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Rockers react to Ginger Baker's death

News 07/10/2019

Rockers around the world have been pouring heartfelt messages on the internet to remember Ginger Baker, Cream drummer who recently passed away at the age of 80.

The drummer co-founded Cream in 1966 alongside Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce. The group released a total of four albums before breaking up two years later. In 1969, he formed a short-lived band, Blind Faith with Clapton, Steve Winwood and Ric Grech. He then formed his own band a year later called Air Force, and began releasing a number of solo albums until his last studio album Why? in 2014.

See below to read what rockers like Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Mick Jagger and more has to say about the legendary drummer.