[394] In 2003, the couple had a child, Beatrice Milly, named in honour of Mills's late mother and one of McCartney's aunts. The arms' motto is Ecce Cor Meum, Latin for "Behold My Heart". [358] In 2006, the McCartneys travelled to Prince Edward Island to raise international awareness of seal hunting. But he is also very determined ... [to] get his own way ... [thus] musical disagreements inevitably arose from time to time. [421] McCartney played a kazoo solo on "You're Sixteen" from the same album. [413] McCartney released "Here Today" in 1982, a song Everett described as "a haunting tribute" to McCartney's friendship with Lennon. 3 in the UK Singles Chart. [8] McCartney has a younger brother named Michael and a stepsister named Ruth. [41] I Beatles si sciolgono legalmente il 31 dicembre 1970, quando McCartney intenta una causa agli altri membri della società. Il videoclip del brano vede protagonisti due importanti attori come Natalie Portman, come in Dance Tonight del 2007, e Johnny Depp. After ten days, they released and deported him without charge. The shield includes four curved emblems which resemble beetles' backs. Explore upcoming Paul McCartney tour dates, live shows, festival appearances and concerts. [347][348] He and his wife Linda were vegetarians for most of their 29-year marriage. Questa pagina è stata modificata per l'ultima volta il 20 dic 2020 alle 14:22. Nel maggio 1989, qualche settimana prima dell'uscita del disco, McCartney partecipa con Gerry Marsden, Holly Johnson e altri musicisti di Liverpool a un 45 giri benefico per le vittime della strage di Hillsborough. "[298] He quit cannabis in 2015, citing a desire to set a good example for his grandchildren. [329] McCartney initially owned 20% of Northern Songs, which became 15% after a public stock offering in 1965. Ha raggiunto la fama internazionale come bassista nei Beatles insieme a John Lennon, George Harrison e Ringo Starr. [40] Considered a high point in the Beatles catalogue, both Lennon and McCartney said they had written the music for the song "In My Life". For the New World Tour, Whitten was replaced by drummer. Paul McCartney con i suoi genitori e fratelli . [432], Credited with more number ones in the UK than any other artist, McCartney has participated in twenty-four chart topping singles: seventeen with the Beatles, one solo, and one each with Wings, Stevie Wonder, Ferry Aid, Band Aid, Band Aid 20 and "The Christians et al. L'album, intitolato semplicemente McCartney, è una sorta di LP "fatto in casa", che offre diversi brani scritti all'epoca dei Beatles ma mai incisi sugli album del gruppo, tra i quali spiccano Maybe I'm Amazed e Junk. His songwriting partnership with John Lennon remains the most successful in history. Seguendo le indicazioni di suo padre prende lezioni di musica ma, poiché preferisce imparare a orecchio, non vi presta mai molta attenzione. Durante l'estate Seiwell e McCullough lasciano il gruppo. In January 1980, when Wings flew to Tokyo for a tour of Japan, customs officials found approximately 8 ounces (200 g) of cannabis in his luggage. [392] After Linda died, Paul said, "I got a counsellor because I knew that I would need some help. Nell'autunno del 1999, torna alla musica con l'album Run Devil Run, una raccolta di sue interpretazioni di classici del rock 'n' roll anni cinquanta, alle quali l'autore aggiunge tre nuove canzoni sullo stesso stile, composte per l'occasione. [321] He earned £40 million in 2003, the highest income that year within media professions in the UK. His wife helped him pull out of that condition by praising his work as a songwriter and convincing him to continue writing and recording. Componevano infatti scambiandosi proposte e idee, finché la canzone non veniva fuori. They're not important or famous. These performances yielded the double live album Good Evening New York City later that year. Per l'occasione è stato coinvolto nella celebrazione del 50º anniversario dello sbarco dei Beatles in America: si è consumata infatti in quell'occasione la riunione tra i due membri superstiti della storica band di Liverpool, Paul McCartney e Ringo Starr; i due hanno duettato in Queenie Eye, ultimo singolo di Paul. As of 2020, he is also one of the wealthiest musicians in the world, with an estimated fortune of £800 million. McCartney, come accade per Lennon, nei suoi concerti dedica sempre un momento molto commovente al ricordo del suo vecchio compagno George, nel quale gli dedica "Something". After the encores, McCartney made a surprise appearance, performing the Beatles' song "Birthday" with Starr's band. [346], Since 1975, McCartney has been a vegetarian. Il tour sarà documentato da Tripping the Live Fantastic (1990), doppio album dal vivo composto in gran parte dal repertorio dei Beatles. Starr played drums and sang backing vocals on "Beautiful Night" from McCartney's 1997 album Flaming Pie. [12][13] Ascoltava le canzoni alla radio insieme ai figli indicando loro i suoni dei diversi strumenti e spesso portava Paul ai concerti delle locali bande di ottoni. [260], During his years with Wings, McCartney tended to leave electric guitar work to other group members,[261] though he played most of the lead guitar on Band on the Run. [161], In 2000, he released the electronica album Liverpool Sound Collage with Super Furry Animals and Youth, using the sound collage and musique concrète techniques that had fascinated him in the mid-1960s. [35] Following the break-up of the Beatles, McCartney's music continued to be released by Apple Records under the Beatles' 1967 recording contract with EMI which ran until 1976. [236], Best known for primarily using a plectrum or pick, McCartney occasionally plays fingerstyle. However, it was a choice between going on or finishing, and I loved music too much to think of stopping. It seemed a very flippant comment to make. [208] Also that year, McCartney collaborated with American rapper Kanye West on the single "Only One", released on 31 December. La band decide allora di rimpiazzarlo con William Shears Campbell , un ragazzo che aveva vinto un concorso di sosia di Paul McCartney. [398] She is a former member of the board of the New York area's Metropolitan Transportation Authority. He'd never give you the opportunity to come out with something. He pressed them to start a new project, which became Sgt. [100][nb 14] In 1975, they began the fourteen-month Wings Over the World Tour, which included stops in the UK, Australia, Europe and the US. Dopo il Tour del 1993 McCartney si impegna con Harrison e Starr nel progetto Anthology dei Beatles, che porterà a una serie di documentari e a tre album doppi di registrazioni inedite sia di studio sia live. LP, the song was the group's first recorded use of classical music elements and their first recording that involved only a single band member. They included mixes of various songs, musical pieces and comments made by McCartney that Dick James made into a demo for him. [65], The Beatles' animated film Yellow Submarine, loosely based on the imaginary world evoked by McCartney's 1966 composition, premiered in July 1968. Eduki-taula Sir James Paul McCartney (Liverpool, 18 giugno 1942) è un cantautore, polistrumentista, compositore, produttore discografico e cinematografico, sceneggiatore, attore, pittore, poeta, scrittore e attivista britannico. About their relationship, Paul said, "We had a lot of fun together ... just the nature of how we aren’t, our favourite thing really is to just hang, to have fun. His father, James ("Jim") McCartney, was absent from his son's birth due to his work as a volunteer firefighter during World War II. Passavano un paio di secondi e poi lui sollevava un po' gli occhiali e diceva "è solo che sono fatto così...". [137][nb 25][nb 26], McCartney ventured into orchestral music in 1991 when the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Society commissioned a musical piece by him to celebrate its sesquicentennial. Successivamente il catalogo del gruppo venne fuso al catalogo della Sony, dando vita a uno dei cataloghi musicali più corposi del mondo, l'ATV Music Publishing. [330] Northern Songs was formally dissolved in 1995, and absorbed into the Sony/ATV catalogue. [326] McCartney returned to Capitol in the US in 1985, remaining with EMI until 2006. In the United States, the Beatles recordings were distributed by EMI subsidiary Capitol Records. No. McCartney and Simon performed the first verse of "I've Just Seen a Face" on acoustic guitars, and McCartney later performed "Maybe I'm Amazed". [389] They faced derision from some fans and critics, who questioned her inclusion. [15] She rode a bicycle to her patients; McCartney described an early memory of her leaving at "about three in the morning [the] streets ... thick with snow". L'album, registrato tra il febbraio 1977 e il gennaio 1978 in parte presso gli studi londinesi di Abbey Road e in parte a bordo di alcuni yacht al largo delle Isole Vergini, è caratterizzato da sonorità a tinte folk e impiega strumentazione e arrangiamenti particolari. [429] In 2009, Guinness World Records again recognised McCartney as the "most successful songwriter" having written or co-written 188 charted records in the United Kingdom, of which 91 reached the top 10 and 33 made it to number one. His studio album release in November that year, Driving Rain, included the song "Freedom", written in response to the attacks. [375] When McCartney first went to Hamburg with the Beatles, he wrote to Rhone regularly, and she accompanied Cynthia Lennon to Hamburg when they played there again in 1962. [186] On 9 September 2009, EMI reissued the Beatles catalogue following a four-year digital remastering effort, releasing a music video game called The Beatles: Rock Band the same day. [164][nb 33] The following year, McCartney went out on tour with a band that included guitarists Rusty Anderson and Brian Ray, accompanied by Paul "Wix" Wickens on keyboards and Abe Laboriel Jr. on drums. [235] In 1971, McCartney bought the publishing rights to Holly's catalogue, and in 1976, on the fortieth anniversary of Holly's birth, McCartney inaugurated the annual "Buddy Holly Week" in England. La sua compagnia, MPL Communications, possiede i diritti d'autore di più di tremila canzoni, tra cui l'intero catalogo di Buddy Holly, insieme ai diritti cinematografici di musical come Guys and Dolls, Grease e A Chorus Line. Si appassiona alla musica già da piccolo anche grazie al padre, trombettista e pianista che era stato negli anni venti a capo di una big band locale. I married [Linda], a New York divorcee with a child, and at the time they didn't like that". [81][nb 8] In 1971, he collaborated with Linda and drummer Denny Seiwell on a second album, Ram. I 60 dischi d'oro e gli oltre 100 milioni di copie vendute hanno portato un importantissimo contributo all'industria discografica inglese. All'età di 14 anni, la madre di McCartney morì di cancro al seno, che in seguito lo ispirò a scrivere canzoni. [192] Also in 2011, McCartney married Nancy Shevell. "[141] The New York Times was slightly more generous, stating, "There are moments of beauty and pleasure in this dramatic miscellany ... the music's innocent sincerity makes it difficult to be put off by its ambitions". «"Sii fedele a te stesso". [344] Upon his return to England, he stated that cannabis was less harmful than the legal substances alcohol, tobacco and glue, and that he had done no harm to anyone. In quei rari momenti lo vedevo senza la sua facciata, quell'armatura che io amavo così tanto, esattamente come tutti gli altri.