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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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434 92
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Yesterday The Beatles

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411 118
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Let It Be The Beatles

3
404 99
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

4
345 38
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
330 71
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

6
304 56
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Blackbird The Beatles

7
274 61
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Get Back The Beatles

8
310 118
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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9
335 87
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

10
307 100
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

11
298 90
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292 118
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
332 63
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
206 98
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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

15
185 95
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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

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198 38
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

17
260 63
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
157 55
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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

19
248 61
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

20
258 34
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

21
170 91
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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

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218 108
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23
230 124
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

24
184 87
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

25
200 70
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26
166 58
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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223 34
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

28
136 82
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188 34
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For No One The Beatles

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196 35
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

31
140 30
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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

32
139 84
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33
187 71
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

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196 25
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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146 35
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Here Today Paul McCartney

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174 27
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Two of Us The Beatles

37
174 31
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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170 39
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

39
96 22
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

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144 85
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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41
95 33
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

42
126 15
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

43
107 29
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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138 50
Ebony and Ivory is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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115 30
Lovely Rita is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

46
209 129
Help! is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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47
90 31
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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128 34
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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86 45
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114 71
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs