Wonderful Tonight was written by Eric Clapton. This arrangement is by Bob Hooper.
Wonderful Tonight was included on Eric Clapton’s 1977 album Slowhand. Clapton wrote the song about Pattie Boyd, and is mentioned in her autobiographical book Wonderful Tonight: George Harrison,Eric Clapton and Me. The song was a modest hit upon its release, reaching number 30 in the UK and number 16 in the US charts.
On the 7th of September 1976, Clapton wrote “Wonderful Tonight for Pattie Boyd while waiting for her to get ready to attend Paul and Linda McCartney’s annual Buddy Holly party.
Of “Wonderful tonight” Boyd would say: “For years it tore at me. To have inspired Eric, and George before him, to write such music was so flattering. Wonderful tonight was the most poignant reminder of all that was good in our relationship and when things went wrong it was torture to hear it.
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