Paul McCartney Wins Ultimate Legend Award
A one-off gong is given to the forefather of Liverpool music
Sir Paul McCartney has collected his Ultimate Legend Award from fellow legend Bono at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2008.
The Beatles star- who practically invented pop music well over 40 years ago- was at the Liverpool Echo Arena for our show.
Presenting the prize U2-man Bono introduced Macca saying You call him Sir, I call him Lord, Saint Paul McCartney!
The Beatles were the founders of the Liverpool music scene which still thrives to this day, while the group is undoubtedly the most influential band in history.
Sir Paul himself is co-founder of the hugely successful Liverpool Institute Of Performing Arts (LIPA).