Eric Clapton
Awards Won
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class - Not-Exclusively-Made-For-Television Variety
Music
Comedy Event Programs
Grammy Award for Best Rock Song
Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Grammy Award for Song of the Year
Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album
Grammy Award for Album of the Year
MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video
Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album
Grammy Award for Record of the Year
British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Original Television Music
Schools
Hollyfield School
Kingston College
Age
73
Credits (Film)
Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon 2
Lethal Weapon 4
Blues Brothers 2000
Lethal Weapon 3
Tommy
Rush
The Story of Us
Nil by Mouth
Communion
Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll
The Van
Water
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus
Homeboy
The Very Best of Cher: The Video Hits Collection
Wonderwall
Concert for George
John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
Cucumber Castle
Sweet Toronto
A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: The Crossroads Benefit
MTV Unplugged: Ballads
Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007
Live in Hyde Park
Eric Clapton & Friends: Live 1986
Music for Montserrat
MTV Unplugged: Superstars
The Cream of Eric Clapton
Blind Faith: London Hyde Park: 1969
Carl Perkins and Friends
Eric Clapton: Live at Montreux 1986
Eric Clapton: 24 Nights
Michael Kamen: Concerto for Saxophone
Babyface: MTV Unplugged NYC 1997
Clapton Chronicles: The Best of Eric Clapton
Legends: Live at Montreux 1997
Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004
The Life & Music of Ronnie Lane: The Passing Show
Wyclef Jean's All-Star Jam at Carnegie Hall
Party at the Palace
Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood: Live from Madison Square Garden
The Story of the Yardbirds
Chicago Blues Reunion: Buried Alive in the Blues
John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers and Friends: 70th Birthday Concert
Jeff Beck: Live at Ronnie Scott's
Cream: Disraeli Gears
Cream: Classic Artists
The Beatles: Around the World
Doyle Bramhall II: Live from the Great Wall of China
Joe Bonamassa: Live From the Royal Albert Hall
Wonders of the World Music Series: Great Wall of China
B.B. King & Friends: Night of Blistering Blues
Eric Clapton: One More Car
One More Rider
Eric Clapton: Sessions for Robert Johnson
Band Du Lac: One Night Only Live
Eric Clapton: Music in Review
Otis Rush & Friends
Eric Clapton: After Midnight Live
Inside Cream: 1966-1969
Eric Clapton: Layla
Guitars Played
Gibson SG
C. F. Martin & Company
Fender Stratocaster
Category
Band/Musician
Works Written
Clapton: The Autobiography
Credits
Back to the Future
Heat
Captain Phillips
Lethal Weapon 4
Birthdate
1945-03-30
Birthplace
Ripley
United Kingdom
Films Acted In
Blues Brothers 2000
Tommy
Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll
Water
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus
The Very Best of Cher: The Video Hits Collection
John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
Cucumber Castle
Concert for George
Sweet Toronto
A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: The Crossroads Benefit
MTV Unplugged: Ballads
Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007
Live in Hyde Park
Eric Clapton & Friends: Live 1986
Music for Montserrat
MTV Unplugged: Superstars
The Cream of Eric Clapton
Blind Faith: London Hyde Park: 1969
Eric Clapton: Live at Montreux 1986
Carl Perkins and Friends
Eric Clapton: 24 Nights
Babyface: MTV Unplugged NYC 1997
Michael Kamen: Concerto for Saxophone
Clapton Chronicles: The Best of Eric Clapton
Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004
Legends: Live at Montreux 1997
Wyclef Jean's All-Star Jam at Carnegie Hall
The Life & Music of Ronnie Lane: The Passing Show
Party at the Palace
Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood: Live from Madison Square Garden
The Story of the Yardbirds
John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers and Friends: 70th Birthday Concert
Chicago Blues Reunion: Buried Alive in the Blues
Cream: Disraeli Gears
Jeff Beck: Live at Ronnie Scott's
Cream: Classic Artists
The Beatles: Around the World
Wonders of the World Music Series: Great Wall of China
B.B. King & Friends: Night of Blistering Blues
Eric Clapton: One More Car
One More Rider
Doyle Bramhall II: Live from the Great Wall of China
Eric Clapton: Sessions for Robert Johnson
Joe Bonamassa: Live From the Royal Albert Hall
Eric Clapton: Music in Review
Band Du Lac: One Night Only Live
Eric Clapton: Layla
Otis Rush & Friends
Eric Clapton: After Midnight Live
Inside Cream: 1966-1969
Nationality
England
Career Began
London
United Kingdom
Parents
Patricia Molly Clapton
Edward Walter Fryer
Children
Conor Clapton
Julie Rose Clapton
Ella May Clapton
Ruth Clapton
Sophie Belle Clapton
Genres
Blues-rock
Rock music
Reggae
Pop rock
Soft rock
Psychedelic rock
Blues
Hard rock
Labels
RSO Records
ATCO Records
Deram Records
Polydor Records
Reprise Records
Apple Records
Surfdog Records
Warner Bros. Records
Albums
461 Ocean Boulevard
Crossroads
Pilgrim
Journeyman
Tears in Heaven
August
Behind the Sun
There's One in Every Crowd
Blues Breakers With Eric Clapton
The Road to Escondido
Layla (acoustic)
Concert for George
Lethal Weapon 3
Clapton Chronicles: The Best of Eric Clapton
Me and Mr. Johnson
Backless
Unplugged
Eric Clapton
From the Cradle
Slowhand
The First Time I Met the Blues
The Legends Collection: The Eric Clapton Collection
Volume 2
The Early Cream of Eric Clapton
Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker
Eric Clapton Stages
British Rock Symphony
Just One Night
Reptile
Riding With the King
Time Pieces Vol.II Live in the Seventies
Money and Cigarettes
A Blues Evening-live album
Blues Night-live album
1990-05-03: Sports Arena
San Diego
CA
USA-live album
Another Ticket
2006-07-08: Arena Santa Giuliana
Perugia
Italy-live album
No Reason to Cry
Back Home
Old Sock
Clapton
My Father's Eyes
Give Me Strength - The '74/'75 Sessions
Feel the Groove
The Cream of Eric Clapton
The Early Clapton Collection
Complete Clapton
Crossroads 2: Live in the Seventies
The Story of Us
Story
Blues
Live in Japan
Time Pieces: The Best of Eric Clapton
On Tour with Eric Clapton
Crossroads - Eric Clapton Guitar Festival 2013
The Blues Years
One More Car One More Rider
Eric Clapton
Most Famous Hits: The Album
Draggin' My Tail (Black Box)
24 Nights
What's Shakin'
Tribute To Elmore
White-Collection
Strictly the Blues
Eric Clapton
Volume 2
Live from Madison Square Garden
Guitar Boogie
Experience
Icon
Volume I
E.C. Was Here
Eric Clapton
Volume 3
Rush
The Budokan Blues
Kind of Blues
Eric Clapton Early Years
The Yardbird Years
The Best of Eric Clapton
Hits of Fire
Collection
Ballads
West Coast Idea
White Boy Blues
Eric Clapton’s Rainbow Concert
Eric Clapton Exclusive Collection
Beginnings
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Eric Clapton
With Yardbirds and Jimmy Page
1989-02-03: Beetle Clasher: Royal Albert Hall
London
England
Volume 2
Eric Clapton & Friends Live
Eric Clapton
For Your Love
Best of the Yardbird Years
The Legends Collection: The Eric Clapton Collection
Volume 1
Blues Power
Eric Clapton and Friends
Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play the Blues: Live from Jazz at Lincoln Center
Edge of Darkness
Ringtrick
Unplugged / Clapton Chronicles: The Best of Eric Clapton (disc 2)
The Blues World of Eric Clapton
Timepieces
Volume II: 'Live' in the Seventies
Mister Slowhand
Eric Clapton / Jimmy Page & Albert Lee
Eric Clapton & Friends: Let It Rock
The World of Eric Clapton
Big Boss Man
Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Eric Clapton
The Professor Blues Review
Montreux
1986
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (feat. Eric Clapton)
Turn Up Down
Blues Rehearsals
The Early Years
She's So Respectable
Steppin' Out
Backtrackin'
Change the World
And Friends in Concert (disc 1)
The Survivor
Presence of the Lord (disc 2)
Eric Clapton at His Best
Highclere Castle
Countryside Rocks
Clapton
The History of Eric Clapton
Motherless Child
Runaway Train
After Midnight (Extended Version)
2001-12-04: Budokan
Japan
1992 - Live in New York
The Cream of Clapton
Run Back to Your Side
Instrumental Blues Jams
Wonderful Tonight (Live)
Love Can Build a Bridge
After Midnight / Easy Now
Tribute To Elmore-compilation album
It Hurts Me Too-single
I Can't Stand It / Black Rose
Presence of the Lord-live album
Layla
The A.R.M.S. Benefit Concert
Rarities-album
Bad Love
Lay Down Sally / Cocaine
Willie and the Hand Jive / Mainline Florida
Sessions for Robert J
I've Got a Rock 'n' Roll Heart / Man in Love
Lonely Years-single
Post Cricket Jam-album
Wonderful Tonight / Peaches and Diesel
I Shot the Sheriff / Give Me Strength
2006-05-25: Truckin' the Royal Albert Hall
London
UK-live album
Telephone Blues
1991-07-02: Royal Albert Hall
London
England-live album
Knocking on Heaven's Door / Someone Like You
I Ain't Gonna Stand for It
The Best of Eric Clapton
2004-12-31/2005-01-01: Trusted Servants and a Beatle: Woking Leisure Centre
UK-live album
1999-11-24: Yokohama Arena
Yokohama
Japan-live album
Eric's Blues
If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day-single
The Twelfth Night-live album
Pretending-single
1990-10-05: Amigos: Buenos Aires
Argentina-live album
Eric Clapton & Friends
1986-11-23: New Blood Brother: The Ritz
New York
NY
USA-live album
1974-07-18: Smiling Away: Tempe Diablo Stadium
Tempe
AZ
USA-live album
2004-07-30: HP Pavilion: San Jose
CA
USA-live album
For Your Love
After Midnight Live
Forever Man
24 Carat Blues Band-album
1977-06-11: Groenoordhall
Leiden
Netherlands-live album
1999-11-24: Yokohama Arena
Yokohama
Japan
1992-02-02: Tears in Heaven: Brighton Centre
Sussex
UK-live album
(I) Get Lost
2004-06-06: Crossroads Festival-live album
1994-11-28: Club Full of Blues: Irving Plaza
New York City
NY
USA-live album
2006-06-03: Frankfurt am Main
Germany-live album
Rarities
Circus (disc 1)
The Blues Concert
1999-11-27: Pilgrim Tour: Budokan
Tokyo
Japan-live album
2001-10-06: River of Tears: Buenos Aires
Argentina-live album
1994-04-28: Royal Albert Hall
London
England-live album
L. Z. Was Here-live album
1987-03-27: The 18th Hole: Cranleigh
Surrey
UK-live album
Montreux '86-live album
Lonely Years / Bernard Jenkins
16 Greatest Hits
1998-10-16: Hope We Don't Peak Too Soon: Earls Court
London
UK-live album
1996-09-12: The Armani Party: Lexington Armory
New York
NY
USA-live album
Behind the Mask
Live at Budokan
Play With Fire
Exhaust Note-album
Blue Eyes Blue
Eric Clapton and Friends
Highclere Castle
Countryside Rocks-live album
Further on Up the Crossroads-compilation album
The Very Best: Blues and Ballads
1976-11-16: One Night in Oklahoma: LLoyd Noble Arena
Norman
OK
USA-live album
1974-07-21: Cow Palace
San Francisco
CA
USA-live album
1987-01-16: Caught in the Act: Ahoy Halle
Rotterdam
Netherlands-live album
1978-02-12: Layla: Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Santa Monica
CA
USA-live album
Live With Orchestra-compilation album
1974-07-27: Hideaway: Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds
Davenport
MS
USA-live album
1986-08-16: Tearing Us Apart: Ronnie Scott's Club
London
UK-live album
Georgia Blues-compilation album
1977-06-13: Forest National
Bruxelles
Belgium-live album
1992-05-08: Live in New York 1992: Meadowlands Arena
East Rutherford
NJ
USA-live album
2001-12-04: Budokan
Tokyo
Japan-live album
1985-07-05: Chicago No Bad Blues: Poplar Creek Music Theater
Hoffman Estates
IL
USA-live album
1974-07-20: Long Beach
CA
USA-live album
1990-04-15: Detroit
MI
USA-live album
From the Cradle to the Fillmore West-live album
It's Probably Me
2006-05-05: La Palestre
Le Cannet
France-live album
1983-04-20: Bremen
Germany-live album
1976-11-15: One Night in Dallas: Dallas
TX
USA-live album
1983-04-20: No One Else: Stadthalle
Bremen
Germany-live album
1984-06-17: Thanks for the Ride: Isstadion
Stockholm
Sweden-live album
1987-01-11: Romantic Isolation: Royal Albert Hall
London
UK-live album
The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale
2 for 1: Time Pieces
Volume 1: The Best of Eric Clapton / Timepieces
Volume 2: 'Live' In the Seventies
Height
5'9"
Profession
Film Score Composer
Record producer
Guitarist
Television producer
Musician
Singer-songwriter
Film Producer
Actor
Composer
Artist
Nominated For
Grammy Award for Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class - Not-Exclusively-Made-For-Television Variety
Music
Comedy Event Programs
Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
Grammy Award for Best Rock Song
MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film
Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Satellite Award for Best Original Song
Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Grammy Award for Song of the Year
Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Grammy Award for Best Rock Album
Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album
Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Grammy Award for Album of the Year
MTV Movie Award for Best Song from a Movie
MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography
Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video
Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album
Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture
Television or Other Visual Media
Grammy Award for Record of the Year
British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Original Television Music

Eric Clapton

Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 30 March 1945) is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and of Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. Clapton ranked second in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" and fourth in Gibson's ... more on Wikipedia

FANS OF Eric Clapton ALSO LIKE

lists about Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton IS LISTED ON

#5 of 2,179
13.5M VOTES The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#20 of 398
807k VOTES The Best Frontmen in Rock People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#59 of 1,043
2.3M VOTES The Best Singers of All Time Women are 2x more likely to vote for this
#14 of 2,211
3.4M VOTES The Best Rock Bands of All Time People who voted for Eric Clapton on this list also upvote The Godfather Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time
#50 of 502
588.4k VOTES The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#23 of 277
315.8k VOTES Rank the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Inductees People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#14 of 231
261.4k VOTES The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#426 of 862
370.1k VOTES Celebrity Death Pool 2016 People in the Northeast are 3x more likely to vote for this
Rolling Stone's Top 100 Guitarists of All Time Famous People Who Don't Drink Alcohol English Rock Bands List List of Famous Bands from England List of Famous Bands from United Kingdom List of Famous Bands from London English Pop Rock Bands List Famous Aries Celebrities Men Who Naomi Campbell Has Dated Famous Guitar Players from United Kingdom Famous People From Surrey Famous Guitar Players from England Full Cast of Blues Brothers 2000 Actors/Actresses Popular Film Actors from United Kingdom English Hard Rock Bands List List of Famous Singer-songwriters Full Cast of Tommy Actors/Actresses Famous Male Singer-songwriters List of Famous Television Producers Famous Male Guitarists Warner Bros. Records Complete Artist Roster Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance Winners List Full Cast of Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007 Actors/Actresses Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List Atco Records Complete Artist Roster Reprise Records Complete Artist Roster Deram Records Complete Artist Roster Famous Film Actors From Surrey 50 Highest Grossing Tours of 2010 Apple Records Complete Artist Roster English Reggae Bands List London Rock Bands List Famous Composers from the United Kingdom On the Cover of the Rolling Stone Magazine Famous Male Television Producers Polydor Records Complete Artist Roster RSO Records Complete Artist Roster Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Winners List