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“Layla” by Derek and the Dominos

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“Layla” by Derek and the Dominos

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    “Layla” by Derek and the Dominos is a blues rock song.

    Song Title: Layla
    Artist: Derek and the Dominos
    Genre: blues rock
    Composer: Copyright © Eric Clapton, Jim Gordon
    Lead Vocals: Eric Clapton
    Backing Vocals: Bobby Whitlock
    Lead Guitar: Eric Clapton, Duane Allman
    Rhythm Guitar: Eric Clapton
    Acoustic Guitar: Eric Clapton
    Slide Guitar: Duane Allman, Eric Clapton
    Piano: Jim Gordon, Bobby Whitlock
    Organ: Bobby Whitlock
    Bass: Carl Radle
    Drums: Jim Gordon
    Percussion: Jim Gordon
    Producer: Tom Dowd, Derek and the Dominos
    Recorded: Criteria Studios, Miami, August–September 1970
    Released: December 1970
    Number of listens: 21203
    Current rank: 118 (updated weekly)
    Highest rank: 104 (play the video all the way through to register a vote for this song)


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