Posts tagged ‘Band on the Run’

February 14, 2012

Band on the Run Wins a Grammy

The Paul McCartney and Wings’s Band on the Run Deluxe Edition set has won a Grammy Award for Best Historical Album at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards! This brings McCartney’s career Grammy total to 15. Congratulations to Paul McCartney!

December 1, 2011

Paul McCartney Grammy Nomination

Paul McCartney has been nominated for a Grammy Award for “Best Historical Album” for the 2011 re-release of his landmark album Band on the Run.

McCartney has won a total of 14 Grammys as a solo artist and as a member of The Beatles.

Click here to learn more at Grammy.com!

December 3, 2010

Band on the Run

Paul McCartney and his band Wings recorded the album Band on the Run in 1973, shortly after the departure of 2 of the band’s members, leaving only McCartney, his wife Linda and singer/guitarist Denny Laine in the band. The album was recorded in Lagos, Nigeria. Upon its release, the album was a huge success, hitting the #1 spot in multiple countries. Band on the Run was re-released in remastered form in 2010, featuring bonus tracks and previously unreleased live recordings.