Ginger Baker, Cream’s Quick-Tempered Drummer

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In the late 1960s, three musicians formed the British rock band Cream. While most of you would recognize the band’s guitarist, Eric Clapton, fewer will probably recognize the name of the band’s drummer. This drummer was Ginger Baker, and we advise you not to dismiss him or his legacy. His career is extraordinary and his personal life is astonishing, to the point that his involvement with Cream almost falls by the wayside. If you doubt that last sentence, we suggest you keep reading to find out more! 1. Thanks, Captain ObviousLet’s get the most obvious fact out of the way first. Yes, he was nic…

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