Chart Position: 16

  • Written by Eric Clapton
  • Guitar: Eric Clapton, George Terry
  • Keyboards: Dick Sims
  • Backing vocals: Marcy Levy and Yvonne Elliman
  • Produced by Glyn Johns
  • Recorded in London U.K.
  • The subject of this song is Eric Clapton’s love interest and future wife Patti Harrison
  • Patti Harrison was also the subject of Beatles’ ‘Something’ (1969), written by her then-husband George Harrison
  • The basic lyrics came to Clapton as he was waiting for Patti to get ready to attend a party at Paul and Linda McCartneys’
  • Later recorded by Michael Buble (2007)

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