Paul McCartney Brings Out Bruce Springsteen & Jon Bon Jovi At Concert – Hollywood Life

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“Here’s a local boy,” Sir Paul McCartney stated to the packed MetLife Stadium on Thursday night time ahead of bringing out Bruce Springsteen. The June 16 display marked the tip of the North American leg of Paul’s “Got Back” excursion, and McCartney, who turns 80 on Sunday, went out with a bang. He and Bruce, 72, coated The Beatles’ “I Wanna Be Your Man” and Bruce’s 1984 hit, “Glory Days,” consistent with Rolling Stone. However, that wasn’t the one Jersey legend that joined Paul for this East Rutherford display.

Jon Bon Jovi joined Paul onstage, bringing out some balloons ahead of main the packed space in a rendition of “Happy Birthday” for Paul. Jon, 60, and Bruce returned all over the encore. Springsteen picked up the guitar for a efficiency of The Beatles’ “The End” whilst Jon sang alongside. Rolling Stone’s Brenna Ehrlich used to be in attendance for the display and remarked on Paul’s staying power. “Bruce and Bon Jovi came back for the encore. The audience is wrung out. Paul hasn’t even stopped for a sip of water.”

Paul’s excursion — named “Got Back” at the heels of the good fortune of Peter Jackson’s epic Beatles documentary, Get Back – kicked off in April. At the beginning of the excursion, Paul carried out “a smorgasbord of Beatles, Wings, and solo classics,” in step with Rolling Stone. McCartney additionally stated that this excursion used to be his means of gratifying a promise made via his band. Well, we stated we’d come again, and we were given again,” he instructed the gang in Spokane, Washington. “And believe me, we’re really happy to be back. I’m gonna take a moment for myself to drink it all in.”

Paul McCartney plays all over his “Got Back” excursion at MetLife Stadium (Christopher Smith/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)

McCartney hinted at first of the excursion that there can be surprises. At that kickoff display, Paul stated he had “something a bit special for you here.” The band started enjoying “I’ve Got A Feeling,” and the overdue John Lennon seemed at the display screen. The video, taken from the Beatles’ ultimate reside set atop the Apple Records development in 1969, started to play, and it turned into transparent that Paul and his band have been enjoying at the side of John’s remoted vocals. McCartney stated that Jackson had texted him on how they may “extract John’s voice and he can sing with you.”

“Yeah, we all got back,” McCartney stated on the finish of that first display. “Together in the same room.” For Paul, he’ll now have a brief destroy ahead of appearing on the Glastonbury pageant within the U.Okay. on June 25.

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