Top Ten Paul McCartney Solo Songs

PetSounds
I just realized that we have a Best Beatles Songs list and a Best Songs by Paul McCartney list, but no list for dear Paul's solo career alone. This includes Wings, the Fireman, and any post-Beatles projects.

The Top Ten

1 Maybe I'm Amazed

After Yesterday this is the best song with Paul McCartney's Vocal's. - SouthRight

This was released as a single when Paul McCartney preformed it in the Wings Over America Tour

I still don't know why this wasn't released as a single originally. - PetSounds

2 Band On the Run
3 Nineteen Hundred and Eighty Five

Best Wings song

4 Live and Let Die

A classic James Bond theme song and James Bomd movie

5 Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey
6 My Love

Best song ever! A classic

Only my love holds the other key to me
- among the best lyrical lines ever in a love song - Billyv

7 Listen to What the Man Said

This song makes me happy all of the time I listen to it

8 Jet

It's a David Bowie ripoff ("Suffragette City", anybody? ), but it's still great. - PetSounds

9 Hi Hi Hi

"Well, take off your face, recover from the trip you've been on. I want you to lie on the bed, get you ready for my body gun."

That line got it banned. Not to mention, Paul keeps singing about his "sweet banana". - PetSounds

Paul has sometimes claimed the correct lyric is "polygon" not "body gun" but who knows which time or on what he was hi, hi, hi... - Billyv

10 Mull of Kintyre

Toronto is one of only about five places where Paul performs this song live. I'm so excited to see him. - PetSounds

The Contenders

11 Another Day
12 Too Many People

A couple of admitted jabs at Lennon and Yoko in the lyrics and perhaos at the other Beatles too during the "feud" and around the time if the breakup - Billyv

13 Monkberry Moon Delight
14 Here Today
15 Mrs. Vandebilt
16 Junk
17 Coming Up
18 Magneto and Titanium Man
19 The Song We Were Singing
20 No More Lonely Nights

From the best movie ever (in my opinion), Give My Regards To Broad Street

The best song ever from Give My Regards to Broad Street

David Gilmour's guitar solo makes this song for me. - PetSounds

21 Let 'em In

My dad used to play this song for me when I was younger. It is still one of my favorites to this day. - Doom

22 Temporary Secretary
23 Yesterday

Even though its called a Beatles song, paul mccartney basicaly did the song on his own - RecklessGreed

24 Queenie Eye
25 Venus and Mars / Rock Show
26 Let Me Roll It

My heart is like a wheel, Let Me Roll It to ya

27 Letting Go
28 Silly Love Songs

It is a lovely piece of work made by McCartney to poke fun at his critics.

29 Every Night
30 Mary Had a Little Lamb
31 The Lovely Linda

Linda McCartney was a wonderful photographer and musician. It was really nice of Paul to write a song about his former wife, Linda

Wonder why this song was about Linda McCartney...

32 That Would Be Something
33 With a Little Luck
34 Take It a Away
35 So Bad
36 Junior's Farm
37 Wild Life
38 C Moon
39 Getting Closer
40 Young Boy
41 Wanderlust

One of the best songs from Broad Street and his album, Tug Of War

42 Save Us
43 Somedays

From "Flaming Pie"; so great that it might just be Paul's "In My Life". Stunning that he still had something that great left inside him by 1997.

44 Picasso's Last Words (Drink to Me)
45 Jenny Wren
46 Sally G

Only McCartney ever to chart country.

47 Waterfalls
48 New
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Band On the Run
2. Monkberry Moon Delight
3. Listen to What the Man Said
Ned964
1. Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey
2. Maybe I'm Amazed
3. Junk
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1. Nineteen Hundred and Eighty Five
2. Listen to What the Man Said
3. Maybe I'm Amazed
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