Paul McCartney’s Legacy to be honored by Royal Mail Stamps!
Arguably the most celebrated artist that the UK has ever produced, Sir Paul McCartney‘s legacy is being honored once again. This time, the Beatle is getting his own commemorative Royal Mail Stamps, as revealed by the British Royal Mail services. In fact, it won’t be just one, but a series of stamps that will honor the legacy of the musician.
Paul McCartney to get special Royal Mail Stamps!
Set to be released on May 28, the stamps were made in close collaboration with Sir Paul McCartney. Eight of the stamps will feature his artwork from his solo LPs, including his latest McCartney III. Whereas the remaining four stamps feature pictures of McCartney himself at work in the studio, spanning three decades. And McCartney shared a video clip on Twitter containing the visuals of the stamps as well:
Furthermore, Royal Mail’s David Gold said in a statement, honoring McCartney’s music and legacy:
Paul McCartney remains a vital figure at the centre of rock and pop, an artist whose legacy is immense, but whose work continues to generate popular attention and critical acclaim. This dedicated stamp issue is a fitting tribute to one of the UK’s much-loved and revered musical icons.
Paul McCartney has now joined an elite group of artists who have the honor of having their own Royal Mail stamps. The first one was the late David Bowie in 2017, whereas the second one was Sir Elton John in 2019. These stamps will be very valuable for any stamp collector. And if you’re interested, you can pre-order here. Furthermore, there is a list of other items that will attract many enthusiasts and collectors. Make sure you don’t miss out on them!