Birth Name: James Paul McCartney
Birth Place: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Years Active: 1957–present
Genres: Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Experimental Rock, Rock And Roll, Pop, Hard Rock, Classical Music
Sir Paul McCartney, MBE (born James Paul McCartney, June 18, 1942) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, composer and painter. Formerly of The Beatles (1960–1970) and Wings (1971–1981), McCartney is the most commercially successful songwriter in the history of popular music, according to “Guinness World Records.”
McCartney gained worldwide fame as a member of The Beatles, alongside John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. McCartney and Lennon formed one of the most influential and successful songwriting partnerships and wrote some of the most popular songs in the history of rock music. After leaving The Beatles, McCartney launched a successful solo career and formed the ba...
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PaulMcCartney.com have just published their monthly newsletter 'What's That You're Doing?' for August.
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What's That You're Doing? (No.8 / Vol.2)
As we all know, Paul has played some very special shows. Over the past few years alone this has included the London Olympics Opening Ceremony, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and a free concert to 250,000 fans in Zócalo, Mexico City. This month saw Paul adding another to the list when on the 14th August…
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August’s question for ‘You Gave Me The Answer’ comes from Donna Simmons in the US who asks…
“As a child, what was your favourite holiday and why?”
We caught up with Paul recently to find out. He replied,
“When I was about 11 or 12 our family went to a holiday camp in Wales called Butlins Pwllheli. It was the first time we had done anything like it and I was very excited. We were given daily bulletins listing all the events happening in the camp, these might have been a Beauty Contest or a dance in the Rock and Calypso Ballroom or a talent show. My brother, Mike, and I ran around all day trying to go to everything on the list.”
We'd love to hear some of your favourite childhood holiday moments in the comments below...
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