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McCartney, Sir Paul Line breaks: Sir Paul McCart|ney
Pronunciation: /məˈkɑːtni/

Definition of McCartney, Sir Paul in English:

(B.1942), English pop and rock singer, songwriter, and bass guitarist; full name Sir James Paul McCartney. A founder member of the Beatles, he wrote most of their songs in collaboration with John Lennon. After the group broke up in 1970 he formed the band Wings.

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