Peter Edward "Ginger" Baker (born 19 August 1939 in Lewisham, South London) is an English drummer, best known as the founder of the rock band Cream. He is also known for his numerous associations with world music, mainly the use of African influences. He has also had other collaborations such as with Blind Faith, Gary Moore, Hawkwind, Masters of Reality and Public Image Ltd.
Baker is widely recognized as one of the most influential drummers of all time. He has had a significant influence on the rock genre and has inspired many drummers.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license