Love me crew! Paul McCartney is joined by his family for sea jaunt to celebrate his 80th birthday
Love me crew! Paul McCartney and fashion designer daughter Stella, 50, joke around on a luxury yacht in Mykonos as the Beatles star is joined by his family to celebrate his 80th birthday ahead of Glastonbury’s performance
Sir Paul McCartney is celebrating his 80th birthday with his family this weekend and appears to be in no rush to return.
The former Beatle took his family on a cruise off the Greek island of Mykonos.
On board the yacht were his wife Nancy Shevell, 62, daughters Stella, 50, and Mary, 52, Stella’s husband Alasdhair, and Mary’s sons Arthur and Elliot.
Fun in the sun: Sir Paul McCartney celebrates his 80th birthday with his family over the weekend and is in no rush to return
Sir Paul, in wet navy knickers and shirt, joked with his wife after they took a dip in the sea.
Fashion designer Stella also took the plunge in a black one-piece and was seen athletically using a rope to pull herself in and out of the water.
On Saturday, Sir Paul becomes the oldest solo artist to headline Glastonbury.
Mary, donning an elegant black and white jumpsuit, snapped photos of Sir Paul and his family enjoying the evening sun on the boat together.
Dressed simply in a white shirt and dark trousers, Sir Paul looked relaxed and content as he opened gifts from his family on his milestone birthday.
Vacation: The former Beatle took his family on a cruise off the Greek island of Mykonos (pictured embracing wife Nancy)
Hear what the man said: Sir Paul, watched by Mary, with grandsons Arthur, 23, and Elliot, 19
The musician was greeted on Saturday with an abundance of good wishes, while a large number of celebrities wished him a happy 80th birthday.
The birthday greetings were led by other Beatles favorite Ringo Star and their late bandmate John Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono, while friends like Ronnie Wood, Mick Hucknall and Piers Morgan.
Yoko took to Twitter over the weekend to share a throwback snap of herself and the birthday boy.
Alongside the image, she wrote ‘Dear Paul, Happy 80th Birthday and much, much more! From a partner in Peace… love, yoko.’
Letting go: Paul’s daughter Stella McCartney jumped on a rope during the trip
Performance: Sir Paul becomes the oldest solo artist to headline Glastonbury on Saturday
Congratulations: The musician was greeted with a plethora of good wishes on Saturday, as a host of celebrities wished him a happy 80th birthday, including by John Lennon’s widower Yoko Ono
Peace and love: As fellow Beatles star Ringo Starr uploaded an image of himself flashing a peace sign as he wrote: ‘They say it’s your birthday Saturday happy birthday Paul love your man’
While fellow Beatles star Ringo Starr uploaded an image of himself holding a peace sign while writing, “They say it’s your birthday, Saturday happy birthday Paul love you man, have a nice day peace and love Ringo and Barbara love love, peace and love.’
Meanwhile, Rolling Stones rocker Ronnie Wood shared a plethora of photos of himself and Paul over the years, including some of Paul’s first wife Linda and Ronnie’s wife Sally.
He wrote ‘Wishing @paulmccartney a very happy 80th birthday!’ while taking a trip down memory lane on Instagram.
Meanwhile, the Beatles’ official Twitter history harks back to the past as they shared a montage video of Paul over the years, both as a solo artist with band members Ringo, John and George Harrison.
In light of the special occasion, the clip was put on the Beatles’ 1968 song Birthday.
Throwback: Meanwhile, the Beatles’ official Twitter history harks back to the past as they shared a montage video of Paul over the years, both as a solo artist with band members Ringo, John and George Harrison