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The best album by Eric Clapton is Unplugged which is ranked number 867 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,246.

Eric Clapton is ranked number 291 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 7,560.

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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:149 charts
Rank in 1992:17Rank Score:2,246
Rank in 1990s194Overall Rank:867
Average Rating:  77/100 (251 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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2.

SlowhandUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1977Appears in:126 charts
Rank in 1977:30Rank Score:1,220
Rank in 1970s316Overall Rank:1,476
Average Rating:  79/100 (199 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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3.

461 Ocean BoulevardUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1974Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 1974:36Rank Score:856
Rank in 1970s406Overall Rank:1,970
Average Rating:  78/100 (156 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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4.

JourneymanUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1989Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1989:52Rank Score:431
Rank in 1980s553Overall Rank:3,397
Average Rating:  75/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

From The CradleUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1994Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1994:107Rank Score:354
Rank in 1990s811Overall Rank:3,981
Average Rating:  72/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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BacklessUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1978Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1978:106Rank Score:244
Rank in 1970s943Overall Rank:5,255
Average Rating:  72/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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No Reason To CryUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1976Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1976:81Rank Score:220
Rank in 1970s1,009Overall Rank:5,732
Average Rating:  63/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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There's One In Every CrowdUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1975Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1975:104Rank Score:217
Rank in 1970s1,018Overall Rank:5,797
Average Rating:  68/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Another TicketUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1981Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1981:116Rank Score:206
Rank in 1980s953Overall Rank:6,021
Average Rating:  69/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Money And CigarettesUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1983Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1983:99Rank Score:196
Rank in 1980s987Overall Rank:6,267
Average Rating:  68/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall band rank: 291

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 (44 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Layla
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 87/100 (19 votes)
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3.Wonderful Tonight
(from the album Slowhand)
 86/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.Tears In Heaven
(from the album Unplugged)
 85/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.Layla
(from the album The Cream Of Clapton)
 84/100 (10 votes)
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6.Cocaine
(from the album Slowhand)
 84/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Sunshine Of Your Love
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 83/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.White Room
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 82/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.After Midnight
(from the album Eric Clapton)
 82/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.I Shot The Sheriff
(from the album 461 Ocean Boulevard)
 82/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Sunshine Of Your Love
(from the album The Cream Of Clapton)
 82/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Cocaine
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 81/100 (8 votes)
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13.Let It Grow
(from the album 461 Ocean Boulevard)
 81/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Badge
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 81/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.I Shot The Sheriff
(from the album Complete Clapton)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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16.The Core
(from the album Slowhand)
 81/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Lay Down Sally
(from the album Slowhand)
 81/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.Bad Love
(from the album Journeyman)
 81/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Pretending
(from the album Journeyman)
 81/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Let It Rain
(from the album Eric Clapton)
 81/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Eric Clapton ratings

Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 72 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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