Paul McCartney 1973, YouTube

After the breakup of the Beatles, here's your answer, the best selling album by Paul McCartney and Wings, 'Band On The Run.'

'Band On The Run' LP, Wikipedia

Critics today still state that 'Band On The Run' is the best of McCartney's produced work.

Interesting fact, before Wings started to record the album members Denny Seiwell (drums) and Henry McCullough (lead guitarist) got up and left, yes quit which left Paul and Linda McCartney and Denny Laine (guitar/keyboardist) to pretty much record the the whole album themselves.

Paul McCartney 2013, YouTube

 

 

 

Original LP Track List:

  1. "Band On The Run"
  2. "Jet"
  3. "Bluebird"
  4. "Mrs. Vandebilt"
  5. "Let Me Roll It"

Side 2

  1. Mamunia"
  2. "No Words"
  3. "Picasso's Last Words (Drink To Me)"
  4. "Nineteen Hundred And Eighty-Five"

The LP was released in the U.S. on December 5th, 1973, charted at #1 and released in the U.K. on Decembr 7th,1973 and charted at #1

Happy 40th anniversary as we revisit 1973 with some great classic rock.

Click the tabs below for the next Classic Rock album that started 40 years ago.

Paul McCartney and Wings perform, 'Band On The Run":