Blackbird Singing: Poems and Lyrics 1965-1999

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Faber, 2001 - English poetry - 164 pages
15 Reviews
A highly personal collection from one of the major cultural figures of the last 50 years, containing the lyrics to many of the best-loved Paul McCartney songs, and also poems that have never before been seen, including moving elegies to his late wife, Linda.

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Review: Blackbird Singing: Poems and Lyrics, 1965-1999

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

I am unimpressed. The introduction of this book entreats us to forget Paul McCartney the musician and focus on Paul McCartney the poet. If that was the goal, the lyrics should have been left out, or ... Read full review

Review: Blackbird Singing: Poems and Lyrics, 1965-1999

User Review  - Rafa Pina - Goodreads

There are some nice surprises in this book. I'm not much into poetry, but I did appreciate some of the poems in Blackbird Singing. The song lyrics are awesome (I mean, we are talking about Paul ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

Sir Paul McCartney is one of the most admired contemporary poets and songwriters. He lives in England.

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