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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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471 114
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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497 110
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Yesterday The Beatles

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468 137
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Let It Be The Beatles

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398 55
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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386 99
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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352 72
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Blackbird The Beatles

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322 80
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Get Back The Beatles

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363 141
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Maybe I'm Amazed Paul McCartney

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370 95
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

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341 108
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346 118
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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328 141
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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376 76
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

The Creepiest Sports Mascots

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301 71
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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231 47
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

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307 45
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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264 133
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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277 73
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

The Worst Beatles Songs

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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

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225 76
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

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192 68
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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226 39
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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215 39
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For No One The Beatles

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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

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255 45
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

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156 103
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211 82
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

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223 30
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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Two of Us The Beatles

The Best Hershey Candy

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Here Today Paul McCartney

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199 39
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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173 91
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Back in the U.S.S.R. The Beatles

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122 38
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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194 46
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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115 32
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

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129 31
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
And I Love Her The Beatles

The Greatest Depressing Love Songs

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141 56
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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234 138
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Help! The Beatles

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144 23
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

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107 37
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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184 128
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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143 41
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Martha My Dear The Beatles

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128 79
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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155 68
Ebony and Ivory is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Ebony and Ivory Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney