Cover of Wingspan: Hits & History (disc 1)

From Wingspan: Hits & History (disc 1) and 16 other releases

“Jet” is a song from Paul McCartney and Wings’ Band on the Run album. The song peaked at #7 in both the UK and U.S. charts on March 30, 1974. Along with “Helen Wheels” and “Junior’s Farm”, it is another McCartney song where his primary inspiration for composing the song arose in daily life. It was recorded mainly at EMI’s studio in Lagos, Nigeria.

When first released, the single’s B-side was “Mamunia”, another track from Band on the Run. However, it was soon replaced with “Let Me Roll It”.

The song has been said to be about McCartney’s Labrador Retriever, named “Jet”.

The Australian rock band Jet gets their name from this song.


Everyone’s tags

More tags

Is this the wrong video for this track? Suggest a better video

Flag video

Albums featuring this track (17)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
Paul McCartney & Wings - Bluebird 3:43 134,668
Paul McCartney & Wings - Band on the Run 4:13 141,394
Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed 3:51 256,988
Paul McCartney - Another Day 3:41 88,081
Wings - Silly Love Songs 5:54 45,036
Wings - Listen To What The Man Said 3:55 24,881

Listening Trend

84,112listeners all time
317,826scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more


Leave a comment. Log in to or sign up.

Top Listeners