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Typed out by Fritz Mayr/Guitar Player from Silent Cry
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                 BACKDOOR LOVE AFFAIR (ZZ TOP)
       (Words+Music by Billy Gibbons,Dusty Hill,Frank Beard)


 Intro/Main Riff
 A5                                                        etc....
E---------------------I-----------------I---------------------I
B---------------------I-----------------I---------------------I
G-----5-------5---7-7-I-------------5-7-I-5-------------------I
D-7-7-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-I-5-7-7-7-7-7-5-7-I-5-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-5-I
A-0-0---0-0-0---0-----I-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-I---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-I
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         A5
1.Verse: Got to have you baby, even
         D5                           A5
         dont you say that you dont care
         A5
         got to have you baby, even
         D5                           A5
         dont you say that you dont care
         E5
         anyway you want it baby ill settle for a backdoor love
         A5
         affair
         A5
2.Verse: i call you on the telephone
         D5                            A5
         the party says that you aint there
         A5
         i call you on the telephone
         D5                            A5
         the party says that you aint there
         E5
         when a man asked whos callin, i said just tell em
         E5                   A5
         its a backdoor love affair

Guitar Solo: D5 I D5 I A5 I A5 I D5 I D5 I E5 I D5 I
         A5
3.Verse: got to have you baby
         D5                           A5
         dont you say that you dont care
         A5
         got to have you baby
         D5                           A5
         dont you say that you dont care
         E5
         any way you want it baby ill settle for a backdoor love 
         A5
         affair

End Guitar Solo: A5 D5 A7 D5 I A5 I A5 D5 A7 D5 I A5 I 
                 (repeat til fade out)