It was “Good Day Sunshine” for the international space station crew Sunday morning.
NASA astronaut Bill McArthur and Russian cosmonaut Valery Tokarev were treated to a live wake-up call of the Beatles classic in a first-ever concert linkup to the space station.
On Earth, former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney performed the hit and another song, “English Tea,” on Saturday night before a cheering crowd as part of his 11-week “US” tour.
November 17, 2005
Paul McCartney Sings into Space
It would be a toss-up in terms of ranking "the coolest thing that ever happened to me: " Hanging out in the space station, AND having Paul McCartney sing to me live. Both on the same day!