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Eric Clapton, 1968

Eric Clapton's blues show through in his first cover of Rolling Stone. After this first cover while he was a member of Cream, Clapton would go on to appear on many other covers alone, as well as with the likes of Bono, Bob Dylan, Mick Jagger and Jeff Beck.

Read the Eric Clapton issue of Rolling Stone from May 11, 1968.

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