BACK IN THE U.S.S.R.
written by Paul McCartney


Intro: E7

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

A
I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
C D
You don't know how lucky you are boy
A D D# E
Back in the U.S.S.R.


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

I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
You don't know how lucky you are boy

D
Back in the U.S.

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

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
E7 D7 A D D# E
That Geogia's always on my mi mi mi mi mi mi mi mind


I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
You don't know how lucky you are boy
Back in the U.S.S.R.

Well the Ukraine girls really knock me out
They leave the West behind
And Moscow girls make me sing and shout
That Geogia's always on my mi mi mi mi mi mi mi mind

Oh, show me 'round your snow-peaked mountains way down south
Take me to your daddy's farm
Let me hear your balalaikais ringing out
Come and keep your comrade warm

I'm back in the U.S.S.R.
You don't know how lucky you are boy
Back in the U.S.S.R.