b. 5 Might 1947, Newton, Massachusetts, USA. McNamara was a genuine person in the cast from the Broadway musical Locks in the 60s playing the business lead part of Claude from 1969-71, before putting two singles within the graphs in 1970. The same yr, he authorized with the brand new York-based Steed Information, possessed by songwriter Jeff Barry, and documented ‘Lay JUST A LITTLE Lovin’ On Me’, compiled by each of them plus Jim Cretecos. It reached quantity 11 in america that summer season, and was accompanied by ‘Got TO TRUST In Like’, which presented other performers fromHair on support vocals. The next single didn’t reach quantity 80, nevertheless, and McNamara’s documenting career ended.