1998 Eric Clapton ‎– Pilgrim

Pilgrim is the thirteenth studio album by the British rock musician Eric Clapton, released on March 10, 1998 for Reprise Records. The album features all-new studio-recorded material since Clapton’s 1989 hit album Journeyman and was nominated for several music awards. Although most of the critics responded negatively to the 1998 studio effort, it was one of Clapton’s most commercially successful albums, reaching the Top 10 in twenty-two countries, selling more than 4,500,000 copies worldwide.

Tracks

My Father’s Eyes (Eric Clapton) 5:24
2  River Of Tears (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 7:22
3  Pilgrim (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 5:50
4  Broken Hearted (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) 7:52
5  One Chance (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 5:55
Circus (Eric Clapton) 4:11
7  Going Down Slow (Louis Jimmy Oden) 5:19
8  Fall Like Rain (Eric Clapton) 3:50
9  Born In Time (Bob Dylan) 4:41
10  Sick And Tired (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 5:43
11  Needs His Woman (Eric Clapton) 3:45
12  She’s Gone (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 4:45
13  You Were There (Eric Clapton) 5:31
14  Inside Of Me (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) 5:27

Musicians

1 My Father’s Eyes

BassNathan East
DrumsSteve Gadd
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
GuitarAndy Fairweather Low
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganChris Stainton
PianoJoe Sample
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
VocalsEric Clapton


2 River Of Tears

BassLuis Jardim
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
SynthesizerSimon Climie
PercussionLuis Jardim
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
Background VocalsSimon Climie
VocalsEric Clapton


3 Pilgrim

Drums (programming)Simon Climie
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganPaul Carrack
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
Background VocalsSimon Climie
VocalsEric Clapton


4 Broken Hearted

BassNathan East
DrumsSteve Gadd
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
ProgrammingSimon Climie
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
Background VocalsPaul Brady
VocalsEric Clapton


5 One Chance

BassPino Palladino
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganPaul Carrack
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
VocalsEric Clapton


6 Circus

BassNathan East
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
VocalsEric Clapton


7 Going Down Slow

BassPino Palladino
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganPaul Carrack
WurlitzerPaul Carrack
VocalsEric Clapton


8 Fall Like Rain

BassNathan East
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
VocalsEric Clapton


9 Born In Time

BassPino Palladino
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
PercussionLuis Jardim
Background VocalsKenneth Edmonds
VocalsEric Clapton


10 Sick And Tired

Drums (programming)Simon Climie
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganPaul Carrack
VocalsEric Clapton


11 Needs His Woman

BassNathan East
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
Background VocalsTony Rich
VocalsEric Clapton


12 She’s Gone

BassPino Palladino
DrumsSteve Gadd
Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
OrganPaul Carrack
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
VocalsEric Clapton


13 You Were There

BassDave Bronze
DrumsSteve Gadd
Drums (programming)Simon Climie
GuitarEric Clapton
OrganChris Stainton
PianoJoe Sample
ProgrammingSimon Climie
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
Background VocalsSimon Climie
VocalsEric Clapton


14 Inside Of Me

Drums (programming)Paul Waller
GuitarEric Clapton
KeyboardsSimon Climie
Background VocalsChyna Gordon
VocalsEric Clapton

Other Musicians

The London Session Orchestra (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14)

Liner Notes

Producer – Eric Clapton, Simon Climie
Arranged By (String Arrangements) – Nick Ingman (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14)
Engineer – Alan Douglas
Engineer (Assistant) – Adam Brown
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Mixed By – Mick Guzauski (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, 11)
Mixed By – Alan Douglas (Tracks 2, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14)

Artwork (Album Sleeve Concept) – Eric Clapton
Design – Wherefore Art?
Illustration – Yoshiyuki Sadamoto

Manufactured By – Warner Music Manufacturing Europe
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Reprise Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) – WEA International Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) – Reprise Records
Copyright (c) – WEA International Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Recorded At – Olympic Studios
Recorded At – Ocean Way Recording
Mixed At – Olympic Studios
Mixed At – Ocean Way Recording
Mastered At – Gateway Mastering