Eric Clapton was inspired to write this because his son fell out the window from his 52 story apartment building in New York City. The loss of Conor, Eric's only son. As it turned out, this was Eric's best selling album since the Cream days. To this day it has sold more than 7 million copies in US only. Mostly because of the monster hit Tears In Heaven.
Would you know my name, if I saw you in Heaven, would it be the same, if I saw you in Heaven....
by pwnz0rs April 22, 2005
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One of the most beautiful songs ever written, by one of the greatest guitarists alive- Eric Clapton.
If I saw you in heaven...
by hitokiri December 11, 2004
Most beutiful song ever
would you know my name, if I saw you in heaven, will you be the same, if I saw you in heaven.
by tears in heaven, I want to kiss you February 06, 2005