Paul mccartney gyJopgogg 16, 2011 2 pagos * Born 18 June 1942 * Liverpool, Mersey side, England, UK * Is an English musician, singer-songwriter and composer. * Favorite singers were Little Richard and Elvis Presley * Formerly of The Beatles(1960-1970) and Wings(1971-1981 ) McCartney grew up in a traditional north of England working- class society. ‘k His mother died from breast cancer in October 1956, when McCartney was age 14, had a profound effect on his lile. On July 6, 1957, he met John Lennon * The Quarrymen, which, after several name changes, became he Beatles * The Beatles contributed to music, film, literature, art, and fashion, made a continuous lm act on entertainment, popular to page culture and the lifes ora * He continued tor as Sv. ipe to View became one ofthe , that eventually commercially successful groups of the 70s His song “Yesterday” is one of the most popular songs of all time. While he was looking for the right lyrics, he was temporarily using the line “Scrambled Eggs” until he came up with “Yesterday” in the final version of the song, as it is now known to he world.
It became one of the most recorded songs of all time, with more than 3,000 known versions. * McCartney was 28 when he started his solo career, and formed his new band, Wings. * In 1980 McCartney was arrested in Tokyo, Japan, for marijuana possession, * Linda McCartney his first wife died of breast cancera McCartney suffered from a severe depression and undergone medical treatment. ‘k . McCartney is the most commercially successful songwriter in the history of popular music, according to Guinness Records.