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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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616 160
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

2
591 177
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The Beatles

3
618 146
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The Beatles

4
523 80
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
493 132
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

6
471 180
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

7
452 101
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The Beatles

8
462 116
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

9
410 113
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The Beatles

10
426 144
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11
465 97
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
403 166
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
420 147
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
383 89
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
304 59
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

16
295 153
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

17
349 88
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
333 147
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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310 135
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20
241 97
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Wings, Paul McCartney

21
385 61
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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284 94
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23
248 159
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Wings, Paul McCartney

24
239 136
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Wings, Paul McCartney

25
243 89
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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278 57
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The Beatles

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288 58
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
241 100
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

29
202 57
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The Beatles

30
314 65
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The Beatles

31
178 50
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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229 142
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Wings, Paul McCartney

33
199 125
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34
249 47
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The Beatles

35
272 50
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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254 99
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The Beatles

37
189 40
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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38
250 57
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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177 125
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239 59
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

41
208 65
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

42
159 44
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

43
197 72
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Paul McCartney

44
293 149
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

45
164 34
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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163 99
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
232 142
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

48
140 52
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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135 42
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The Beatles

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132 76
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