EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #513: ” AFTER MIDNIGHT”- ERIC CLAPTON

Eric Clapton - After Midnight (1988, Vinyl) | Discogs

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #513: ” After Midnight”- Eric Clapton. October 17, 1970.

  • Single: ” After Midnight”- Eric Clapton
  • Record Company- Atco
  • Genre: Rock
  • Written by J.J. Cale
  • Time: 2:51
  • B-side:” Easy Now”
  • Album- Eric Clapton
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at #18 12 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

This was Eric Clapton’s first hit single as a solo artist- up until this time Clapton was best known for his work in different rock bands most notably Cream. From 1970-1998 Clapton had 24 Hot 100 singles with 16 making the Top 40- his only #1 as a solo artist- “I Shot The Sheriff” 1974.

4 responses to “EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #513: ” AFTER MIDNIGHT”- ERIC CLAPTON

    • I always liked a comment John Hiatt made- after Bonnie Raitt covered a couple of his songs there when she was big– “her covering those songs put new tires on the tour bus”

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