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Published at 1:59pm 8th June 2018.

Paul flies high with Wings!

It was on this day (8th June) in 1974 that McCartney and the band went to Number One in the US.

'Band On The Run' was their third hit in America and made it to Number 3 in the UK.

Paul said George Harrison unwittingly contributed the first line of one part of the song "If we ever get out of here" when he said it during one of the many Beatles' business meetings.

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