Eric Clapton

By the time Eric Clapton launched his solo career with the release of his self-titled debut album in mid-1970, he was long established as one of the world's major rock stars due to his group affiliations -- the Yardbirds, John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Cream, and Blind Faith -- which had demonstrated his claim to being the best rock guitarist of his generation. That it took Clapton so long to go out on his own, however, was evidence of a degree of reticence unusual for one of his stature. And his debut album, though it spawned the Top 40 hit "After Midnight," was typical of his self-effacing approach: it was, in effect, an album by the group he had lately been featured in, Delaney & Bonnie & Friends.

More Eric Clapton


Recently Played

  1. 10/29/2014 10:31:20 AMAfter Midnight
  2. 10/22/2014 12:40:15 PMLay Down Sally
  3. 10/20/2014 12:58:26 PMForever Man
  4. 10/14/2014 3:10:03 PMCocaine
  5. 10/11/2014 8:12:02 AMLay Down Sally
  6. 10/4/2014 6:45:31 PMCocaine
  7. 10/1/2014 3:29:10 PMAfter Midnight
  8. 9/30/2014 11:33:58 AMAfter Midnight