Pete Ham was a member of the group “Badfinger”. Paul McCartney gave them a song to use for the soundtrack to “The Magic Christian” which featured Ringo Starr and Peter Sellers. The song “Come and Get It” became a hit. They had a few more hit singles, “No Matter What” and “Baby Blue” before breaking-up. He also wrote the song “Without You” that became a number one hit for Nilsson. Pete committed suicide on April 24rd of 1975 at the age of 27.