Jimi Hendrix - The Cry Of Love

Jimi Hendrix
The Cry Of Love
Label: Polydor ‎– 2480 027
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Country: Australia
Date of released: 1971
Category: Rock
Style: Psychedelic Rock, Classic Rock


A1 Freedom
A2 Drifting
A3 Ezy Ryder
A4 Night Bird Flying
A5 My Friend
B1 Straight Ahead
B2 Astro Man
B3 Angel
B4 In From The Storm
B5 Belly Button Window


  • Artwork, Design, Photography By – Victor Kahn-Sunshine
  • Backing Vocals – Chris Wood (tracks: A3), Emeretta Marks* (tracks: B4), Steve Winwood (tracks: A3), The Ghetto Fighters (tracks: A1)
  • Bass – Billy Cox
  • Drums – Buddy Miles (tracks: A3)
  • Executive-Producer – Michael Jeffery*
  • Harp – Gers (tracks: A5)
  • Illustration – Nancy Reiner
  • Producer – Eddie Kramer
  • Producer, Drums – Mitch Mitchell
  • Producer, Written-By – Jimi Hendrix
  • Vibraphone [Vibes] – Buzzy Linhart (tracks: A2)


Label variation - different layout.
Inside gatefold:
Manufactured and distributed in Australia under licence.
Chris Wood and Steve Winwood are erroneously credited for playing vibes on A3.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-side): MX164381
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side): MX164382
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side Variation): A:A MX164381 2480 027-1
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side Variation): A MX164382 2480 027-2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MS2034 MS 2034 Jimi Hendrix The Cry Of Love ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Reprise Records MS2034 MS 2034 US Unknown
JM 029 Jimi Hendrix The Cry Of Love ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial, Dol) Jam JM 029 Poland Unknown
88843099652 Jimi Hendrix The Cry Of Love ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Experience Hendrix, Legacy 88843099652 US 2014
M5 2034 Jimi Hendrix The Cry Of Love ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Reprise Records M5 2034 US Unknown
MPA 7007 Jimi Hendrix The Cry Of Love ‎(LP, Album, RE) Polydor MPA 7007 Japan 1980