Lookin' Out My Back Door

Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Intro: | Bb | Gm | Eb Bb | F Bb |

Bb                           Gm
Just got home from Illinois, lock the front door, oh boy!
Eb         Bb           F
Got to sit down, take a rest on the porch
 Bb                  Gm
Imagination sets in, pretty soon I'm singing
Eb        Bb           F           Bb
Doo, doo, doo, lookin' out my back door

          Bb                        Gm
There's a giant doing cartwheels, a statue wearing high heels
Eb              Bb              F
Look at all the happy creatures dancing on the lawn
  Bb                Gm
A dinosaur Victrola listening to Buck Owens
Eb        Bb           F           Bb
Doo, doo, doo, lookin' out my back door

F                             Eb             Bb
Tambourines and elephants are playing in the band
                      Gm            F
Won't you take a ride on the flying spoon?
  Bb                     Gm
A wondrous apparition provided by magician
Eb        Bb          F           Bb
Doo, doo, doo lookin' out my back door

Guitar solo: | Bb | Gm | Eb Bb | F |
             | Bb | Gm | Eb Bb | F Bb |

F                             Eb             Bb
Tambourines and elephants are playing in the band
                      Gm            F
Won't you take a ride on the flying spoon?
Bb                    Gm
Bother me tomorrow, today I'll buy no sorrows
Eb        Bb          F           Bb
Doo, doo, doo, lookin' out my back door

Instrumental: | Bb | Bb A Ab | G | F C | C Am | G |

C                          Am
Forward troubles Illinois, lock the front door, oh boy
F               C               G
Look at all the happy creatures dancing on the lawn
C                     Am
Bother me tomorrow, today I'll buy no sorrows
F         C            G           C
Doo, doo, doo, lookin' out my back door

| F C | G C | C |