Tagged: Eric Clapton

Sunshine of Your Love

“Sunshine of Your Love” by Cream

Cream’s “Sunshine of Your Love” is relatively-simple in its lyrical approach. It uses the theme of sunshine, more specifically within the context of the morning sun, as a metaphor for the intimate love the singer...

Tears in Heaven

Eric Clapton’s “Tears in Heaven” Lyrics Meaning

Eric Clapton composed “Tears in Heaven” after a particularly painful period in his life. During this very dark period, Clapton, within a seven-month span, lost a friend/peer, his own manager, two associates and his...

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton’s “Layla” Lyrics Meaning

“Layla” is a rock classic that was originally released in 1970 by Derek and the Dominos, a band that Eric Clapton belonged to. Clapton, who co-wrote the song, re-released it as a soloist over...

Meaning of Songs

Meaning of “Since I Lost You” by Genesis

The song Since I Lost You from the English rock band Genesis is arguably one of the band’s most misunderstood songs. Many fans of Genesis wrongly assume that the lyrics of the song deal...

I Wish It Would Rain Down

“I Wish It Would Rain Down” by Phil Collins

“I Wish It Would Rain Down“ is a tune performed by British singer/songwriter Phil Collins. The lyrics of this track deal with the aftermath of a broken relationship. They focus mainly on the sadness...