William Daniel McCafferty 14 October 1946 – 8 November 2022 was a Scottish vocalist, best known as the lead singer for the Scottish hard rock band Nazareth from its founding in 1968 to his retirement from touring with the band in 2013.

Dan McCafferty was born in Dunfermline, Scotland.

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Under the influence of artists such as Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry and Otis Redding, he became one of the founding members of Nazareth in 1968.

He appeared on all of Nazareth’s albums up to 2014 and toured with them for 45 years.

He co-wrote some of the big Nazareth hits, including “Broken Down Angel”, and “Bad Bad Boy”. He released three solo albums.

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Of course McCafferty was married and had two children. His children’s names are currently unknown.