Paul McCartney On Michael Jackson’s Purchase Of His Songs

As you may know, Michael Jackson out bid Paul McCartney for the rights to the Beatles songs Paul wrote with John Lennon.

It turned out to be more than awkward, as it was Paul who gave Michael the idea to develop more business interests.

Paul thought Michael was kidding when he mentioned he wanted to buy the song catalog.

Michael wasn’t kidding.

Here’s Paul talking about Michael’s purchase in 1989….

And on Letterman’s show in 2011…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Listen Live