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Disraeli Gears is the second studio album by Cream, released in 1967. It is generally considered to be their strongest and most popular release. Upon release, it hit number one in the Australian and US (Cashbox) charts.

The album is most famous for the hits "Strange Brew" and "Sunshine Of Your Love", the latter of which is essentially Cream's Signature Song. It was also subject of a documentary about the creative process behind the making of this album in the series Classic Albums.


Side One

  1. "Strange Brew" (2:46)
  2. "Sunshine Of Your Love" (4:10)
  3. "World Of Pain" (3:03)
  4. "Dance The Night Away" (3:34)
  5. "Blue Condition" (3:29)

Side Two

  1. "Tales Of Brave Ulysses" (2:46)
  2. "SWLABR" (2:32)
  3. "We're Going Wrong" (3:26)
  4. "Outside Woman Blues" (2:24)
  5. "Take It Back" (3:05)
  6. "Mother's Lament" (1:47)

Principal Members:

  • Ginger Baker - drums, percussion, backing and lead vocals
  • Jack Bruce - lead vocals, bass, piano, harmonica
  • Eric Clapton - guitar, backing and lead vocals

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