Paul McCartney said he had to be “super precise” around Stevie Wonder while they were making “Ebony and Ivory” because he could hear all the mistakes; “He’s just music.”

Paul McCartney had an interesting time with Stevie Wonder working on their song “Ebony and Ivory” in 1982. The former Beatle said he had to be “super precise” around the virtuoso because he could hear every mistake.

Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder |: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images

Paul McCartney had to wait a long time before Stevie Wonder showed up to film Ebony and Ivory.

In Lyrics from 1956 to the presentPaul said he wrote “Ebony and Ivory” in 1980 “as a response to the issue of racial tension which was causing a lot of conflict in Britain at the time”.

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