Eric Clapton’s discography is a work of art. And now, at age 65, he is adding yet another masterpiece.
Clapton’s new 14-track studio album, titled “Clapton”, will be released on September 27 in the U.K. and the following day in the United States.
Although Clapton has varied his musical style throughout his career, it has always remained grounded in the blues.
Despite this focus, he is credited as an innovator in a wide variety of genres. The new release is made up of a varied mix of new material and cover tunes.
Several songs, like “Rocking Chair” and “When Somebody Thinks You’re Wonderful,” will be familiar to concert-goers as Eric and his band have been performing them on stage.
Click below to listen to “Diamonds Made From Rain” which had its’ world-wide premiere on BBC Radio yesterday.
Here is the complete track list:
01. Travelin’ Alone
02. Rocking Chair
03. River Runs Deep
04. Judgment Day
05. How Deep Is The Ocean
06. My Very Good Friend The Milkman
07. Can’t Hold Out Much Longer
08. That’s No Way To Get Along
09. Everything Will Be Alright
10. Diamonds Made From Rain
11. When Somebody Thinks You’re Wonderful
12. Hard Times Blues
13. Run Back To Your Side
14. Autumn Leaves