My Brother Jake

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"My Brother Jake"
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Single by Free
B-side"Only My Soul"
Released1971
Format7-inch single
GenreBlues rock
LabelIsland
Songwriter(s)Andy Fraser, Paul Rodgers
Producer(s)Free
Free singles chronology
"The Highway Song"
(1971)
"My Brother Jake"
(1971)
"Little Bit of Love"
(1972)

"My Brother Jake" is a song and single by British band, Free. Written by lead singer Paul Rodgers and bass guitarist Andy Fraser, it was first released in the UK in 1971.[1]

Background and chart success[edit]

The song was the second chart success by Free. It reached number four in the UK charts in 1971 and was in the charts for 11 weeks.[2] It was described by Dave Thompson of AllMusic as a "gorgeous knockabout" of a song.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "My Brother Jake". Discogs. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Free". www.officialcharts.com. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Highway — Free". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 19 March 2015.

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