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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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419 102
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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448 97
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Yesterday The Beatles

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422 121
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Let It Be The Beatles

4
358 43
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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312 59
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Blackbird The Beatles

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322 120
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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284 66
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Get Back The Beatles

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336 76
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
We Can Work It Out The Beatles

9
342 90
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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306 93
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316 101
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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300 121
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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342 64
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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210 105
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Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

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203 39
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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268 66
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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191 101
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Silly Love Songs Wings, Paul McCartney

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165 56
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Jet Wings, Paul McCartney

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272 34
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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252 64
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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175 95
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My Love Wings, Paul McCartney

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235 126
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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220 110
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187 89
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Let 'em In Wings, Paul McCartney

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205 71
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172 60
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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139 84
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193 35
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For No One The Beatles

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204 37
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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228 37
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I've Just Seen a Face The Beatles

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143 31
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Good Day Sunshine The Beatles

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141 88
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151 37
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Here Today Paul McCartney

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187 75
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Yellow Submarine The Beatles

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198 28
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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177 29
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Two of Us The Beatles

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178 33
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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175 41
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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101 23
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Love Me Do The Beatles

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151 86
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Back in the U.S.S.R. The Beatles

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101 34
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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130 17
Fixing a Hole is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Fixing a Hole The Beatles

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109 30
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
And I Love Her The Beatles

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142 52
Ebony and Ivory is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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212 132
Help! is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Help! The Beatles

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115 51
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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91 33
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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130 36
Martha My Dear is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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89 46
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114 24
Calico Skies is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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