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Paul McCartney & Wings

Band On The Run

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1973
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Band on the Run is an album by Paul McCartney & Wings, released in 1973. It was Wings’ third album. It became Wings’ most successful album and remains the most celebrated of McCartney’s post-Beatles albums. It was 1974’s top-selling studio album in the United Kingdom and Australia, and revitalised McCartney’s critical standing. In 2000 Q magazine placed Band on the Run at number 75 in its list of the 100 Greatest British Albums Ever. In 2003, the album was ranked #418 on Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. A contemporary review by Jon Landau in Rolling Stone (issue #153) described the album as “the finest record yet released by any of the four musicians who were once called the Beatles.“ It was the last McCartney album issued on the... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Band on the run, band on the run ... For the band on the run, band on the run, band on the run, band on the run ... And the jailer man and sailor sam, were searching every one

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