Off the Ground (song)

"Off the Ground"

Photo taken 1977.
Single by Paul McCartney
from the album Off the Ground
A-side "Off the Ground"
B-side "Cosmically Conscious"
Released 19 April 1993 (US)
Format 7" single, CD single
Recorded 1993
Genre Rock
Length 3:41
Label Parlophone/EMI
Writer(s) Paul McCartney
Producer Paul McCartney and Julian Mendelsohn
Paul McCartney singles chronology
"C'Mon People"
"Off the Ground"
"Young Boy"

"Off the Ground" is a song by Paul McCartney and is from the album from the same name. The video can be seen on the DVD collection, The McCartney Years. The video was shot by Industrial Light & Magic. Some behind the scenes footage can be seen on the out of print VHS, Movin' On. The video features "Soggy Noodle", a short acoustic piece played as an intro which can be found as a B-side on the single release. In the US, it reached #27 on the Adult Contemporary chart.[1]

The song was played live during The New World Tour that followed the release of the album; however, the song was omitted on the live album, Paul is Live.

Track listings

7" single
  1. "Off the Ground"
  2. "Cosmically Conscious"
CD single
  1. "Off the Ground"
  2. "Cosmically Conscious"
  3. "Style Style"
  4. "Sweet Sweet Memories"
  5. "Soggy Noodle"


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