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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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449 126
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Let It Be The Beatles

2
444 107
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

3
473 102
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Yesterday The Beatles

4
380 47
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
329 64
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Blackbird The Beatles

6
302 73
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Get Back The Beatles

7
362 93
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

8
338 132
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Maybe I'm Amazed Paul McCartney

9
355 87
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

10
326 97
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11
332 108
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
315 128
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
359 71
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
226 110
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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

The Best Maroon 5 Albums of All Time

15
283 68
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

16
216 42
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

17
201 110
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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

18
175 62
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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

19
284 39
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

20
264 68
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

21
188 100
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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

The Best Qualities in a Person

22
249 130
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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232 114
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24
194 96
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

25
212 74
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26
181 66
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

27
213 39
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
204 38
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For No One The Beatles

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247 42
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

30
147 35
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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

31
148 94
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142 96
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33
202 78
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

34
215 30
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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190 32
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Two of Us The Beatles

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36
161 44
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Here Today Paul McCartney

37
190 38
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

38
183 44
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

39
159 90
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Back in the U.S.S.R. The Beatles

40
108 37
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

41
107 27
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

42
116 31
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
And I Love Her The Beatles

The Best John Lennon Quotes

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136 22
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

44
151 59
Ebony and Ivory is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Ebony and Ivory Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney

45
221 136
Help! is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Help! The Beatles

46
125 54
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
99 35
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

48
122 74
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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93 50
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136 40
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Martha My Dear The Beatles