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Eric Clapton Announces Tribute Concert for Ginger Baker

One of the greatest guitarists of all time is honoring one of the greatest drummers of all time. Eric Clapton has announced a tribute concert for late friend and former bandmate Ginger Baker . The show will happen on February 17 th at London’s Hammersmith Apollo with proceeds benefiting Leonard...
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Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, and More Remember Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker , the iconic drummer behind the band Cream , passed away this weekend at the age of 80 after spending the week in the hospital. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote Sunday morning . "Thank you to everyone for...
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Cream Drummer Ginger Baker Dies at 80

Ginger Baker , the drumming force behind Cream passed away on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 after an extended time in the hospital at the age of 80. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote on his social media. "Thank you to...
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Cream Drummer Ginger Baker is Critically Ill

The man who kept the beat for one of the original power trios is in failing health. Ginger Baker , a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Cream , is critically ill in the hospital. His family shared the news on the drummer’s official Twitter account Wednesday: “The Baker family are sad to...
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