- Source of Wealth: Music
- Birth Place: Liverpool, England, UK
- Height: 5′ 11″ (1.80 m)
- Marital Status: Married (Nancy Shevell)
- Full Name: James Paul McCartney
- Nationality: United Kingdom
About Paul McCartney
Hailed as one of the most popular English musicians, Paul McCartney is known to be a member of the world renowned group, The Beatles. This English composer, songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist is estimated to be worth $1.2 billion.
Prior to his solo career, Paul McCartney was first recognized as one of the members of The Beatles together with Ringo Starr, George Harrison, and John Lennon. But only his collaboration with the famous John Lennon, made an enormous impact to his career. After the disbandment of the group, McCartney started his solo career and formed the band Wings together with Denny Laine and Linda, his first wife.
With 60 gold discs, over 100 million album sales and more than 100 singles sales, Paul McCartney was hailed by the Guinness World Records as the “most successful composer and recording artist of all time”. Also, he was also named as the “most successful songwriter” in the history of UK Charts. Best associated with the song Yesterday, Paul McCartney. As a solo artist, he became an inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999.