Andy Fraser (born 7 August 1952, London) is an English musician, best known for his songwriting and bass playing with Free.
He started playing the piano at five years old, and was trained classically until the age of twelve, when he switched to guitar. By thirteen, he was playing in the East End, West Indian clubs and, after being expelled from school at 15, he enrolled at the Hammersmith F.E. College. There, he met Sappho Korner, daughter of Alexis Korner, who subsequently became a father-figure to him. In 1968, Korner received a telephone call from John Mayall, who was looking for a bass player. Korner suggested Fraser and, at age 15, he was in a pro band and earning £50 a week, though it was a brief tenure.
Korner was also instrumental in Fraser's next move, to the influential band Free, which consisted of Paul Rodgers (vocals), Paul Kossoff (guitar) and Simon Kirke (drums). Fraser produced and co-wrote the song "All Right Now" with Rodgers, a # 1 hit in over 20 territories and...
Track listing: Healing HandsYours FaithfullyStand ReadyToo Far to Turn Back NowDon't LeaveAll I Want Is YouJungleHands of TimeDeliveranceSomeone Watching Over MeFamilyThe NightStanding at Your Window http://www.andyfraser.com/
Track listing: Fine, Fine LineBranded by the FireChinese EyesKnocking at Your DoorA Million Miles AwayDo You Love MeNight to Last ForeverDangerOne Night Love AffairLiving This Eternal Dream http://www.andyfraser.com/
Track listing: Don't Hide Your Love AwayChanged ManAin't Gonna WorryI Wanna Be ThereBring It on HomeDouble Heart TroubleKeep on Loving YouLove Is All AroundBaby ForeverTrain of LoveLet Your Love Come OutEase on OutBe Good to YourselfGotta Steal AwayListen to the RainLeave Your Love-Light ShineTalkin 'Bout My BabyAin't No SubstituteNeed Someone to Love http://www.andyfraser.com/