For many of the evening, McCartney rocked by materials from all through his storied profession. The set checklist included Beatles classics (“Can’t Purchase Me Love,” “Love Me Do,” “Blackbird,” “Get Again”), Wings tunes (“Jet,” “Dwell and Let Die”) and solo work (“Possibly I’m Amazed,” “New”).
Following a rendition of Wings’ “Band on the Run” — his twenty seventh tune of the evening — McCartney welcomed Springsteen to the stage.
“I’ve a particular shock for you,” McCartney declared to the offered out crowd at MetLife Stadium. “There’s a pal of mine. He’s a neighborhood boy,” the previous Beatle continued, spurring a spattering of “Bruuuce” calls from the group. “(laughing) I believe you guessed it. I mentioned, ‘You’ve received to come back and sing with us.’ Girls and gents, Bruce Springsteen!”
The Boss then strode on stage and obtained a heat greeting from his hometown crowd. The rocker proceeded to duet with McCartney on a pair of songs: “Glory Days” and “I Wanna Be Your Man.” He’d later return for the ultimate tune of the evening, enjoying guitar on the Beatles’ “The Finish.”
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Springsteen wasn’t the one New Jersey native to make an look. Throughout McCartney’s encore, Bon Jovi got here on stage with a big bouquet of balloons. “I’ve received 60,000 individuals who wish to sing completely satisfied birthday to you,” Bon Jovi declared, referring to McCartney’s upcoming eightieth birthday (June 18). The Bon Jovi frontman then led the viewers by a rendition of “Completely satisfied Birthday,” earlier than giving Macca a hug.
The New Jersey live performance marked the ultimate date on McCartney’s Got Back North American tour. He’ll subsequent carry out at U.Ok.’s Glastonbury Competition on June 24.
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The Beatles all the time outlined him, however McCartney’s story did not finish there.