The Full Wiki

More info on Money and Cigarettes

Money and Cigarettes: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Money and Cigarettes
Studio album by Eric Clapton
Released Feb. 1983
Recorded Late 1982
Genre Blues-rock
Length 37.08
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Tom Dowd & Eric Clapton
Professional reviews
Eric Clapton chronology
Another Ticket
Money and Cigarettes

Money and Cigarettes is an Eric Clapton album, released in 1983. The memorable cover depicts Clapton, cigarette in hand, standing next to a melting Fender Stratocaster guitar. Eric Clapton named the album like this "because, that's all I saw myself having left."[1] The single "I've Got A Rock 'N' Roll Heart" became a big hit in the U.S. for Clapton, peaking at #18, but was relatively unsuccessful in the UK, where it did not reach the Top 50.


Track listing

  1. "Everybody Oughta Make A Change" (Sleepy John Estes) - 3.16
  2. "The Shape You're In" (Clapton) - 4.08
  3. "Ain't Going Down" (Clapton) - 4.01
  4. "I've Got A Rock 'N' Roll Heart" (Steve Diamond, Troy Seals, Tony Seals, Eddie Setzer) - 3.13
  5. "Man Overboard" (Clapton) - 3.45
  6. "Pretty Girl" (Clapton) - 5.29
  7. "Man In Love" (Clapton) - 2.46
  8. "Crosscut Saw" (R.G. Ford) - 3.30
  9. "Slow Down Linda" (Clapton) - 4.14
  10. "Crazy Country Hop" (Johnny Otis) - 2.46


Eric Clapton - guitar, slide guitar, vocals


AlbumBillboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1983 The Billboard 200 16

Singles – Billboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1983 "Ain't Going Down" Mainstream Rock Tracks 32
"I've Got A Rock 'N' Roll Heart" Adult Contemporary 6
Mainstream Rock Tracks 24
Billboard Hot 100 18


  1. ^ Clapton: The Autobiography : Eric Clapton : ISBN 9780385518512


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address