Paul McCartney to perform at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford in June

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Paul McCartney will perform at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, June 16.

Paul McCartney’s upcoming Got Back Tour will include a June 16 concert at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford. Tickets go on Feb. 25 at 10 a.m., with pre-sales beginning Feb. 22. Visit

“I said at the end of the last tour that I’d see you next time. I said I was going to get back to you. Well, I got back!,” McCartney said in a press release.

The tour will begin April 28 in Spokane, Wash., and end at MetLife Stadium. Other East Coast dates include the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, June 4; Fenway Park in Boston, June 7; and Orioles Park in Baltimore, June 12.

McCartney will turn 80 on June 18, two days after the MetLife Stadium show.

This will be McCartney’s ninth New Jersey concert (not counting his 1964 show with The Beatles in Atlantic City). Click here to see a list of all of his shows in New Jersey, through the years.

“We are honored to have one of the world’s most influential artists come back to New Jersey for another spectacular concert at MetLife Stadium,” said Ron VanDeVeen, MetLife Stadium president and CEO, in press release. “To celebrate Sir Paul McCartney’s return to MetLife Stadium, we are extending an unprecedented tribute by painting his name in our end zones. PAUL McCARTNEY will be emblazoned on our field in 20-foot-tall letters.”

According to the press release: “The process to paint the end zones began this morning and will continue throughout the day. Each end zone will have PAUL McCARTNEY in 20-foot-tall white letters against a black background. GOT BACK and JUNE 16 will be on the 50-yard-line and #PAULMcCARTNEYGOTBACK on each sideline. MetLife Stadium will offer three open sessions next week for fans to come in and take their own photos to commemorate this tribute. Sessions are Tuesday, Feb. 22, 12pm-2pm; Wednesday, Feb. 23, 5:30pm – 7:30pm; and Thursday, Feb. 24, time TBD.”

These will be McCartney’s first concerts since 2019.

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