McCartney wrote and recorded every song for the record himself at home in Sussex, during lockdown.
George Harrison's ‘Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)’ has since its release in 1973 remained one of his most enduring and loved songs.
The Beatles’ ‘Sgt Pepper’ inspired many cover versions, from artists as diverse as Jimi Hendrix and The Flaming Lips. uDiscover celebrates some of the best.
'Live At Leeds' was a definitive in-concert album and "a very valid bit of plastic," as Roger Daltrey said.
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution, with even the most forward-thinking music looking to the past for inspiration.
Motown Records was a huge inspiration for The Beatles in their early days, but the influence ran both ways, as the best Motown Beatles covers reveal.
"Little Richard came screaming into my life when I was a teenager," wrote McCartney.
His passing, at his home, was confirmed by his son Danny Penniman, but a cause of death has not yet been announced.
By the time ‘Let It Be’ was released, in May 1970, The Beatles had split. The band that had defined the 60s had a new chapter ahead.
His first album since John Lennon's death featured guests Ringo Starr, Carl Perkins, Eric Stewart and others.
The 1997 album had a title inspired by a John Lennon quote from The Beatles' pre-fame days.
‘Red Rose Speedway’ marked the end of the original Wings line-up, but it laid the groundwork for the runaway success of ‘Band On The Run’.
Fan mania greeted Paul's first US tour since the days of The Beatles.
The band will join Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Elton John, Billie Eilish and more for the Global Citizen special.
McCartney recorded a message for BBC 6 Music selecting Vincent's early rock 'n' roll classic, 'Be-Bop-A-Lula.'
The video marks the 50th anniversary of Paul's debut solo album McCartney, released on 17 April 1970.