Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Producer, Artist
Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE, (born 1945) is an English musician, singer-songwriter and guitarist. 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 Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one...Wikipedia
Born: 30th March, 1945, Ripley, Surrey, England, UK
Height: 5' 11" (180 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Yardbirds
461 Ocean Boulevard is the second studio album by English musician Eric Clapton, released in July 1974 on the RSO label after the success of "I Shot the Sheriff".
When you came knocking on the door this morning I was quite happy playing the guitar, for fun, I mean and not practicing and I`ll always be that way.
The first one was quite cheap, but that was expensive for us. For my folks to buy on the Never Never. It was quite, you know, a rare object to have and I gained quite a lot of status by having this.
While many people believe his nickname "Slow Hand(s)" is because his fingers are slow on the guitar, it is actually because once during a concert he played his guitar so hard that one of its strings broke, and he took time out to re-string it. As he did, the fans in attendance began a "slow hand" clap.
His current backing band involves people like guitarist Andy Fairweather-Low (ex-Amen Corner) and bassist Nathan East (Fourplay).
Model and former French first lady Carla Bruni claims she has an 'infantile' obsession with exhibiting herself because she is 'a b*****d'
47-year-old opened up in an interview ahead of release of TV documentary
Says an 'inconsistency with who I am' leads her to 'exhibit' herself
Carla is legally daughter of Marisa Borini and Alberto Bruni Tedeschi
It was revealed in 2008, that her biological father is Maurizio Remmert
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PUBLISHED: 16:06 GMT, 11 December 2014 | UPDATED: 18:08 GMT, 11 December 2014
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Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival will take over New York's Madison Square Garden on April 12th and 13th, and he'll be starting it off in a special way. A festival source tells Rolling Stone that Clapton will lead the festivities with an acoustic set at 7:30 p.m. on the 12th. He'll stay busy ahead of his headlining set on the 13th by joining many of the bands onstage for the first night, and he'll jam alongside the Allman Brothers Band for the headlining set on the opening night.
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Paul McCartney Live Special Headed to PBS This Fall
by: Kyle Dowling
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'I'll be your mistress forever,' future first lady of France wrote to married Rolling Stones frontman
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Can a marriage survive 15 years of marriage?
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