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English singer-songwriter and musician, bass guitarist of the Beatles

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Paul McCartney: English singer-songwriter and musician, bass guitarist of the Beatles
Sir James Paul McCartney is an English singer, songwriter, musician, and record and film producer who gained worldwide fame as co-lead vocalist and bassist for the Beatles. His songwriting partnership with John Lennon remains the most successful in history. After the group disbanded in 1970, he pursued a solo career and formed the band Wings with his first wife, Linda, and Denny Laine.


Paul McCartney 'wishes he was more like Bob Dylan' [Video]

Paul McCartney 'wishes he was more like Bob Dylan'

Sir Paul McCartney has confessed he wishes he were more like Bob Dylan in not caring what other people think of him and his music.

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Paul McCartney’s new album is just him having fun during lockdown [Video]

Paul McCartney’s new album is just him having fun during lockdown

Paul McCartney's new album is the result of the former The Beatles star taking the time to polish up old recordings that he just couldn't get right.

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Paul McCartney to release solo album in December [Video]

Paul McCartney to release solo album in December

Paul McCartney will release "McCartney III" in December, a new collection of stripped-back songs all written, performed and produced by the ex-Beatle, 50 years after his first solo album.

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Jon Bon Jovi previewed new album to Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney [Video]

Jon Bon Jovi previewed new album to Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney

Jon Bon Jovi got the approval of two of his greatest peers - Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney - after finishing work on his new album, 2020.

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Paul McCartney 'so happy' he reconciled with John Lennon before his death [Video]

Paul McCartney 'so happy' he reconciled with John Lennon before his death

Paul McCartney has told John Lennon's son Sean how happy it makes him that he got the chance to reconcile with his Beatles bandmate before his murder.

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On This Day: 16 October 1997

Paul McCartney met fans in London during his first record signing in more than 30 years. (Oct 16.)  
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James Corden Drops Paul McCartney Parody Song About Trump's 'Immunity'

James Corden did his best Paul McCartney to make fun of President Trump's coronavirus crisis -- and some people are saying he deserves a Grammy for this biting little diddy. The 'Late Late Show' host..
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Ringo: "We loved the idea of being in America"

Only a few months before the Beatles appeared on "The Ed Sullivan Show," the band had been unknown in the U.S., and they were unsure about how they'd be received. Ringo Starr speaks with Anthony Mason..
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Ryan Reynolds, Paul McCartney Nominated for First Nation's Next Chief

Ryan Reynolds or Sir Paul McCartney could become the next chief of a First Nation in Canada ... the native community has spoken, and the famous non-natives are up for election. Ryan and Paul have been..
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Paul McCartney 'almost blamed myself' for Beatles breakup, says he sued band to save its music

McCartney was often blamed for breaking up The Beatles and says he turned to booze to cope with the fallout in a new interview with British GQ.
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Today in History for July 6th

Highlights of this day in history: John Lennon and Paul McCartney meet for first time; Baseball's first All-Star Game; Outbreak of the Biafran War; Painter Frida Kahlo born; Althea Gibson wins at..
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Happy birthday, Sir Paul McCartney: The iconic singer's life and career in pictures

Paul McCartney, the former Beatle and iconic singer, celebrates his birthday on June 18.
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Paul McCartney calls on Chinese government to halt 'wet' markets, 'medieval' bat eating

Paul McCartney joined Howard Stern on his SiriusXM show, calling on the Chinese government to end "wet" markets, the possible origin of COVID-19.
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ShowBiz Minute: Nelson, Bocelli, McCartney

Willie Nelson hosts event to raise funds for farmers impacted by COVID-19; Andrea Bocelli performs live from a deserted Duomo Cathedral on Easter Sunday; Paul McCartney's 'Hey Jude' lyrics sell for..
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Want to text Amy Schumer or Paul McCartney? Community can help

Community looks to bring celebrities one-to-one interaction with fans, minus social media algorithms and trolls. A wait list of 40,000 would like invites.
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'How are you on this flight?': Rihanna and Paul McCartney run into each other on a plane

Thanksgiving weekend is a major time for travel and it seems like everyone is flying – even Paul McCartney and Rihanna, who were on the same flight.
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Paul McCartney speaks to 60 Minutes

Just a few weeks shy of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' "White Album," McCartney speaks candidly with Sharyn Alfonsi while preparing to tour for his new album, "Egypt Station." Sunday at 7:30 p.m...
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Who is Paul McCartney trying to impress?

The former Beatle admits it's "an impossible order" to impress everyone with his music, but that “doesn't stop me trying”
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Paul McCartney works out his feelings at the piano

Paul McCartney says his new song "I Don't Know" comes from a moment of feeling frazzled
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The story behind McCartney's "Michelle"

Paul McCartney says John Lennon encouraged him to turn his "crazy little French thing" into a song
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Paul McCartney: human, humble and still having fun

In an interview with 60 Minutes, the Beatle talks about worrying, songwriting, and how even John Lennon was insecure
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How a big crowd makes Paul McCartney feel

What song made the former Beatle unexpectedly emotional?
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Paul McCartney still listens to the radio

In an interview with 60 Minutes, the former Beatle tells Sharyn Alfonsi how he finds new music
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Paul McCartney opens up about Abbey Road, the Beatles' breakup in wide-ranging interview

McCartney walks down memory lane while looking through old pictures and videos and talks about how he still feels the need to prove himself with his music. Sharyn Alfonsi reports.
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McCartney shows off her most sustainable collection yet

Circles and sustainability were the focus at Stella McCartney's latest show in Paris, where the designer was supported by her father Sir Paul McCartney. (Sept. 30)  
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'I have a lot of dreams about John': Paul McCartney reminisces about The Beatles

After all these years, Paul McCartney still believes in yesterday. The Beatles musician told Stephen Colbert he thinks about John Lennon 'quite often.'
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Here's the latest for Friday September 6th: Hurricane Dorian heading for Canada; Hundreds trying to escape devastated Bahamian island; Fed Chair says he doesn't expect recession; Paul McCartney..
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Paul McCartney is adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' as a stage musical

The former Beatle will adapt the 1946 film about a small-town banker wracked with regret who is shown the value of his life by a guardian angel.
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'I love you, man': Paul McCartney brings out Ringo Starr for a tour-closing Beatles reunion

Reunion alert! Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr shared the stage at Dodger Stadium, where the former Beatles played "Sgt. Pepper" and "Helter Skelter."
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Heather Mills, others, win settlement over Murdoch group phone hacking

Heather Mills, ex-wife of former Beatle Paul McCartney, said on Monday she and 90 others have won an apology and settlement from Rupert Murdoch's News Group Newspapers after a near decade-long battle..
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Almanac: Ringo Starr's birthday

79 years ago today, Richard Starkey was born in a tough neighborhood of Liverpool, England. He grew up to become known as Ringo Starr, the drummer who in 1962 joined John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and..
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High Velocity, “This is no ordinary lawsuit”, Paul McCartney

What makes the AR-15 style rifle the weapon of choice for mass shooters?; Then, the climate change lawsuit that could stop the U.S. government from supporting fossil fuels; And, Paul McCartney opens up..
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60 Minutes Presents: Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Chef Massimo Bottura: The Pavarotti of pasta; then, Steve Kroft and Bob Simon report on the Scottish Island of Islay, home to some of the world's premium single-malt scotch whiskies; and, Paul..
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From BTS, with luv

South Korean megastars BTS host press conference prior to Wembley Stadium show and name Coldplay and Paul McCartney as Brits they'd like to collaborate with. (June 3)
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