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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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608 155
Hey Jude is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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584 174
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The Beatles

3
608 144
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4
516 76
Eleanor Rigby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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5
483 129
Penny Lane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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443 99
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7
458 178
Maybe I'm Amazed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
Paul McCartney

8
454 113
We Can Work It Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

9
405 109
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10
415 141
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11
460 93
Paperback Writer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

12
397 165
Band on the Run (original) (Ba... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

13
415 144
Live and Let Die (main title) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

14
374 86
Hello Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

15
301 54
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

16
290 149
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

17
342 85
Can’t Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

18
327 143
A Hard Day’s Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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237 94
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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303 133
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21
378 59
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Wei... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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278 91
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245 154
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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233 133
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Wings, Paul McCartney

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237 85
Lady Madonna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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274 55
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The Beatles

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281 56
Michelle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

28
236 98
Back in the U.S.S.R. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

29
308 62
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197 55
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31
228 138
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Wings, Paul McCartney

32
197 121
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33
170 49
I Saw Her Standing There is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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246 45
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The Beatles

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268 48
I’m Looking Through You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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248 97
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244 54
The Fool on the Hill is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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175 123
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182 39
And I Love Her is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

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237 57
Another Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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198 64
Here, There and Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

42
154 43
Love Me Do is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

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193 70
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Paul McCartney

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282 145
Help! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
The Beatles

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160 31
Helter Skelter is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs
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163 97
Junior's Farm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

47
228 139
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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138 49
Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paul McCartney Songs

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127 74
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129 41
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The Beatles