Paul McCartney on Queen Elizabeth: “She’s very down to Earth”

But she’s very down to Earth,” the singer-songwriter told “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King.McCartney’s connection to the queen goes back to when he was a young boy. What happened at 10?” King asked McCartney.”Because the coronation was approaching, … “Let’s go to Paul McCartney at 10. … And I, like, stumbled up with legs of jelly, and it was the first time I’d ever kind of really been on a stage.”McCartney, former President Barack Obama and a maid of honor to the queen at her coronation reflect on the extraordinary reign of Elizabeth II in “The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King Special.” The special airs Friday, May 14 at 8 p.m. The Royals

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McCartney’s essay “had the lyrics of a love song, as Paul wrote about ‘our lovely young Queen,'” King said.”And lo and behold, I actually won it. “And I’m very nervous because they called out my name. “And I liked that idea.”Queen Elizabeth’s coronation was in June 1953, when she was 27 years old. ET on CBS and will be available to stream live and on demand on Paramount +. Paul McCartney on essay he wrote about Queen Elizabeth when he was 10 years old

May 11, 2021 / 11:12 AM
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McCartney recalls prize-winning school essay on queen

McCartney recalls prize-winning school essay … 00:52

In a CBS News special about Queen Elizabeth II, Sir Paul McCartney, who has met the monarch multiple times, says he would describe her as “down to Earth.”

“I think the thing about the Queen is that she’s – she’s royal, so you look up to her cause she’s royal. Preview: “The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King … I won my division,” McCartney said. 03:47

First published on May 11, 2021 / 11:12 AM there was a competition for all the schools in England you had to write an essay on the monarchy,” McCartney said.

Paul McCartney on Queen Elizabeth: “She’s very down to Earth”

But she’s very down to Earth,” the singer-songwriter told “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King.McCartney’s connection to the queen goes back to when he was a young boy. “Let’s go to Paul McCartney at 10. “And I’m very nervous because they called out my name. “And I liked that idea.”Queen Elizabeth’s coronation was in June 1953, when she was 27 years old. The Royals

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Paul McCartney on Queen Elizabeth: “She’s very down to Earth”

McCartney recalls prize-winning school essay on queen

Paul McCartney calls Queen Elizabeth “down to Earth”

Preview: “The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King Special”

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McCartney’s essay “had the lyrics of a love song, as Paul wrote about ‘our lovely young Queen,'” King said.”And lo and behold, I actually won it. What happened at 10?” King asked McCartney.”Because the coronation was approaching, … Preview: “The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King … … And I, like, stumbled up with legs of jelly, and it was the first time I’d ever kind of really been on a stage.”McCartney, former President Barack Obama and a maid of honor to the queen at her coronation reflect on the extraordinary reign of Elizabeth II in “The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King Special.” The special airs Friday, May 14 at 8 p.m. I won my division,” McCartney said. there was a competition for all the schools in England you had to write an essay on the monarchy,” McCartney said. Paul McCartney on essay he wrote about Queen Elizabeth when he was 10 years old

May 11, 2021 / 11:12 AM
/ CBS News

McCartney recalls prize-winning school essay on queen

McCartney recalls prize-winning school essay … 03:47

First published on May 11, 2021 / 11:12 AM ET on CBS and will be available to stream live and on demand on Paramount +. 00:52

In a CBS News special about Queen Elizabeth II, Sir Paul McCartney, who has met the monarch multiple times, says he would describe her as “down to Earth.”

“I think the thing about the Queen is that she’s – she’s royal, so you look up to her cause she’s royal.