McCartney announces another U.S. concert date

Sir Paul arrives in Japan, earlier this week.

Sir Paul arrives in Japan, earlier this week.

Just weeks from his 73rd birthday, Paul McCartney is keeping up his active touring schedule. McCartney has announced his first US arena show this year will take place at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center on June 21 It’ll be his first Philly appearance in five years.

McCartney is also set to play at Firefly festival (Dover, Delaware) on June 19 and Lollapalooza (Chicago) on July 31. Earlier this week, fans in Osaka mobbed McCartney, as he arrived in Japan for a string of tour dates that were called off last year because of illness.

Also this week, the Sunday Times revealed that Sir Paul is the UK’s wealthiest musician, with an estimated fortune of more than one billion dollars. The newspaper reports the Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger and Keith Richard are each worth more than $300 million. Ringo Starr’s net worth is pegged at $270 million.

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