Grammy Nomination For Eric Clapton & J.J. Cale
Eric Clapton and J.J. Cale have received a Grammy Nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album (Vocal or Instrumental) for "The Road To Escondido". Other nominies in the category are "Into The Blues" - Joan Armatrading, "Is It News" - Doyle Bramhall, "Truth" - Robben Ford and "The Scene Of The Crime" - Bettye LaVette.
"The Road To Escondido" was released on 7 November 2006 by Reprise / WEA.
Eric Clapton has previously won or shared in 18 Grammy Awards.
The 50th Annual Grammy Awards will be announced on 10 February 2008 in Los Angeles by the Recording Academy. The ceremony will be broadcast live in the U.S. by CBS Television (8P-11:30P ET / PT).
ALBUM TRACK LISTING "The Road To Escondido"
02. Heads in Georgia
03. Missing Person
04. When This War Is Over
05. Sporting Life Blues
06. Dead End Road
07. It's Easy
08. Hard To Thrill
09. Anyway The Wind Blows
10. Three Little Girls
11. Don't Cry Sister
12. Last Will and Testament
13. Who Am I Telling You
14. Ride The River
Vocals and Guitars
Abraham Laboriel Junior
Hammond Organ, Wurlitzer Piano & Rhodes
Acoustic Piano, Wurlitzer Piano & Rhodes
Doyle Bramhall II
Accoustic Guitar & Background Vocals
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