The Free Electric Band (album)

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The Free Electric Band
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Studio album by Albert Hammond
Released 1973
Genre Pop rock, soft rock
Label Mums Records 32267
Producer Albert Hammond
Albert Hammond chronology
It Never Rains in Southern California
(1972)It Never Rains in Southern California1972
The Free Electric Band
Albert Hammond
(1974)Albert Hammond1974
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]

The Free Electric Band is an album by Albert Hammond released by Mums Records.[2] The album landed on the Billboard 200 chart, reaching #193.[3]

The single title song hit #48 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #19 on the UK Singles Chart in 1973. The single "The Peacemaker" hit #51 on the Adult Contemporary chart and #80 on the Billboard Hot 100.[4]

The album was produced and arranged by Hammond.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by Albert Hammond & Mike Hazlewood

  1. "Smokey Factory Blues"
  2. "The Peacemaker"
  3. "Woman of the World"
  4. "Everything I Want to Do"
  5. "Who's for Lunch Today"
  6. "The Free Electric Band"
  7. "Rebecca"
  8. "The Day the British Army Lost the War"
  9. "For the Peace of All Mankind"
  10. "I Think I'll Go That Way"

Session personnel[edit]

Chart positions[edit]


Year Chart Peak Position
1973 Billboard 200 193


Year Single Chart Peak Position
1973 "The Free Electric Band" Billboard Hot 100 48
1973 "The Free Electric Band" UK Singles Chart 19
1973 "The Peacemaker" Billboard Hot 100 80
1973 "The Peacemaker" Adult Contemporary Chart 51