"Toad" is an instrumental by British rock band Cream and was released on their 1966 debut album, Fresh Cream. Composed by drummer Ginger Baker, the piece is a five-minute drum solo (with a brief guitar and bass introduction and ending). Although drum solos are common in jazz, "Toad" is one of the earliest recorded by a rock group.

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"Toad"
Instrumental by Cream
from the album Fresh Cream
Released9 December 1966 (1966-12-09)
RecordedJuly ā€“ October 1966
StudioRayrik & Ryemuse, London
GenreRock
Length5:09
Label
Composer(s)Ginger Baker
Producer(s)Robert Stigwood
Audio sample
Sample from Fresh Cream
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