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Barbara McNair (March 4, 1934 - February 4, 2007) was an African-American singer and actress.

Born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Racine, Wisconsin, McNair studied music at the American Conservatory of Music in Chicago. Her big break came with a win on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts, which led to bookings at The Purple Onion and the Cocoanut Grove.

She soon became one of the country's most popular headliners and a guest on such television variety shows as The Steve Allen… read more

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  • Just discovered this lovely lady. Such an amazing voice. I really wish she'd gotten more recognition as a singer.
  • Baby a Go-Go needs more plays. Find it, play it, love it.
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  • Barbara McNair was one very talented and beautiful lady. The woman was exceptional at whatever she did, whether it was onscreen or the recording studio or the stage.
  • youre gonna love my baby,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,classic
  • Wonderful Voice and she deserves some love in her Shoutbox. Rest In Peace

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