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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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566 147
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

2
575 134
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The Beatles

3
547 166
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The Beatles

4
480 68
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
453 121
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

6
412 91
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The Beatles

7
429 167
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

8
427 107
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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9
377 105
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The Beatles

10
391 135
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11
438 87
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
374 160
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
390 139
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
351 81
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
274 142
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

16
278 54
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

17
322 80
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
307 141
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

19
219 89
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Wings, Paul McCartney

20
285 129
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21
266 85
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22
356 56
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

23
237 148
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Wings, Paul McCartney

24
227 126
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Wings, Paul McCartney

25
224 82
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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255 51
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The Beatles

27
267 53
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
223 131
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Wings, Paul McCartney

29
219 94
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

30
185 50
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The Beatles

31
290 57
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The Beatles

32
189 117
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33
157 44
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

34
231 44
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The Beatles

35
257 45
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

36
237 93
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The Beatles

37
169 120
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38
230 52
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

39
170 35
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

40
222 52
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

41
144 39
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

42
184 66
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Paul McCartney

43
182 63
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

44
271 143
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

45
153 92
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

46
150 29
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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124 68
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48
218 137
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

49
163 35
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

50
128 48
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs