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Barry McGuire (born 15 October 1935) is an American singer-songwriter best known for his 1965 hit with the song "Eve of Destruction", and later as a pioneering singer and songwriter of Contemporary Christian Music.

As a folk-rock solo singer in the 1960s, McGuire is best known for his hits "Eve of Destruction" and "Sins of the Family", both written by P.F. Sloan, as were his other chart successes, "Child of Our Times"…

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  • I'm sure Barry McGuire is mourning P.F. Sloan's passing today; he owes his career, at least his notoritity, to him having written both Eve Of Destruction and Sins Of The Family. Poor Sloan really was invisible to the majority, such a talented man, a big loss.
  • Barry was banned from the airwaves unofficially, because of this song. American capitalists were making too much money in Vietnam to allow music that might wake someone from their slumber.
  • >1 Eve Of Destruction 666
  • Good man <><
  • Eve Of Destruction <3
  • looks a lot like Rain.
  • looks a bit like Oliver Kahn... [4]
  • thanx...unfuckable image)
  • Vote! http://www.last.fm/music/Barry+McGuire/+images/53444611
  • looks a bit like Oliver Kahn... [3]

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