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Spies Like Us
Paul McCartney- Spies Like Us
Released 18 November 1985
B-Side My Carnival
Genre New wave
Length 4:48
Single Guide
We All Stand Together

"Spies Like Us" is the title song to the 1985 Warner Bros. motion picture of the same name, starring Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, and Donna Dixon. It was written and performed by Paul McCartney, and reached #7 on the Billboard singles chart in early 1986, making it McCartney's last US top ten hit until 2015. It also reached #13 in the UK.


  • Paul McCartney – vocals, bass, electric guitar, drums, keyboards, percussion, tambourine
  • Eddie Rayner – synthesizers
  • Eric Stewart – backing vocals
  • Kate Robbins – backing vocals
  • Ruby James – backing vocals
  • Linda McCartney – backing vocals