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8/23/18-McCartney on drinking

Paul McCartney has cut back on his drinking to one "big glass" of wine a week, insisting grandad can't party like he used to. The former Beatles star, who is now a grandfather to eight kids, tells Mojo magazine he went on a bender after the Fab Four split in the 1970s and spent many days hammered as he worked on the start of what would become a very successful […]

todayAugust 23, 2018

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8/8/18-McCartney TV special!

Paul McCartney's recent "Carpool Karaoke" segment on funnyman James Corden's U.S. late-night show is to be expanded for a TV special. The skit, which was shot in the Beatles star's native Liverpool and appeared on "The Late Late Show" in June, has been expanded into an hour-long episode, titled "Carpool Karaoke: When Corden Met McCartney Live From Liverpool" and it is set to air in the U.S. on August 20th. […]

todayAugust 8, 2018

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6/24/18-McCartney New Music!

(CNN) He may have just turned 76, but Paul McCartney is clearly not ready to retire. The Beatle has just released two new singles and announced a forthcoming album. That's right, Macca is back. "I Don't Know" and "Come On To Me" dropped Wednesday. His album, "Egypt Station," will be out September 7. >New album 'Egypt Station' arriving 7th September featuring singles 'I Don't Know' and 'Come On To Me'. […]

todayJune 24, 2018

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3/24/18-McCartney & Lennon & guns

(CNN) Paul McCartney attended the March for Our Lives in New York on Saturday, telling CNN the cause was important to him because he lost John Lennon to gun violence. Wearing a shirt that said, "We can end gun violence," the former Beatle told CNN's Jason Carroll, he came to the march "just to support the people." "I don't know" if we can end gun violence, McCartney said. "But this […]

todayMarch 24, 2018

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12/28/17-McCartney #1 Tour

Paul McCartney ‘One on One’ tour was the highest grossing tour of 2017 with the tour earning over $132 million this year. McCartney played 37 concerts between April and December 2017 to 907,610 fans averaging $US145 a ticket. All shows in Australia and New Zealand were complete sell-outs. According to Billboard, It is estimated that over the past two years McCartney has sold 1.8 million tickets and earned over $240 […]

todayDecember 28, 2017

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6/26/17-Paul McCartney's Jail Diary

Designer Stella McCartney has named her father's unreleased jail time memoir her favorite read during an appearance on British radio show Desert Island Discs. The fashion queen told the long-running BBC Radio 4 program she has always found Sir Paul McCartney's Japanese Jailbird "very beautiful", revealing only she and his other kids have read the manuscript, which chronicles the nine days he spent behind bars in Japan back in 1980 […]

todayJune 26, 2017

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5/14/17-McCartney a pirate again!

Paul McCartney returns to the movie theater on Friday, May 26 as a pirate in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. McCartney has a small part, listed only as “Jail Guard 2”, so it sounds like it could be a look-quick-or-you’ll-miss-him situation. “Jail Guard 1” is being played by James ‘Jimmy Love’ Lawson whose only other credit is that of a swarm soldier in Star Trek Beyond. […]

todayMay 14, 2017

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10/31/16-McCartney Stage Fright?

Paul McCartney nearly gave his entire music career up because of crippling stage fright. The 74-year-old singer is one of the biggest stars in the world thanks to his career with The Beatles, Wings and as a solo artist. However, in a Q&A session with fans on his website paulmccartney.com on Sunday, Paul admitted that his time in the spotlight almost came to an early end due to his nerves. […]

todayOctober 31, 2016

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5/24/16-McCartney almost quit!

Sir Paul McCartney almost turned his back on music after the Beatles split. In a new BBC interview, Paul reveals he turned to drinks and went wild in the years after the Fab Four called it quits, and his band Wings helped him straighten out and rediscover his love for music. "I was breaking from my lifelong friends, not knowing whether I was going to continue in music," he said. […]

todayMay 24, 2016

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