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Rihanna feat. Paul McCartney and Kanye West: FourFiveSeconds
It’s not every day Kanye West teams up with Sir Paul McCartney, though lately it’s been a fortnightly affair and recent developments suggest the Beatles frontman is producing West’s next……

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ListenUp: Kanye West feat. Paul McCartney: Only One

Kanye West feat. Paul McCartney: Only One


The imitable Kanye West has just released the full version of the video for his song (featuring Sir Paul McCartney on keys) “Only One.” Directed by Spike Jonze, the video sees Yeezy on a rain-soaked road in the middle of seemingly nowhere, but it perfectly……

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“Collector’s Edition” Artist Cover Bomb Series: Graphic designer Stuart Tolley invites artists including Sir Paul McCartney and photographer Alec Soth to redesign his book for a limited edition auction series


Published in September, British design studio director and graphic designer Stuart Tolley’s book “Collector’s Edition” showcases some of the most mind-blowing and unusual limited edition graphic design and packaging ever made for books, music……

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Seriously, how much did Bungie pay Paul McCartney to write this song for ‘Destiny’?

In Augustthe New York Times reported that Paul McCartney, the lead singer of Wings, had written and recorded a song for Destiny, the spiritual follow-up to the Halo series, developed by Bungie and published by Activision.

Play for pay isn’t new for Paul McCartney. In fact, the musician has a talent for turning contractual obligations into catchy tunes, like “Live and Let Die” and “Wonderful Christmas Time.” The Beatles’ only performance in Kansas City happened on a scheduled off day because the band couldn’t refuse the ridiculous amount of money thrown at them by Charles Finley, the owner of the Kansas City Athletics, who went from an offer of $ 60,000 to $ 150,000 — at the time, the single highest payment for a single performance. The…

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Fanny Nordmark: Stella McCartney Interactive

Designer Fanny Nordmark has completed some really beautiful interactive work under the direction of Mario Hugo at Hugo & Marie. I’m especially loving her work for Stella McCartney (lots more to see at the link), but be sure to take a look around her portfolio for more.

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