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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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597 151
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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572 172
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596 143
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504 75
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
472 125
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

6
448 174
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

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431 96
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8
444 110
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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9
394 107
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10
404 139
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11
450 90
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
387 162
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
404 142
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
365 83
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
291 54
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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284 145
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

17
335 83
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
319 141
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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231 91
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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295 130
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21
369 58
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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269 89
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242 151
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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230 130
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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231 83
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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265 53
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272 55
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
226 96
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

29
226 136
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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192 53
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31
299 60
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32
192 120
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33
163 47
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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239 44
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262 47
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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244 96
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172 122
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236 54
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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174 37
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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229 54
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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190 67
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Paul McCartney

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189 64
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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150 41
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

44
277 144
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

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156 29
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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158 94
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
224 137
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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134 49
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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125 71
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126 39
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The Beatles