Back In The USA

Chuck Berry
Chords used in this song: A, D, G
A
D
G

Capo I

[Intro]
D

G                        D
Uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah...uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah..
A
Uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.
D
Whoa, yeah..whoa, yeah.


[Verse]
D
Oh, well, oh well, I feel so good today,

(uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
   G                                          D
we just touched ground on an international runway..

(uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
A                             G                          D
jet-propelled back home, from over the seas to the U. S. A.

(Whoa, yeah..whoa, yeah.)


[Verse]
D
New York, Los Angeles, oh, how I yearned for you.

(Ah, ha, ha, hoo-hah.)
G                                    D
Detroit, Chicago, Chattanooga, Baton Rouge..

(Ah, ha, ha, hoo-hah.)
    A                      G                    D
let alone just to be at my home back in ol' St. Lou.

(Hoo-Hah..hoo-hah.)


[Interlude]
D
Uh, huh, huh..yea, yeah...uh, huh, huh..yea, yeah..
         G                        D
Uh, huh, huh..yea, yeah..uh, huh, huh..yea, yeah.
         A                          D    A
Uh, huh, huh..yea, yea, yeah..yeah, yeah.


[Verse]
D
Did I miss the skyscrapers, did I miss the long freeway?

(uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
         G                                             D
From the coast of California to the shores of Delaware Bay.

(uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
        A                           G                     D
You can bet your life I did, till I got back to the U. S. A.

(Whoa, yeah..whoa, yeah.)


[Interlude]
 D
 G
(Uh, huh, huh..yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
 D
(Uh, huh, huh..yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
 A
(Uh, huh, huh..yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
 D
(Yea, yea, yea, yeah.)


[Verse]
D
Looking hard for a drive-in, searching for a corner cafe..

(Uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
      G                                            D
where hamburgers sizzle on an open grill night and day.

(Uh, huh, huh..oh, yeah.)
            A                     G                       D
Yeah, and a juke-box jumping with records like in the U.S.A.

(Whoa, yeah..whoa, yeah.)


[Verse]
D
Well, I'm so glad I'm livin' in the U.S.A.

(Yea, yea..a-yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
     G                                 D
Yes, I'm so glad I'm livin' in the U.S.A.

(Yea, yea..a-yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
A                         G                     D
Anything you want, we got right here in the U.S.A.

(Hoo-hah..hoo-hah.)


[Verse]
D
Well, I'm so glad I'm livin' in the U.S.A.

(Yea, yea..a-yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
     G                                 D
Yes, I'm so glad I'm livin' in the U.S.A.

(Yea, yea..a-yea, yea, yea, yeah.)
A                         G                     D
Anything you want, we got right here in the U.S.A.

(Hoo-hah..hoo-hah.)