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A track listing is provided for each record in the discography. Click a song title to see the lyrics, or select an era to jump to that part of the discography:

This covers Clapton's UK releases; American release dates and singles may differ slightly.


Yardbirds & Bluesbreakers

1st Yardbirds Single (6/64) -- I Wish You Would · A Certain Girl

2nd Yardbirds Single (10/64) -- Good Morning Little Schoolgirl · I Ain't Got You

Five Live Yardbirds (1/65)
Too Much Monkey Business · I Got Love If You Want It · Smokestack Lightning · Good Morning Little Schoolgirl · Respectable · Five Long Years · Pretty Girl · Louise · I'm A Man · Here 'Tis

3rd Yardbirds Single (2/65) -- For Your Love · Got To Hurry

* March 13, 1965 -- Disapproving of their new commercial direction, Clapton quits the Yardbirds.

1st Bluesbreakers Single (10/65) -- I'm Your Witchdoctor · Telephone Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson And The Yardbirds (1/66)
Bye Bye Bird · Mister Downchild · 23 Hours Too Long · Out On The Water Coast · Baby Don't Worry · Pontiac Blues · Take It Easy Baby · I Don't Care No More · Do The Weston

Bluesbreakers With Eric Clapton (7/66)
All Your Love · Hideaway · Little Girl · Another Man · Double Crossing Time · What'd I Say · Key To Love · Parchman Farm · Have You Heard · Ramblin' On My Mind · Steppin' Out · It Ain't Right

2nd Bluesbreakers Single (8/66) -- Lonely Years · Bernard Jenkins

3rd Bluesbreakers Single (9/66) -- Parchman Farm · Key To Love


Cream, Blind Faith, Dominos

1st Cream Single (10/66) -- Wrapping Paper · Cat's Squirrel

2nd Cream Single (12/66) -- I Feel Free · N. S. U.

Fresh Cream (12/66)
I Feel Free (CD only) · N. S. U. · Sleepy Time Time · Dreaming · Sweet Wine · Spoonful · Cat's Squirrel · Four Until Late · Rollin' And Tumblin' · I'm So Glad · Toad · The Coffee Song (CD only) · Wrapping Paper (CD only)

3rd Cream Single (6/67) -- Strange Brew · Tales Of Brave Ulysses

Disraeli Gears (11/67)
Strange Brew · Sunshine Of Your Love · World Of Pain · Dance The Night Away · Blue Condition · Tales Of Brave Ulysses · SWLABR · We're Going Wrong · Ouside Woman Blues · Take It Back · Mother's Lament

4th Cream Single (5/68) -- Anyone For Tennis · Pressed Rat And Warthog

Wheels Of Fire (8/68)
Studio Disc: White Room · Sitting On Top Of The World · Passing The Time · As You Said · Pressed Rat And Warthog · Politician · Those Were The Days · Born Under A Bad Sign · Deserted Cities Of The Heart // Live Disc: Crossroads · Spoonful · Traintime · Toad

5th Cream Single (9/68) -- Sunshine Of Your Love · SWLABR

* November 2, 1968 -- During a concert at Madison Square Garden, Cream is presented with platinum discs for Wheels Of Fire, 8 years before the RIAA starts officially issuing such items.

6th Cream Single (1/69) -- White Room · Those Were The Days

Goodbye (3/69)
I'm So Glad (live) · Politician (live) · Sitting On Top Of The World (live) · Badge · Doing That Scrapyard Thing · What A Bringdown · Anyone For Tennis (CD only)

7th Cream Single (4/69) -- Badge · What A Bringdown

Blind Faith (8/69)
Had To Cry Today · Can't Find My Way Home · Well All Right · Presence Of The Lord · Sea Of Joy · Do What You Like

Live Cream (6/70)
N. S. U. · Sleepy Time Time · Lawdy Mama · Sweet Wine · Rollin' And Tumblin'

Delaney & Bonnie & Friends On Tour with Eric Clapton (6/70)
Things Get Better · Poor Elijah - Tribute To Johnson (medley) · Only You Know And I Know · I Don't Want To Discuss It · That's What My Man Is For · Where There's A Will, There's A Way · Comin' Home · Little Richard Medley

Eric Clapton (8/70)
Slunky · Bad Boy · Lonesome And A Long Way From Home · After Midnight · Easy Now · Blues Power · Bottle Of Red Wine · Lovin' You Lovin' Me · Told You For The Last Time · Don't Know Why · Let It Rain

Single (10/70) -- After Midnight · Easy Now

Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs (12/70, box set issued 9/18/90)
I Looked Away · Bell Bottom Blues · Keep On Growing · Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out · I Am Yours · Anyday · Key To The Highway · Tell The Truth · Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Little Wing · It's Too Late · Layla · Thorn Tree In The Garden · Mean Old World (box only)

* October 29, 1971 -- Fellow Domino and virtuoso slide guitarist Duane Allman dies in a motorcyle accident in Macon, Georgia.

Dominos Studio Single (7/72) -- Layla · Bell Bottom Blues

Live Cream Volume II (7/72)
Deserted Cities Of The Heart · White Room · Politician · Tales Of Brave Ulysses · Sunshine Of Your Love · Steppin' Out

Live At The Fillmore (released 3/73 as In Concert, rereleased 4/94)
Got To Get Better In A Little While · Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad · Key To The Highway · Blues Power · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Bottle Of Red Wine // Tell The Truth · Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out · Roll It Over · Presence Of The Lord · Little Wing · Let It Rain · Crossroads

Dominos Live Single (4/73) -- Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad · Presence Of The Lord


Return From Exile - The Classic Solo Years

* January 13, 1973 -- Eric Clapton's "Rainbow Concert" marks his return to the stage after a long absense.

Rainbow Concert (released 9/73, rereleased 7/25/95 with * tracks)
Layla * · Badge · Blues Power * · Roll It Over · Little Wing · Bottle Of Red Wine * · After Midnight · Bell Bottom Blues * · Presence Of The Lord · Tell The Truth * · Pearly Queen · Key To The Highway * · Let It Rain * · Crossroads *

Single (7/74) -- I Shot The Sheriff · Give Me Strength

461 Ocean Boulevard (8/74)
Motherless Children · Better Make It Through Today (CD only) · Willie And The Hand Jive · Get Ready · I Shot The Sheriff · I Can't Hold Out · Please Be With Me · Let It Grow · Steady Rollin' Man · Mainline Florida · Give Me Strength

* September 14, 1974 -- I Shot The Sheriff becomes Clapton's first US #1 single; it is certified gold five days later.

Single (10/74) -- Willie And The Hand Jive · Mainline Florida

There's One In Every Crowd (4/75)
We've Been Told (Jesus Coming Soon) · Swing Low Sweet Chariot · Little Rachel · Don't Blame Me · The Sky Is Crying · Singin' The Blues · Better Make It Through Today · Pretty Blue Eyes · High · Opposites

Single (5/75) -- Swing Low Sweet Chariot · Pretty Blue Eyes

Single (8/75) -- Knockin' On Heaven's Door · Someone Like You

E.C. Was Here (8/75)
Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Presence Of The Lord · Drifting Blues (extended on CD, including Rambling On My Mind) · Can't Find My Way Home · Rambling On My Mind · Further On Up The Road

No Reason To Cry (8/76)
Beautiful Thing · Carnival · Sign Language · County Jail Blues · All Our Past Times · Hello Old Friend · Double Trouble · Innocent Times · Hungry · Black Summer Rain · Last Night (CD only)

Single (10/76) -- Hello Old Friend · All Our Past Times

Single (2/77) -- Carnival · Hungry

Single (11/77) -- Lay Down Sally · Cocaine

Slowhand (11/77)
Cocaine · Wonderful Tonight · Lay Down Sally · Next Time You See Her · We're All The Way · The Core · May You Never · Mean Old Frisco · Peaches And Diesel

Single (3/78) -- Wonderful Tonight · Peaches And Diesel

Single (10/78) -- Promises · Watch Out For Lucy

Backless (11/78)
Walk Out In The Rain · Watch Out For Lucy · I'll Make Love To You Anytime · Roll It · Tell Me That You Love Me · If I Don't Be There By Morning · Early In The Morning (extended on CD) · Promises · Golden Ring · Tulsa Time

Single (3/79) -- If I Don't Be There By Morning · Tulsa Time

* March 27, 1979 -- Eric finally weds the inspiration for "Layla", Patti Boyd Harrison.


Clapton In The 80's

Just One Night (5/80)
Tulsa Time · Early In The Morning · Lay Down Sally · Wonderful Tonight · If I Don't Be There By Morning · Worried Life Blues · All Our Past Times · After Midnight // Double Trouble · Setting Me Up · Blues Power · Rambling On My Mind (including Have You Ever Loved A Woman) · Cocaine · Further On Up The Road

Single (2/81) -- I Can't Stand It · Black Rose

Another Ticket (2/81)
Something Special · Black Rose · Blow Wind Blow · Another Ticket · I Can't Stand It · Hold Me Lord · Floating Bridge · Catch Me If You Can · Rita Mae

Single (4/81) -- Another Ticket · Rita Mae

Time Pieces - The Best Of Eric Clapton (3/82) (Originally a US release)
I Shot The Sheriff · After Midnight · Knockin' On Heaven's Door · Wonderful Tonight · Layla · Cocaine · Lay Down Sally · Willie And The Hand Jive · Promises · Swing Low Sweet Chariot · Let It Grow

Single (1/83) -- I've Got A Rock 'n' Roll Heart · Man In Love · Everybody Oughta Make A Change (12" only)

Money And Cigarettes (2/83)
Everybody Oughta Make A Change · The Shape You're In · Ain't Going Down · I've Got A Rock 'n' Roll Heart · Man Overboard · Pretty Girl · Man In Love · Crosscut Saw · Slow Down Linda · Crazy Country Hop

Single (4/83) -- The Shape You're In · Crosscut Saw · Pretty Girl (12" only)

Single (5/83) -- Slow Down Linda · Crazy Country Hop

Time Pieces Volume 2 - Live In The 70's (5/83)
Tulsa Time · Knockin' On Heaven's Door · If I Don't Be There By Morning · Rambling On My Mind · Presence Of The Lord · Can't Find My Way Home · Smile · Blues Power

BBC Single (1/85) -- Edge Of Darkness · Shoot Out

Single (3/85) -- Forever Man · Too Bad · Something's Happening (12" only)

Behind The Sun (3/85)
She's Waiting · See What Love Can Do · Same Old Blues · Knock On Wood · Something's Happening · Forever Man · It All Depends · Tangled In Love · Never Make You Cry · Just Like A Prisoner · Behind The Sun

Single (6/85) -- She's Waiting · Jailbait

* July 13, 1985 -- Eric performs at the historic Live Aid concert at J.F.K. Stadium in Philadelphia.

Edge Of Darkness Soundtrack (11/85)
Edge Of Darkness · Shoot Out · Obituary · Escape From Northmoor · Oxford Circus · Northmoor

August (10/86)
It's In The Way That You Use It · Run · Tearing Us Apart · Bad Influence · Walk Away · Hung Up On Your Love · Take A Chance · Hold On · Miss You · Holy Mother · Behind The Mask · Grand Illusion (CD only)

Single (1/87) -- Behind The Mask · Grand Illusion · Wanna Make Love To You (12" only) · Crossroads (live 7/15/86, double pack only) · White Room (live 7/15/86, double pack only)

Single (3/87) -- It's In The Way That You Use It · Bad Influence · Same Old Blues (12" only) · Pretty Girl (12" only)

Single (3/87) -- Tearing Us Apart · Hold On · Run (live 7/15/86, 12" only)

Lethal Weapon Soundtrack (87, rereleased April 28, 2002 in a limited edition of 3000 by Michael Kamen's Bacchus Media Group with * tracks and revised track order; purchasing info)
Meet Martin Riggs · Amanda · Suicide Attempt * · The Jumper / Rog & Riggs Confrontation * · Roger · Coke Deal · Mr. Joshua · They Got My Daughter · The Desert · We're Getting To [sic] Old For This * · Hollywood Blvd Chase * · The General's Car * · SOB Knows Where I Live (orchestral version) * · Yard Fight / Graveside * · The Weapon · Nightclub · Lethal Weapon (performed by Honeymoon Suite) *

* July 7, 1987 -- The Eric Clapton back catalogue is issued in the new compact disc format.

Single (11/87) -- Holy Mother · Tangled In Love · Forever Man (12" only) · Behind The Mask (12" only)


Crossroads To Crossroads

Crossroads (April 18, 1988)
Boom Boom · Honey In Your Hips · Baby What's Wrong · I Wish You Would · A Certain Girl · Good Morning Little Schoolgirl · I Ain't Got You · For Your Love · Got To Hurry · Lonely Years · Bernard Jenkins · Hideaway · All Your Love · Ramblin' On My Mind · Have You Ever Loved A Woman (live) · Wrapping Paper · I Feel Free · Spoonful · Lawdy Mama · Strange Brew · Sunshine Of Your Love · Tales Of Brave Ulysses · Steppin' Out // Anyone For Tennis · White Room · Crossroads (live) · Badge · Presence Of The Lord · Can't Find My Way Home · Sleeping In The Ground · Comin' Home · Blues Power · After Midnight · Let It Rain · Tell The Truth · Roll It Over · Layla · Mean Old World · Key To The Highway · Crossroads (live) // Got To Get Better In A Little While · Evil · One More Chance · Mean Old Frisco · Snake Lake Blues · Let It Grow · Ain't That Lovin' You · Motherless Children · I Shot The Sheriff (live) · Better Make It Through Today · The Sky Is Crying · I Found A Love · (When Things Go Wrong) It Hurts Me Too · Whatcha Gonna Do · Knockin' On Heaven's Door · Someone Like You // Hello Old Friend · Sign Language · Further On Up The Road · Lay Down Sally · Wonderful Tonight · Cocaine · Promises · If I Don't Be There By Morning · Double Trouble · I Can't Stand It · The Shape You're In · Heaven Is One Step Away · She's Waiting · Too Bad · Miss You · Wanna Make Love To You · After Midnight

Lethal Weapon II Soundtrack (9/88)
Cheer Down (performed by George Harrison) · Still Crusin' (After All These Years) (performed by The Beach Boys) · Knockin' On Heaven's Door (performed by Randy Crawford) · Riggs · The Embassy · Riggs And Roger · Leo · Goodnight Rika · The Stilt House · Medley: The Shipyard & Knockin' On Heaven's Door

Homeboy Soundtrack (11/88)
Travelling East · Johnny · Call Me If You Need Me (performed by Magic Sam) · Bridge · Pretty Baby (performed by J. B. Hutto & The New Hawks) · Dixie · Ruby's Loft · Country Bikin' (CD only) · I Want To Love You Baby (performed by Peggy Scott/Jo Jo Benson) · Bike Ride · Ruby · Party (CD only) · Living In The Real World (performed by The Brakes) · Training (CD only) · Final Fight · Chase (CD only) · Dixie · Homeboy

Single (11/89) -- Bad Love · Before You Accuse Me · Badge (live 7/15/86, 12" only) · Let It Rain (live 7/15/86, 12" only) · I Shot The Sheriff (live 7/15/86, box set single only)

Journeyman (November 7, 1989)
Pretending · Anything For Your Love · Bad Love · Running On Faith · Hard Times · Hound Dog · No Alibis · Run So Far · Old Love · Breaking Point · Lead Me On · Before You Accuse Me

Single (3/90) -- No Alibis · Running On Faith · Behind The Mask (live 7/15/86, 12" only)

Single (5/90) -- Pretending · Hard Times · Knock On Wood (12" only) · Behind The Sun (CD single only)

(Entries for singles become erratic after this point.)

* March 20, 1991 -- Eric's son Conor dies in a fall from an apartment window in New York City.

24 Nights (12/91)
Badge · Running On Faith · White Room · Sunshine Of Your Love · Watch Yourself · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Worried Life Blues · Hoodoo Man // Pretending · Bad Love · Old Love · Wonderful Tonight · Bell Bottom Blues · Hard Times · Edge Of Darkness

Rush Soundtrack (1/92)
New Recruit · Tracks And Lines · Realization · Kristen And Jim · Preludin Fugue · Cold Turkey · Will Gaines · Help Me Up · Don't Know Which Way To Go · Tears In Heaven

* January 16, 1992 -- Clapton and band perform for 300 fans at Bray Studios, Berkshire in a show that would become the Unplugged album.

Lethal Weapon III Soundtrack (6/92)
It's Probably Me · Runaway Train · Grab The Cat · Leo Getz Goes To The Hockey Game · Darryl Dies · Riggs And Rog · Roger's Boat · Armour Piercing Bullets · God Judges Us By Our Scars · Lorna -- A Quiet Evening By The Fire

Unplugged (August 25, 1992)
Signe · Before You Accuse Me · Hey Hey · Tears In Heaven · Lonely Stranger · Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out · Layla · Running On Faith · Walkin' Blues · Alberta · San Francisco Bay Blues · Malted Milk · Old Love · Rollin' And Tumblin'

* January 12, 1993 -- Cream is inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Fame.

From The Cradle (September 13, 1994)
Blues Before Sunrise · Third Degree · Reconsider Baby · Hoochie Coochie Man · Five Long Years · I'm Tore Down · How Long Blues · Goin' Away Baby · Blues Leave Me Alone · Sinner's Prayer · Motherless Child · It Hurts Me Too · Someday After A While · Standin' Round Crying · Driftin' · Groaning The Blues

Single (9/94?) -- Motherless Child · Driftin' · County Jail · 32-20

The Cream of Clapton (March 7, 1995)
I Feel Free · Sunshine Of Your Love · White Room · Crossroads · Badge · Presence Of The Lord · Blues Power · After Midnight · Let It Rain · Bell Bottom Blues · Layla · I Shot The Sheriff · Let It Grow · Knockin' On Heaven's Door · Hello Old Friend · Cocaine · Wonderful Tonight · Promises · I Can't Stand It

Crossroads II (April 2, 1996)
Walkin' Down The Road · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Willie And The Hand Jive & Get Ready · Can't Find My Way Home · Driftin' Blues & Rambling On My Mind · Presence Of The Lord · Rambling On My Mind & Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Little Wing · The Sky Is Crying & Have You Ever Loved A Woman & Rambling On My Mind // Layla · Further On Up The Road · I Shot The Sheriff · Badge · Driftin' Blues · Eyesight To The Blind & Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad? // Tell The Truth · Knockin' On Heaven's Door · Stormy Monday · Lay Down Sally · The Core · We're All The Way · Cocaine · Goin' Down Slow & Rambling On My Mind · Mean Old Frisco // Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever · Worried Life Blues · Tulsa Time · Early In The Morning · Wonderful Tonight · Kind Hearted Woman · Double Trouble · Crossroads · To Make Somebody Happy · Cryin' · Water On The Ground


Pilgrim Comes Back Home

Phenomenon Single (July 8, 1996) -- Change The World · Danny Boy

Pilgrim (March 10, 1998)
My Father's Eyes · River Of Tears · Pilgrim · Broken Hearted · One Chance · Circus · Going Down Slow · Fall Like Rain · Born In Time · Sick And Tired · Needs His Woman · She's Gone · You Were There · Inside Of Me

* June 24, 1999 -- 100 of Clapton's guitars are auctioned off at Christie's to raise money for the Crossroads Centre substance abuse clinic in Antigua.

Blues (July 27, 1999)
Studio Disc: Before You Accuse Me (previously unreleased) · Mean Old World · Ain't That Loving You · The Sky Is Crying · Cryin' · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Alberta (previously unreleased) · Early In The Morning · Give Me Strength · Meet Me (Down At The Bottom) (previously unreleased) · County Jail Blues · Floating Bridge · Blow Wind Blow · To Make Somebody Happy · Before You Accuse Me (previously unreleased) // Live Disc: Stormy Monday · Worried Life Blues · Early In The Morning · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Wonderful Tonight · Kind Hearted Woman · Double Trouble · Driftin' Blues · Crossroads · Further On Up The Road (previously unreleased)

Chronicles (October 12, 1999)
Blue Eyes Blue · Change The World · My Father's Eyes · Tears In Heaven · Layla (unplugged version) · Pretending · Bad Love · Before You Accuse Me (Take A Look At Yourself) · It's In The Way That You Use It · Forever Man · Running On Faith (unplugged version) · She's Waiting · River Of Tears · (I) Get Lost · Wonderful Tonight (live edit) (non-US releases only) · Hard Times (some European releases only) · Tearing Us Apart (Australian release only)

Music From The Motion Picture "The Story Of Us" (November 23, 1999)
Main Title & (I) Get Lost · A Spoon Is Just A Spoon · The Girl In The Pith Helmet · Fighting · Empty Nest · Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now (performed by Ruby Braff & His New England Songhounds) · Touching Feet Under The Covers · Everything I Love Is In This Bed · Dry Cleaning & (I) Get Lost · The Sheik Of Araby (performed by Teddy Wilson) · Family Bed · Busy Baby Montage · Wonderful Tonight (live edit) · Silent Drive To Camp · Camp Montage · Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (performed by The Andrews Sisters) · Epiphany At The Bistro · I Hate The Kirbys · Love In Venice · Ben Takes The Apartment · Writing Montage · Pictures On A Wall · Classical Gas (performed by Mason Williams) · Let's Go To Chow Fun

* March 6, 2000 -- Clapton becomes the first 3-time inductee into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Fame.

Riding With The King (June 13, 2000)
Riding With The King · Ten Long Years · Key To The Highway · Marry You · Three O' Clock Blues · Help The Poor · I Wanna Be · Worried Life Blues · Days Of Old · When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer · Hold On I'm Coming · Come Rain Or Come Shine

Reptile (March 13, 2001)
Reptile · Got You On My Mind · Travelin' Light · Believe In Life · Come Back Baby · Broken Down · Find Myself · I Ain't Gonna Stand For It · I Want A Little Girl · Second Nature · Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight · Modern Girl · Superman Inside · Son & Sylvia

Reptile Single (April 23, 2001) -- I Ain't Gonna Stand For It · Losing Hand · Johnny Guitar

One More Car, One More Rider (November 5, 2002)
Key To The Highway · Reptile · Got You On My Mind · Tears In Heaven · Bell Bottom Blues · Change The World · My Father's Eyes · River Of Tears · Going Down Slow · She's Gone // I Want A Little Girl · Badge · Hoochie Coochie Man · Have You Ever Loved A Woman · Cocaine · Wonderful Tonight · Layla · Sunshine Of Your Love · Over The Rainbow

BBC Sessions (March 25, 2003)
Sweet Wine · Eric Clapton Interview · Wrapping Paper · Rollin' And Tumblin' · Steppin' Out · Crossroads · Cat's Squirrel · Traintime · I'm So Glad · Lawdy Mama · Eric Clapton Interview 2 · I Feel Free · N. S. U. · Four Until Late · Strange Brew · Eric Clapton Interview 3 · Tales Of Brave Ulysses · We're Going Wrong · Eric Clapton Interview 4 · Born Under A Bad Sign · Ouside Woman Blues · Take It Back · Sunshine Of Your Love · Politician · SWLABR · Steppin' Out

Me And Mr. Johnson (March 30, 2004)
When You Got A Good Friend · Little Queen Of Spades · They're Red Hot · Me And The Devil Blues · Traveling Riverside Blues · Last Fair Deal Gone Down · Stop Breakin' Down Blues · Milkcow's Calf Blues · Kind Hearted Woman Blues · Come On In My Kitchen · If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day · Love In Vain · 32-20 Blues · Hell Hound On My Trail

Back Home (August 30, 2005)
So Tired · Say What You Will · I'm Going Left · Love Don't Love Nobody · Revolution · Love Comes To Everyone · Lost And Found · Piece Of My Heart · One Day · One Track Mind · Run Home To Me · Back Home

The Road To Escondido (November 7, 2006)
Danger · Heads In Georgia · Missing Person · When This War Is Over · Sporting Life Blues · Dead End Road · It's Easy · Hard To Thrill · Anyway The Wind Blows · Three Little Girls · Don't Cry Sister · Last Will And Testament · Who Am I Telling You? · Ride The River