August is the tenth studio album from Eric Clapton, including the duet with Tina on Tearing Us Apart and backing vocals from her on „Hold On“. Tearing Us Apart was released as the second single from the album with „Hold On“ on the b-side. Tina and Eric performed it also live in 1986 at the All Star Rock concert in London’s Wembley Arena. This version was later released on the Prince’s Trust charity album in 1987. August was released November 1986 from Duck / Warner Records on vinyl, cassette and compact disc.
Tearing Us Apart (duet with Eric Clapton) 4:14
Written by Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes / Produced by Phil Collins, Tom Dowd
Single release in 1987
Hold On (Backing vocals) 4:55
Written by Eric Clapton, Phil Collins / Produced by Phil Collins, Tom Dowd