Doubleback (song)

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"Doubleback"
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Single by ZZ Top
from the album Recycler and Back to the Future Part III: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
B-side "Just Got Paid"
Released 1990
Recorded January 1990
Genre Hard rock
Length 3:53
Label Warner Bros.
Songwriter(s) Billy Gibbons
Dusty Hill
Frank Beard
Producer(s) Bill Ham
ZZ Top singles chronology
"My Head's in Mississippi"
(1990)
"Doubleback"
(1990)
"Concrete and Steel"
(1990)
"My Head's in Mississippi"
(1990)
"Doubleback"
(1990)
"Concrete and Steel"
(1990)

"Doubleback" is a song by ZZ Top from their album Recycler, which was featured in the film Back to the Future Part III. The band had a cameo in the movie playing a hillbilly music version of the song along with some local musicians. The regular version of the song plays over the credits.

"Doubleback" reached #1 on the Album Rock Tracks for 5 weeks. It was nominated for an MTV Video Music Award in 1990 for "Best Video from a Film." The song was also featured in Back to the Future: The Pinball.

The song was produced by band manager Bill Ham, and recorded and mixed by Terry Manning.

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Doubleback" had clips from the movie and was included on its DVD release.

Album appearances[edit]

In addition to Recycler, "Doubleback" appears on the following compilations:

The song does not appear in its original form on Back to the Future Part III: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, but the orchestral version played at the Town Festival in the film does appear on the album.

Personnel[edit]