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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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406 115
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Let It Be The Beatles

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399 96
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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429 90
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Yesterday The Beatles

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328 69
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

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338 36
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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272 59
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Get Back The Beatles

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298 56
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Blackbird The Beatles

8
302 114
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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329 85
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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303 99
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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292 89
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286 117
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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327 60
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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200 96
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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

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195 36
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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183 92
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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

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245 59
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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254 32
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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257 62
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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151 55
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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

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216 108
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228 123
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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168 90
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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

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181 85
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

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199 68
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219 33
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

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182 33
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For No One The Beatles

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135 81
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138 83
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164 58
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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139 29
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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

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194 34
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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190 25
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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170 27
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Two of Us The Beatles

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171 30
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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184 69
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

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141 35
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Here Today Paul McCartney

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166 39
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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122 15
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

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95 21
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

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143 83
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Back in the U.S.S.R. The Beatles

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106 28
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
And I Love Her The Beatles

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113 29
Lovely Rita is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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94 32
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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209 128
Help! is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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88 30
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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123 34
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Martha My Dear The Beatles

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104 32
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Mother Nature's Son The Beatles

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88 12
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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104 50
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs