woman by Otis Redding
20.88Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis
21.Will you still love me tomorrow by Carol King
22.69You Are My Special Angel by the Vogues
23.69You Belong to Me by Jo Stafford
24.85Your Cheatin' Heart by Patsy Cline
25.56Love How You Love Me by Paris Sisters
26.74Sixteen Reasons by Connie Stevens
27.58Till by the Angels
28.73Where The Boys Are by Connie Francis
29.93You've Lost That Loving Feeling by Righteous Brothers (Top Gun)
30.Twilight Time by the Platters
31.71Speak Softly Love by Bobby Vinton (Love Theme From 'The Godfather')
Nightclub Two-Step Music (can be used for Slow Dancing)
Wedding Nightclub Two-Step and Slow Dancing Music
Suggest a song for Slow Dance!

Slow Dance Patterns

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Slow dancing has a gentle side to side sway that continues throughout much of the dance.  Don't bring your feet together, but instead keep them apart so you can maintain the gentle side to side sway.  Take one step for each beat.

Slow Dancing Basic
  • Slow dancing basic is a gentle side to side sway.  You can turn gradually to the left or to the right.
Pivot Step Turning Right
Rope spin
Slow Dancing: Patterns Adapted from Foxtrot

Many Foxtrot and TwoStep patterns work wonderfully for slow dance when done with even-count steps and when each pattern is bridged (don't bring your feet together after each pattern).  You might think of this as the "walking foxtrot".

Right rock turn
  • Step to left, Rock forward rightR1 (Lock right leg and rotate to the right) lock right turn right, forward tap back tap,
promenade (2 count patterns)
  • promenade
  • underarm turn
Forward and Back Turning Outside Partner
Rock Replace Cross Through
Free Spins
Slow Dancing: Patterns Adapted from Waltz

Waltz patterns work wonderfully for slow dance when they are bridged (don't bring your feet together after each measure).  You might think of this as the "walking waltz".

Triple Twinkles (all are 10-count patterns)
  • wrap-around twinkle
  • zig zag twinkle
  • handshake twinkle
  • twinkle (with underarm turn on counts 5 & 6)
  • triple whisk
  • back twinkle
  • back twinkle with separation and reconnect
  • twinkle with rock turn to the right
  • open left turn and twinkle
Spiral 10-count patterns
  • spiral
  • spiral with twinkle ending
Fallaway Travelor
Slow Dancing: Patterns Adapted from Tango

Many American Tango and Argentine Tango patterns work wonderfully for slow dance when done with even-count steps and when each pattern is bridged (don't bring your feet together after each pattern)

Cortes and Oversways Promenade Run (grapevine)
  • grapevine straight: man can walk straight while lady grapevines, or man can grapevine with the lady as she grapevines, or man can step in front 2 times and alter the foot sequence of the walking grapevine.
  • grapevine turning (Argentine tango)
  • grapevine with underarm turn

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