Watch Paul McCartney perform “A Hard Day’s Night” live for the first time in over 50 years

He also played a Quarrymen cover

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Paul McCartney launched his new One On One world tour last night (April 13, 2016] in Fresno, California by playing two Beatles songs live for the first time since becoming a solo artist.

McCartney opened his set with his first solo live performance of “A Hard Day’s Night“, which was last performed by The Beatles in 1965.


He also played “Love Me Do” for the first time since 1964.

The show also included pre Beatles material with the inclusion of The Quarrymen’s “In Spite Of All The Danger“.

The setlist also saw McCartney play “You Won’t See Me” live the first time live in America.


The Set List:
“A Hard Day’s Night”
“Save Us”
“Can’t Buy Me Love”
“Letting Go”
“Temporary Secretary”
“Let me Roll It”
“I’ve Got a Feeling”
“My Valentine”
“Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Five”
“Here, There and Everywhere”
“Maybe I’m Amazed”
“We Can Work It Out”
“In Spite of All the Danger”
“You Won’t See Me”
“Love Me Do”
“And I Love Her”
“Here Today”
“Queenie Eye”
“The Fool on the Hill”
“Lady Madonna”
“Eleanor Rigby”
“Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!”
“Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da”
“Band on the Run”
“Back in the U.S.S.R.”
“Let It Be”
“Live and Let Die”
“Hey Jude”

“Hi, Hi, Hi”
“Golden Slumbers”
“Carry That Weight”
“The End”

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