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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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632 165
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

2
635 148
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The Beatles

3
607 182
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The Beatles

4
536 80
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
462 104
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The Beatles

6
478 185
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

7
470 119
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

8
503 134
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

9
418 115
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The Beatles

10
433 147
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11
475 99
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
429 147
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
409 170
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
311 59
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
299 156
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

16
390 94
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

17
354 91
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
247 99
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Wings, Paul McCartney

19
340 149
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

20
392 63
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

21
315 138
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22
290 96
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23
253 162
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Wings, Paul McCartney

24
241 139
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Wings, Paul McCartney

25
285 58
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The Beatles