Dan McCafferty Hard rock Artist

Dan McCafferty (born William Daniel McCafferty, 14 October 1946, Dunfermline, Scotland) is the lead singer for the Scottish hard rock band, Nazareth. Under the influence of artists such as Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry and Otis Redding, McCafferty became one of the founding members of Nazareth in 1968. He has appeared on all of Nazareth's albums and has toured with them for over 40 years. He has released two solo albums.

Personal details

Date of birth
October 14th, 1946
Place of birth

Musical acts

1.Nazareth Hard rock, Blues rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Pop rock

1968 -

Nazareth are a Scottish hard rock band, founded in 1968, that had several hits in the United Kingdom in the early 1970s, and established an international audience with their 1975 album Hair of the Dog. Perhaps their best-known hit single was a cover of the ballad "Love Hurts", in 1975. The band continues to record and tour.

Member history

Member Role Start End
Drums December, 1968 April, 1999
Pete Agnew
Bass December, 1968
Lead Vocals December, 1968
Guitar December, 1968 May, 1990
Guitar September, 1978 July, 1980
Guitar July, 1980 1983
Keyboard July, 1980 1982
Keyboard 1994 2002
Guitar 1994
Drums April, 1999


Album title Released Type
Greatest Hits 1971 Studio album
Exercises 1972 Studio album
Razamanaz 1973 Studio album
Loud 'n' Proud 1973 Studio album
Rampant 1974 Studio album
Hair of the Dog 1975 Studio album
Close Enough for Rock 'n' Roll 1976 Studio album
Play 'n' the Game 1976 Studio album
Expect No Mercy 1977 Studio album
No Mean City 1978 Studio album
Malice in Wonderland 1980 Studio album
The Fool Circle 1981 Studio album
2XS 1982 Studio album
Sound Elixir 1983 Studio album
The Catch 1984 Studio album
Cinema 1986 Studio album
Snakes 'n' Ladders 1989 Studio album
No Jive 1991 Studio album
Move Me 1994 Studio album
Boogaloo 1998 Studio album
The Newz 2008 Studio album
Big Dogz 2011 Studio album

Official website

Music albums

Album title Release date Release type Recording type Recording length Additional artists Contributors
Into the Ring
1987 Album on compact disc
Dan McCafferty
1975 Album

Movie performances

1. Nazareth: Homecoming (2005)

Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet


Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
United States of America


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