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List Rules Only Paul McCartney written songs. Includes his time with the Beatles and Wings. Songs written by other Beatles shouldn't be here

List of the Top 40 songs by Paul McCartney that have appeared on the Billboard Hot 100 Hits list. McCartney is named in the Guinness Book of World Records as "the most successful musician and composer in popular music history," with sales of 100 million singles in the UK alone.

McCartney sang and wrote songs for The Beatles from 1960-70 and for Wings from 1971-81. As a performer or songwriter, he has been responsible for 31 number 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 charts in the US, with 15.5 million RIAA certified album sales. This list compiles the most famous Paul McCartney songs, which includes his most popular and acclaimed music.

For more McCartney, vote on this list of the Best Beatles Songs of All Time.
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404 112
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Let It Be The Beatles

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398 93
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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425 88
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Yesterday The Beatles

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271 57
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Get Back The Beatles

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336 35
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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6
326 69
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

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297 55
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Blackbird The Beatles

8
327 83
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

9
298 114
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Maybe I'm Amazed Paul McCartney

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302 98
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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292 88
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284 117
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
326 59
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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198 95
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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

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193 36
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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180 92
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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

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244 58
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
252 31
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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256 61
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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150 53
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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

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214 108
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167 88
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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

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226 123
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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181 83
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

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198 67
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217 32
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

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181 32
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For No One The Beatles

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134 80
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137 82
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163 57
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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138 29
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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

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193 34
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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189 25
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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170 26
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Two of Us The Beatles

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171 29
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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184 68
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

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139 35
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Here Today Paul McCartney

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166 38
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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121 15
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

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143 82
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Back in the U.S.S.R. The Beatles

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94 21
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

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112 28
Lovely Rita is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

43
105 28
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
And I Love Her The Beatles

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93 32
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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208 128
Help! is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Help! The Beatles

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87 30
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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121 33
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Martha My Dear The Beatles

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103 31
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Mother Nature's Son The Beatles

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104 49
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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87 12
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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