The History of Eric Clapton is a compilation double LP, released in by Polydor Records in the United Kingdom, and Atco Records in the United States. It features Eric Clapton performing in various bands between and , including The. The History of Eric Clapton is a compilation double LP, released in by Polydor Records in the United Kingdom, and Atco Records in the United States. Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE (born 30 March ) is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter, referred to as one of the most important and. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "History Of Eric Clapton" on Discogs. Eric Patrick Clapton was born on 30 March in his grandparents' home at 1 The Green, Ripley, Surrey, England. He was the son of year-old Patricia. Double LP Compilation of Clapton's early work from Cream, Yardbirds, Mayall's Blue Explosion, and his solo work too. Includes: Layla, Blues Power. I'm done. There's really not much more to say. If you appreciate Eric Clapton in all of his earlier lives, this. Buy this. This is where the essence of Clapton. Eric Clapton was a prominent member of The Yardbirds and Cream before achieving success as a solo artist. Considered one of the greatest rock 'n' roll. Eric Clapton, British rock musician who was a highly influential guitarist in the late s and early '70s and later became a major. Find album reviews, songs, credits and award information for The History of Eric Clapton by Eric Clapton on AllMusic - - This two-LP compilation was a.