Paul McCartney

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He was the bass player of the most successful boy band ever, holds numerous world records as the most successful composer in pop music industry and was ennobled by the Queen – we are talking about Sir Paul McCartney. He was the face of the Beatles and together with John Lennon was responsible for most of their songs. After the band parted ways he focused on his solo career and published his first solo album in 1970.

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Paul McCartney Facts

Who is Paul McCartney?

Paul McCartney was born on June 18th 1942 in Liverpool, Great Britain as the youngest of three siblings. Alongside his former school-friends George Harrison and John Lennon he started his musical career in Lennon’s first band “The Quarrymen”. In August 1960 they entered the stages as The Beatles, already accompanied by bassist Stuart Sutcliffe and drummer Pete Best. Paul McCartney is a confessing vegetarian and is also highly engaged in social projects.

How did Paul McCartney get famous?

Being a member of the most successful boy band helps to get famous, but being the face of that band and being responsible for most of their songs AND having an outstanding solo career after the separation of that band – that’s just Paul McCartney things and is unique for any musician to ever step a foot on the global stages. The Beatles sold more than 650 million disc carriers in their ten year career and Paul McCartney added more than 100 million additional disc carriers since he started his solo career. The Beatles’ breakthrough came in 1963 with their first studio albums “Please Please Me” and “With the Beatles”, which were followed up by numerous albums and singles.

What are Paul McCartney’s most successful singles and albums?

Except for his Beatles albums, Sir Paul has published 25 studio albums and more than 200 singles during his solo career. His most successful publication is the single “FourFiveSeconds”, which was released in 2015 featuring famous popstars Rihanna and Kanye West and was sold more than 4.8 million times. His latest album “Egypt Station” was published on September 7th 2018 and was followed up by the “Freshen Up Tour” that lasted until July 13th 2019. He was awarded 127 golden and 119 platinum discs for his sales results.

Will Paul McCartney tour again in 2020?

In the course of his “The Freshen Up Tour 2020”, Paul McCartney is going to visit different locations around the globe. Some cities are yet to be determined, but it’s safe to say, that Sir Paul is going to visit his home country of England, France, Netherlands, Spain and Germany for a short stint. For such an unique artist and famous musician you have to dig deep in your wallet, because ticket prices start at 100$ and climbing up to 750$ for an unforgettable evening in a city near you! Don’t miss out on updates on Paul McCartney and get our ticket alert to not miss any updates!