The Clapton cover was a big factor in introducing the reggae star to an international audience.
Our choice of the most memorable guitar exploits of the world-famous British musician.
On July 25, 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
'Just One Night' captured Slowhand's late 1970s show at Tokyo's famous Budokan Theatre.
The success of the southern rock band's 1973 debut album led to a follow-up featuring the anthemic 'Sweet Home Alabama.'
Remembering the man that his longtime collaborator Neil Young called 'one of the last of the original country greats.'
A selection of 20 great solos by one of the most brilliant guitar practitioners.
Slowhand's love of the songs and style of his late, great friend and inspiration has been well known throughout his entire solo career.
Grammy-winning vocalist-composer Rita Coolidge returns with the album Safe In The Arms Of Time on 4 May 2018 on Blue Elan Records.
Eric Clapton has revealed to Rolling Stone details of his next studio album project, an update on his health, the advice he gave Ed Sheeran and more.
Eric Clapton started his 2017 live schedule with two warmly-received shows at New York's Madison Square Garden, on 19/20 March, 2017.
Garth Brooks, Don Felder of the Eagles and Ricky Skaggs are among the notable artists to be inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame on 26 October, 2016.
Watch Slowhand playing live with A-list support from guitarists Derek Trucks and Doyle Bramhall.
After being celebrated again on the new album by Eric Clapton and his guests, JJ Cale is to be inducted posthumously into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame.