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The Beatles - Back In The U.S.S.R.


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#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
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Back In The U.S.S.R by:
Beatles

Transcribed by:
Andre B.

Chords:
   A X 0 3 3 3 0   D(b) X 5 7 7 7 5   D/C#  x 4 0 2 3 2   E 0 2 2 1 0 0
   D X X 0 2 3 2     Eb X 6 8 8 8 6   D/C   x 3 0 2 3 2
   C 3 3 2 0 1 0   E(b) X 7 9 9 9 7   D/B   x 2 0 2 3 2

On the chords the (b) = barred

On the bridge part strum the chord 2x then mute 2x again then mute,
and what i mean by mute is take ur palm and lay across the strings,
that's why i labeled the chord more than once.

b = bend
~ = vibrato
\ = slide down

Intro:
|--------|
|-3b---3-|
|----7-7-|
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|

Verse:
 A                          D
Flew in from Miami Beach B. O. A. C.
 C                       D
Didn't get to bed last night
A                            D
On the way the paperback was on my knee
 C                      D
Man I had a dreadful flight

Chorus:
D
I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
|---------------------------|
|-------------------7-5-----|
|-7-5-----10-8------7-5-8-5-|
|-7-5-8-5-10-8-11-8-----8-5-|
|-----8-5------11-8---------|
|---------------------------|
          You don't 
          know how 
          lucky you are boy
                  A    D  Eb E
Back in the U.S.S.R.

Verse:
 A                          D
Been away so long I hardly knew the place
 C                         D
Gee it's good to be back home
  A                          D
Leave it till tomorrow to unpack my case
  C                    D
Honey disconnect the phone

Chorus:

D
I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
|---------------------------|
|-------------------7-5-----|
|-7-5-----10-8------7-5-8-5-|
|-7-5-8-5-10-8-11-8-----8-5-|
|-----8-5------11-8---------|
|---------------------------|
          You don't 
          know how 
          lucky you are boy
                  A
Back in the U.S.

Back in the U.S.
                  A
Back in the U.S.S.R.

Bridge:
         D       D            D		  D
Well the Ukraine girls really knock me out
       A       A          A
They leave the West behind
       D   D/C#          D/C       D/B
And Moscow girls make me sing and shout
       E                         D             A     
That Geogia's always on my mi mi mi mi mi mi mind [Oh come on!]

Solo:
|---------------------------------------|
|15----15----15----15----15-------------|
|17b19-17b19-17b19-17b19-17b19-19-19-19-|
|---------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------|

|----------------------------------------------------|
|----15b17-------------------------------------------|
|-17-------17-14-14~-17b19-17b19-17b19-17b19-19b-19b-|
|----------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|

|----------------------------|
|----15b17-------------------|
|-17------17-14-14-17p16p15\-|
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|

Chorus:
D
I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
|---------------------------|
|-------------------7-5-----|
|-7-5-----10-8------7-5-8-5-|
|-7-5-8-5-10-8-11-8-----8-5-|
|-----8-5------11-8---------|
|---------------------------|
          You don't 
          know how 
          lucky you are boy
                  A 
Back in the U.S.S.R.

Bridge:
            D
Well the Ukraine girls really knock me out
       A
They leave the West behind
       D   D/C#          D/C       D/B
And Moscow girls make me sing and shout
       E                         D             A     
That Geogia's always on my mi mi mi mi mi mi mind

Verse:
high e
|-171717171717171717171717171717171717171717171717171717171717-|
  Oh, show me 'round your snow-peaked mountains way down south
|-17171717171717171717171717-|
  Take me to your daddy's farm
|-17171717171717171717171717171717171717-|
  Let me hear your balalaikais ringing out
|-17171717171717171717171717171717-|
  Come and keep your comrade warm

Chorus:
D
I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
|---------------------------|
|-------------------7-5-----|
|-7-5-----10-8------7-5-8-5-|
|-7-5-8-5-10-8-11-8-----8-5-|
|-----8-5------11-8---------|
|---------------------------|
          You don't 
          know how 
          lucky you are boy
                  A    D  Eb E
Back in the U.S.S.R.

Ending:
|---------------------------------7-5-----7-5-8-5p0-0-|
|-------------------------7-5-----7-5-8-5-----8-5p0-3-|
|-----------------7-5-----7-5-8-5-----8-5-----------3-|
|---------7-5-----7-5-8-5-----8-5-------------------3-|
|-7-5-3-0-7-5-8-5-----8-5---------------------------0-|
|-7-5-3-0-----8-5-----------------------------------X-|

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