Paul McCartney's 40 Greatest Solo Songs

The definitive guide to his post-Beatles best – chart smashes, psychedelic curiosities, punk, folk, disco and plenty of silly love songs

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22. "Monkberry Moon Delight"

An ominous late-night fantasy: Over a hard-chugging piano riff, McCartney wails about getting loony under some exotic influence, with "a piano up my nose." "It's like abstract painting," he told RS. "People go, 'Wow – is that cocaine?' And I go, 'No. It's a piano up his nose. Haven't you ever seen surrealist paintings?'"

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