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The best album by Eric Clapton is Unplugged which is ranked number 827 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,232.

Eric Clapton is ranked number 279 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 7,476.

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Eric Clapton best albums

The following albums by Eric Clapton are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

UnpluggedUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1992Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 1992:16Rank Score:2,232
Rank in 1990s180Overall Rank:828
Average Rating:  77/100 (240 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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2.

SlowhandUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1977Appears in:119 charts
Rank in 1977:31Rank Score:1,259
Rank in 1970s304Overall Rank:1,371
Average Rating:  79/100 (181 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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3.

461 Ocean BoulevardUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1974Appears in:98 charts
Rank in 1974:34Rank Score:879
Rank in 1970s391Overall Rank:1,848
Average Rating:  77/100 (148 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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JourneymanUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1989Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1989:49Rank Score:428
Rank in 1980s536Overall Rank:3,286
Average Rating:  76/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

From The CradleUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1994Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1994:103Rank Score:333
Rank in 1990s820Overall Rank:3,995
Average Rating:  72/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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BacklessUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1978Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1978:103Rank Score:243
Rank in 1970s922Overall Rank:5,109
Average Rating:  73/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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No Reason To CryUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1976Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1976:80Rank Score:222
Rank in 1970s977Overall Rank:5,463
Average Rating:  65/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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There's One In Every CrowdUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1975Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1975:102Rank Score:217
Rank in 1970s991Overall Rank:5,570
Average Rating:  69/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Another TicketUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1981Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1981:112Rank Score:205
Rank in 1980s927Overall Rank:5,826
Average Rating:  66/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Money And CigarettesUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1983Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1983:94Rank Score:194
Rank in 1980s961Overall Rank:6,105
Average Rating:  69/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall band rank: 279

This may not be a complete discography for Eric Clapton. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Eric Clapton best tracks

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1.Layla
(from the album Unplugged)
 87/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Layla
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 87/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.Tears In Heaven
(from the album Unplugged)
 86/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.Wonderful Tonight
(from the album Slowhand)
 86/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.Layla
(from the album The Cream Of Clapton)
 84/100 (9 votes)
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6.Cocaine
(from the album Slowhand)
 84/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Sunshine Of Your Love
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 84/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.After Midnight
(from the album Eric Clapton)
 83/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Lay Down Sally
(from the album Slowhand)
 83/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.White Room
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 83/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Sunshine Of Your Love
(from the album The Cream Of Clapton)
 83/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.I Shot The Sheriff
(from the album 461 Ocean Boulevard)
 83/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.Cocaine
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Tears In Heaven
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Badge
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Layla (Unplugged)
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Wonderful Tonight
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.I Feel Free
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Pretending
(from the album Journeyman)
 82/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Before You Accuse Me (Take A Look At Yourself)
(from the album Journeyman)
 82/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Eric Clapton ratings

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78/100 (from 65 votes)
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From junodog4 02/01/2015 22:22
Decurso has it right. His reputation as a performer and player cause us to overestimate his abilities as a songwriter. Most of the time, he'd be better off sticking to covers.
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From Decurso 08/09/2014 21:12
Nowhere near as good a songwriter as he is a guitarist (one of the top 5 of all time IMO), but his renditions of other people's songs are fantastic and provided a musical gateway of sorts for generations of music fans. The majority of his studio albums are unspectacular, but his live albums really capture what Clapton is all about. One of the best live acts of all time.
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From BraddlesHendo 11/30/2013 10:18
You have to give Eric Clapton 5 stars
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From tgarritsen 11/07/2013 01:26
One of the best guitarists ever. He did so much. Collaborations, bands, solo.
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From Jabapac 12/05/2012 07:08
Rate him as a whole, not for his solos!
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From gtroda 12/28/2011 15:15
One of my favorite guitarists. I really like his compilation albums and live ablums but for some reason he never produced a great solo album. Perhaps he was more of a singles artist. After reading his autobiography, I guess it was because he was either too high or too drunk for most of his life. Probably one of the greatest examples of unfulfilled talent there is.
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From Johnnyo 12/05/2011 23:21
Such a great musical talent should have produced far more brilliant solo albums than he has but there's some good stuff just not that consistant & a little too safe most of the time.
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