Celebrate Paul McCartney’s 77th Birthday With These Classic Songs [Videos]

Ming Lee Newcomb , LiveforMusic

Today marks the 77th birthday for one of the most prolific and legendary musicians and songwriters of the 20th century, Sir Paul McCartney. Born on June 18, 1942 in Liverpool, England, McCartney has been a huge presence in music over that past half-century, undoubtedly shaping the sound of music as we know it today and indefinitely extending into the foreseeable future. His musical influence has not gone unnoticed—last year, Queen Elizabeth II elevated the knighted Beatles rank to Companion of Honour for his services to music, joining musicians like Vera LynnEvelyn Glennie, and Janet Baker and other famous folks, such as Stephen HawkingIan McKellenJudi Dench, and J.K. Rowling.

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