Sir Paul McCartney’s grandchildren prefer games and television to playing the guitar | Entertainment
Sir Paul McCartney’s grandchildren would rather play games and watch television than listen to their “Grandude” play the guitar.
The Beatles icon, a grandfather of eight, has occasionally revealed that he will perform for his offspring, but for the most part they aren’t “remotely interested”.
In an interview with the Daily Mirror newspaper, the ‘Let it Be’ hitmaker said: “Yes, I play around the house occasionally – it depends on what they’re doing. They maybe have some play and I’m trying. say, “Look, people come to me, pay money, but you’re not even closely interested.”
And they say, “Grandpa, look, do you mind? We are watching this program.
“But sometimes they’re interested and I’ll play something.”
Hitmaker “Hey Jude” also revealed that the only story they like he sings at bedtime is “Blackbird” from “The White Album” from 1968, which McCartney wrote after hearing a blackbird’s call. in Rishikesh, India.
He said: “Sometimes I was there at bedtime and sang a little song to them and the one they liked best was ‘Blackbird’.
What’s interesting is that these songs happen because people put them in movies and kids see movies.
“The Boss Baby” contained “Blackbird” and “Sing” contained “Golden Slumbers” and a few other songs, so the kids would get to know them. I like this. It means the songs become children’s favorites. “
McCartney’s grandchildren are the children of Mary, Arthur, 22, Elliot, 19, Sam, 13, and Sid, 10, and Miller, 16, Bailey, 14, Beckett, 13, and Reiley, 10 years old, whose mother is fashion designer Stella.
The 79-year-old music legend has just released his second children’s picture book titled “Grandude’s Green Submarine”.
And the new book features Nandude, in honor of Paul’s wife, Nancy Shevell, 61.
The ‘Eleanor Rigby’ star added, “Of course my wife’s name is Nancy, she’s absolutely convinced it’s her. Right and then I realized a lot of people call their grandma Nah so I thought it was perfect, Nandude. “