Billboard #1 Hits: #370: “Listen To What The Man Said”- Wings. July 19, 1975- #1 for 1 week in Billboard Hot 100.
- Single: “Listen To What The Man Said”- Wings
- Record Company-Capitol
- Genre: Pop
- Written by Paul and Linda McCartney
- Time: 3:57
- B-side:”Love In Song”
- Album-Venus And Mars
- Grade: A-
- Peaked at #1 for 1 week in Billboard Hot 100. #6 in UK Singles Chart, #1 in Canada.
“Listen To What The Man Said” was recorded during the New Orleans sessions for the Venus and Mars album. Dave Mason guests on guitar. Paul was not satisfied with the song- until they added Tom Scott’s sax solo. Certainly not a major statement from Paul McCartney-but I have always liked it.