Legendary Musician Eric Clapton Reveals He Is Going Deaf

From TIME - January 12, 2018

Rock legend Eric Clapton has revealed that he is going deaf. In a recent interview on BBC Radio 2s Steve Wright in the Afternoon, the award-winning guitarist spoke about how both his hearing loss and tinnitusa hearing disorder that can cause high-pitched ringing in the earsare affecting his career.

I mean, Im going deaf, Ive got tinnitus, my hands just about work, he said. I mean, Im hoping that people will come along and see me just because, or maybe more than because Im a curiosity. I know that is part of it. Its amazing to myself that Im still here.


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