August is the tenth studio album from Eric Clapton, including the duet with Tina Turner on Tearing Us Apart and backing vocals from Tina on „Hold On“. Tearing Us Apart was also released as the second single from the album with „Hold On“ on the b-side. Tina and Eric performed it live in 1986 at the Prince’s Trust All-Star Rock Concert in London’s Wembley Arena. This version was later released on the Prince’s Trust charity album in 1987.
Written by Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes / Produced by Phil Collins, Tom Dowd
★ Single release in 1987
Written by Eric Clapton, Phil Collins / Produced by Phil Collins, Tom Dowd
Guitar: Eric Clapton / Keyboard: Greg Phillinganes / Backing vocals: Phil Collins, Greg Phillinganes / Bass Guitar: Nathan East / Drums, Percussion: Phil Collins / Horns, Saxophone: Michael Brecker / Trumpets: Jon Faddis, Randy Brecker / Trombone: Dave Bargerone