Eric Clapton - Crossroads

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Release Type

Compilation

Release Year

1988

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Label

Polydor

 

Album Overview

Crossroads is a music collection box set by Eric Clapton. The set includes his work with The Yardbirds, John Mayall's Blues Breakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Delaney & Bonnie & Friends and Derek and the Dominos, as well as his solo career. Several live or alternate studio recordings were previously unreleased.

Anthony DeCurtis won a Grammy Award for Best Liner Notes for his contribution to the album. Ronnie Wood did the album's cover artwork. Mitchell Kanner designed the package and along with Michael Bays Art Directed the package. Crossroads won the Grammy for Best Historical Album, 1988, as well as Bill Levenson who won the Grammy as Producer for Best Historical Album, 1988. Crossroads was mastered by Greg Calbi.

Tracks

TrackTitleDuration
1Boom Boom2:25
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Producer: Mike Vernon
Producer: The Yardbirds
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: John Lee Hooker

2Honey In Your Hips2:18
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Producer: Mike Vernon
Producer: The Yardbirds
Vocals, Harmonica, Written-By: Keith Relf

3Baby What's Wrong2:40
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Producer: Mike Vernon
Producer: The Yardbirds
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: Jimmy Reed

4I Wish You Would2:19
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: Billy Boy Arnold

5A Certain Girl2:17
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: Naomi Neville

6Good Morning Little Schoolgirl2:45
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: H.G. Demarais

7I Ain't Got You1:59
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: Calvin Carter

8For Your Love2:29
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Bongos: Denny Piercey
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Harpsichord: Brian Auger
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Vocals, Harmonica: Keith Relf
Written-By: Graham Gouldman

9Got To Hurry2:35
Notes

Bass: Paul Samwell-Smith
Drums: Jim McCarty
Guitar: Chris Dreja
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Giorgio Gomelsky
Written-By: Oscar Rasputin

10Lonely Years3:17
Notes

Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Mike Vernon
Vocals, Piano, Written-By: John Mayall

11Bernard Jenkins3:47
Notes

Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Piano: John Mayall
Producer: Mike Vernon

12Hideaway3:14
Notes

Bass: John McVie
Drums: Hughie Flint
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Organ: John Mayall
Producer: Mike Vernon
Written-By: Freddie King
Written-By: Sonny Thompson

13All Your Love3:34
Notes

Bass: John McVie
Drums: Hughie Flint
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Mike Vernon
Vocals, Organ: John Mayall
Written-By: Otis Rush
Written-By: Willie Dixon

14Ramblin' On My Mind3:07
Notes

Bass: John McVie
Drums: Hughie Flint
Piano: John Mayall
Producer: Mike Vernon
Vocals, Guitar, Arranged By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Robert Johnson

15Have You Ever Loved A Woman6:41
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums: Hughie Flint
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Organ: John Mayall
Written-By: Billy Myles

16Wrapping Paper2:21
Notes

Drums, Vocals: Ginger Baker
Guitar, Vocals: Eric Clapton
Producer: Robert Stigwood
Vocals, Bass, Piano, Written-By: Jack Bruce
Written-By: Pete Brown

17I Feel Free2:52
Notes

Drums, Vocals: Ginger Baker
Guitar, Vocals: Eric Clapton
Producer: Robert Stigwood
Vocals, Bass, Piano, Written-By: Jack Bruce
Written-By: Pete Brown

18Spoonful6:30
Notes

Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Robert Stigwood
Vocals, Bass: Jack Bruce
Written-By: Willie Dixon

19Lawdy Mama1:50
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums: Ginger Baker
Vocals, Guitar, Arranged By: Eric Clapton
Written By: Traditional

20Strange Brew2:46
Notes

Bass, Vocals: Jack Bruce
Drums: Ginger Baker
Producer, Written-By: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Gail Collins

21Sunshine Of Your Love4:10
Notes

Drums: Ginger Baker
Producer: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Bass, Written-By: Jack Bruce
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Pete Brown

22Tales Of Brave Ulysses2:46
Notes

Drums: Ginger Baker
Producer: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Bass: Jack Bruce
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Martin Sharp

23Steppin' Out3:31
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: James Bracken

24Anyone For Tennis2:37
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums, Percussion: Ginger Baker
Producer, Viola, Mellotron: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Martin Sharp

25White Room4:56
Notes

Drums, Timpani: Ginger Baker
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer, Viola: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Bass, Written-By: Jack Bruce
Written-By: Pete Brown

26Crossroads4:14
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums: Ginger Baker
Producer: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Guitar, Arranged By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Robert Johnson

27Badge2:43
Notes

Bass: Jack Bruce
Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar, Written-By: George Harrison
Producer, Piano, Mellotron: Felix Pappalardi
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

28Presence Of The Lord4:48
Notes

Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Producer: Jimmy Miller
Vocals, Piano, Bass: Steve Winwood

29Can't Find My Way Home3:15
Notes

Bass: Rick Grech
Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Jimmy Miller
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Steve Winwood

30Sleeping In The Ground2:50
Notes

Bass: Rick Grech
Drums: Ginger Baker
Guitar: Eric Clapton
Producer: Jimmy Miller
Remix: Dennis Drake
Vocals, Piano: Steve Winwood
Written-By: Sam Myers

31Comin' Home3:13
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar: Dave Mason
Guitar [Lead], Written-by: Eric Clapton
Keyboards: Bobby Whitlock
Percussion: Tex Johnson
Saxophone: Bobby Keys
Trumpet: Jim Price
Vocals: Rita Coolidge
Vocals, Guitar, Producer: Delaney Bramlett
Vocals, Written-By: Bonnie Bramlett

32Blues Power3:06
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Vocals, Producer: Delaney Bramlett
Organ: Bobby Whitlock
Piano, Written-By: Leon Russell
Saxophone: Bobby Keys
Trumpet: Jim Price
Vocals: Bonnie Bramlett
Vocals: Jerry Allison
Vocals: Rita Coolidge
Vocals: Sonny Curtis
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

33After Midnight3:17
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Vocals, Producer: Delaney Bramlett
Organ: Bobby Whitlock
Piano: Leon Russell
Saxophone: Bobby Keys
Trumpet: Jim Price
Vocals: Bonnie Bramlett
Vocals: Jerry Allison
Vocals: Rita Coolidge
Vocals: Sonny Curtis
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: J.J. Cale

34Let It Rain5:01
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Vocals: Stephen Stills
Guitar, Vocals, Producer: Delaney Bramlett
Organ: Bobby Whitlock
Piano: Leon Russell
Saxophone: Bobby Keys
Trumpet: Jim Price
Vocals: Jerry Allison
Vocals: Rita Coolidge
Vocals: Sonny Curtis
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Written-By: Bonnie Bramlett

35Tell The Truth3:23
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Vocals, Written-By: Bobby Whitlock
Guitar, Vocals, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Producer: Phil Spector
Remix: John Jansen

26Roll It Over4:29
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Vocals: Dave Mason
Guitar, Vocals: George Harrison
Piano, Vocals, Written-By: Bobby Whitlock
Producer: Phil Spector
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

27Layla7:07
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums, Piano, Written-By: Jim Gordon
Executive Producer: Tom Dowd
Guitar: Duane Allman
Organ, Piano, Vocals: Bobby Whitlock
Producer, Arranged By: Derek & The Dominos
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

28Mean Old World3:50
Notes

Guitar: Duane Allman
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Walter Jacobs

29Key To The Highway6:27
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Piano: Bobby Whitlock
Remix: Dennis Drake
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Big Bill Broonzy
Written-By: Charles Segar

30Crossroads8:17
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Piano: Bobby Whitlock
Remix: Dennis Drake
Vocals, Guitar, Arranged By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Robert Johnson

31Got To Get Better In A Little While5:31
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Producer: Derek & The Dominos
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

32Evil4:25
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Piano: Bobby Whitlock
Producer: Derek & The Dominos
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Willie Dixon

33One More Chance3:17
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Piano: Bobby Whitlock
Producer: Derek & The Dominos
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

34Mean Old Frisco4:02
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Piano: Bobby Whitlock
Producer: Derek & The Dominos
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup

35Snake Lake Blues3:33
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jim Gordon
Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Piano, Written-By: Bobby Whitlock
Producer: Derek & The Dominos

36Let It Grow4:56
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar, Vocals: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Piano, Synthesizer [Arp]: Albhy Galuten
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals: Tom Bernfield
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar, Resonator Guitar [Dobro], Written-by: Eric Clapton

37Ain't That Lovin You5:26
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: Dave Mason
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Jimmy Reed

38Motherless Children4:51
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Piano: Albhy Galuten
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals, Guitar, Arranged By: Eric Clapton
Written By: Traditional

39I Shot The Sheriff7:48
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Tambourine: Marcy Levy
Written-By: Bob Marley

40Better Make It Through Today4:05
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

41The Sky Is Crying3:57
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Bobby Robinson
Written-By: Clarence Lewis
Written-By: Elmore James

42I Found A Love3:38
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Piano: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Unknown Artist

43(When Things Go Wrong) It Hurts Me Too5:34
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Mel London

44Watcha Gonna Do3:01
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Tom Dowd
Remix: John Jansen
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Peter Tosh

45Knockin' On Heaven's Door4:21
Notes

Arranged By: Arthur Louis
Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Albhy Galuten
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Bob Dylan

46Someone Like You4:30
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Organ: Dick Sims
Producer: Albhy Galuten
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Arthur Louis

47Hello Old Friend3:34
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Guitar: Jesse Ed Davis
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Percussion: Sergio Pastora Rodriguez
Producer [In Association With Eric Clapton & Carl Radle]: Rob Fraboni
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

48Sign Language2:56
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Guitar: Jesse Ed Davis
Guitar: Robbie Robertson
Guitar: Ron Wood
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Percussion: Sergio Pastora Rodriguez
Producer [In Association With Eric Clapton & Carl Radle]: Rob Fraboni
Vocals, Guitar, Resonator Guitar [Dobro]: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Written-By: Bob Dylan

49Further On Up The Road6:18
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Percussion: Sergio Pastora Rodriguez
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Don Robey
Written-By: Joe Veasey

50Lay Down Sally3:50
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Producer: Glyn Johns
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Vocals, Written-By: Marcy Levy

51Wonderful Tonight3:42
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Producer: Glyn Johns
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

52Cocaine3:35
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Producer: Glyn Johns
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Yvonne Elliman
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: J.J. Cale

53Promises3:00
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Producer, Engineer: Glyn Johns
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Richard Feldman
Written-By: Roger Linn

54If I Don't Be There By Morning4:34
Notes

Bass: Carl Radle
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Guitar: George Terry
Keyboards: Dick Sims
Producer, Engineer: Glyn Johns
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Bob Dylan
Written-By: Helena Springs

55Double Trouble8:01
Notes

Bass: Dave Markee
Drums: Henry Spinetti
Guitar: Albert Lee
Keyboards: Chris Stainton
Producer, Engineer: Jon Astley
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Otis Rush

56I Can't Stand It4:09
Notes

Bass: Dave Markee
Drums: Henry Spinetti
Guitar: Albert Lee
Keyboards: Chris Stainton
Keyboards: Gary Brooker
Producer, Engineer: Tom Dowd
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

57The Shape You're In4:09
Notes

Bass: Donald "Duck" Dunn
Drums: Roger Hawkins
Guitar: Ry Cooder
Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals: Albert Lee
Producer: Tom Dowd
Vocals: Chuck Kirkpatrick
Vocals: John Sambataro
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

58Heaven Is One Step Away4:09
Notes

Bass: Donald "Duck" Dunn
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Keyboards: Chris Stainton
Percussion: Ray Cooper
Percussion, Producer: Phil Collins
Synthesizer: Peter Robinson
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Shaun Murphy
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

59She's Waiting4:55
Notes

Bass: Donald "Duck" Dunn
Drums: Jamie Oldaker
Drums [Simmons And Snare], Producer: Phil Collins
Percussion: Ray Cooper
Synthesizer: Peter Robinson
Synthesizer, Organ [Hammond]: Chris Stainton
Vocals: Marcy Levy
Vocals: Shaun Murphy
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

60Too Bad2:37
Notes

Bass: Donald "Duck" Dunn
Drums, Producer: Phil Collins
Keyboards: Chris Stainton
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton

61Miss You5:05
Notes

Arranged By [Horns]: Leon Pendarvis
Bass: Nathan East
Drums, Percussion, Vocals, Producer [In Association With Tom Dowd]: Phil Collins
Keyboards, Vocals, Written-By: Greg Phillinganes
Saxophone: Michael Brecker
Trombone: Dave Bargeron
Trumpet: Jon Faddis
Trumpet: Randy Brecker
Vocals, Guitar, Written-By: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Bobby Colomby

62Wanna Make Love To You5:43
Notes

Bass: Nathan East
Drums, Percussion, Vocals, Producer [In Association With Tom Dowd]: Phil Collins
Keyboards, Vocals: Greg Phillinganes
Vocals: Katie Kissoon
Vocals: Tessa Niles
Vocals, Guitar: Eric Clapton
Written-By: Jerry Lynn Williams

63After Midnight4:05
Notes

Bass, Vocals: Nathan East
Drums: Andy Newmark
Keyboards: Alan Clark
Producer: Jim Harris
Producer: Peter McHugh
Vocals, Guitar, Executive Producer: Eric Clapton
Written-By: J.J. Cale

Credits

Art Direction: Michael Bays
Artwork By [Cover Portrait]: Ron Wood
Compilation Producer: Bill Levenson
Design: Mitchell Kanner
Edited By [Digital Editing]: Rhonda Schoen
Engineer [Digitally Restored The Yardbirds Demos]: Sonic Solutions
Executive Producer: Charles Shiddel
Executive Producer: George McManus
Executive Producer: Harry Palmer
Executive Producer: Roger Forrester
Liner Notes [Booklet Essay]: Anthony DeCurtis
Mastered By: Greg Calbi
Technician [Digitally Prepared The Yardbirds Masters]: Bill Inglot
Technician [Digitally Prepared The Yardbirds Masters]: Ken Perry
Typography, Producer [Art Production]: Service Art Studio
 

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