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Derek and the Dominos

Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad

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  • Blues
  • Rock
  • Space
  • Musical
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  • 1970
  • 1973
  • 2011
  • 1994
  • 1972

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Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs is a blues-rock album by Derek and the Dominos, released in November 1970, best known for its eponymous title track, “Layla”. The album is often regarded as Eric Clapton’s greatest musical achievement, in ensemble with a talented supporting cast of Bobby Whitlock on keyboards and vocals, Jim Gordon on drums, Carl Radle on bass, and special guest performer Duane Allman on lead and slide guitar. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs peaked at #16 on Billboards Pop Albums chart and was certified gold by the RIAA. The album again made the Billboard 200 in 1972, 1974 and in 1977. It never charted in Britain. In 2000, the album was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. In 2003 the TV network VH1 named Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs the 89th... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Why does love got to be so sad ... Why does love got to be so

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