McCartney Goes Back To School


When people say "school rocks," they really mean it. More than 400 high school students had the opportunity to attend an iHeartRadio Q&A and performance with Paul McCartney on Oct. 9.

The surprise event was hosted by on air talent New York Q1043's Jim Kerr and featured a Q&A and performance featuring McCartney at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, a New York City public arts high school in Astoria, Queens. Attending the event was singer Tony Bennett, who founded the school in 2001 in partnership with the NYC Department of Education.

An iHeartRadio "Album Release Party with Paul McCartney: A Q&A and Performance," which celebrates the release of his upcoming album NEW, streams on Yahoo!, Oct. 14 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The show will also air on iHeartRadio.com/pm, Oct. 15.