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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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652 150
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The Beatles
2
646 172
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
3
619 186
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The Beatles
4
547 84
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
490 189
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney
6
469 109
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The Beatles
7
481 123
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles
8
516 138
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
9
426 120
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The Beatles
10
441 152
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11
486 102
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
12
419 174
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
13
440 152
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
14
319 62
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
15
306 158
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney
16
396 99
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
17
361 96
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
18
250 104
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Wings, Paul McCartney
19
400 63
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
20
299 97
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21
347 153
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
22
322 140
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23
257 166
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Wings, Paul McCartney
24
243 142
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Wings, Paul McCartney
25
287 59
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The Beatles