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29 October 2015
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Hi, Hi, Hi single artwork - Wings

Written by: Paul and Linda McCartney
Recorded: November 1972
Producer: Paul McCartney

Released: 1 December 1972 (UK), 4 December 1972 (US)

Paul McCartney: vocals, electric guitar, bass guitar
Linda McCartney: vocals, organ
Denny Laine: vocals, electric guitar
Henry McCullough: electric guitar
Denny Seiwell: drums, cowbell

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I hadn't put this together before... Joe mentions that a police officer found 5 marijuana plants on McCartney's HIGH Park Farm.

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Like @Joe 's write-up suggests, this is one big pile of druggy single which McCartney "didn't know" (a likely story) would be taken out of context or on face value. If Hi, Hi, Hi wasn't going to clue you in, C Moon is the slam-dunk of 420 smoke bongs errydai. It's quite brazen and hilarious. For all the controversy, Hi, Hi, Hi is a big old 12 bar rock song, there's nothing much remarkable about it, but it is a fine example of Paul's rock singing.

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