Wonderful Tonight Lyrics - Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton Slowhand cover art
publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Eric Patrick Clapton
release date: 1977
genres: Rock Blues
styles: Acoustic/Soft Rock/Classic Rock/Pop Rock/Country Rock
length: 3:42
producer: Glyn Johns
bass guitar: Carl Radle
background vocals: Yvonne Elliman and Marcy Levy
drums (drum set): Jamie Oldaker
electronic organ: Dick Sims
guitar: George Terry and Eric Clapton
lead vocals: Eric Clapton
composer: Eric Clapton, Eric Clapton
lyricist: Eric Clapton, Eric Clapton
It's late in the evening; she's wondering what clothes to wear
She'll put on her make-up and brushes her long blonde hair
And then she asks me, do I look all right?
And I say, yes, you look wonderful tonight

We go to a party and everyone turns to see
This beautiful lady that's walking around with me
And then she asks me, do you feel all right?
And I say, yes, I feel wonderful tonight

I feel wonderful because I see
The love light in your eyes

And the wonder of it all
Is that you just don't realize how much I love you
It's time to go home now and I've got an aching head
So I give her the car keys and she helps me to bed

And then I tell her, as I turn out the light
I say, my darling, you were wonderful tonight
Oh my darling, you were wonderful tonight

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12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Cocaine
  • 2 Wonderful Tonight
  • 3 Lay Down Sally
  • 4 Next Time You See Her
  • 5 We’re All the Way
  • 6 The Core
  • 7 May You Never
  • 8 Mean Old Frisco
  • 9 Peaches and Diesel