Give Ireland Back to the Irish by Wings


"Give Ireland Back to the Irish" is a song written by Paul and Linda McCartney in response to the events of Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland on 30 January 1972. Recorded on 1 February 1972 at Island Studios, in London, it was released as Wings' debut single on 25 February 1972 in the UK, and a few days later in the US. It was the first recorded song by the band to include Irish guitarist Henry McCullough. A rehearsal of the band playing the song was filmed.