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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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605 154
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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582 173
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606 143
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513 76
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
480 129
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

6
441 98
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7
457 177
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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8
450 112
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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9
401 108
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10
410 141
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11
456 92
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
412 143
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
393 165
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
371 85
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
297 54
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

16
287 148
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

17
338 84
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
323 142
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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300 131
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20
235 93
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Wings, Paul McCartney

21
373 58
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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272 91
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242 153
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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231 131
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Wings, Paul McCartney

25
233 84
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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271 53
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278 55
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
231 96
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

29
306 60
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195 54
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31
226 138
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Wings, Paul McCartney

32
194 121
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33
244 44
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34
166 48
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

35
264 48
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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245 97
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240 54
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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179 37
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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172 123
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234 55
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

41
194 64
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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193 68
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Paul McCartney

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151 42
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

44
280 144
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

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158 29
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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161 96
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
225 139
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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135 49
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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126 72
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128 40
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The Beatles