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Eric Clapton Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
March 30, 1945 (74)
Birth Place:
Ripley, Surrey, ENGLAND
Bio:
Eric Clapton, CBE is an 18-time Grammy Award winner. He has received four Ivor Novello Awards from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors, including the Lifetime Achievement Award and a Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. He is the only ever three-time inductee to ... (read more)
 
Date of Birth: March 30, 1945 (74)

Birth Place: Ripley, Surrey, ENGLAND

Bio:
Eric Clapton, CBE is an 18-time Grammy Award winner. He has received four Ivor Novello Awards from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors, including the Lifetime Achievement Award and a Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. He is the only ever three-time inductee to ... (read more)

Eric Clapton, CBE is an 18-time Grammy Award winner. He has received four Ivor Novello Awards from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors, including the Lifetime Achievement Award and a Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. He is the only ever three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He appears in Rolling Stone magazines '100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time' and Time magazines 'Top 50 Guitarists of All Time'.

In his solo career, Clapton has sold more than 130 million records worldwide

In 1998 Eric Clapton founded the Crossroads Centre, an addiction treatment centre on the island of Antigua.