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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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607 154
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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583 173
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3
608 143
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4
515 76
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
482 129
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

6
443 98
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7
458 177
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

8
452 113
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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9
403 109
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10
413 141
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11
458 92
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
414 143
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
395 165
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
373 86
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
300 54
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

16
288 148
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

17
340 85
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
325 143
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

19
236 93
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Wings, Paul McCartney

20
302 132
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21
376 58
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

22
275 91
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23
243 153
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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231 132
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Wings, Paul McCartney

25
236 84
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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272 54
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280 55
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
233 97
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

29
308 61
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196 55
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31
227 138
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Wings, Paul McCartney

32
195 121
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33
245 44
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34
167 49
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

35
266 48
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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247 97
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242 54
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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180 38
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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173 123
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234 56
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

41
195 64
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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193 69
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Paul McCartney

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152 43
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

44
281 145
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

45
159 30
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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162 96
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
227 139
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

48
137 49
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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126 73
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129 41
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The Beatles