Eric Clapton wants to tour India



Mumbai, May 18 -- Celebrated guitarist-singer Eric Clapton, in a rare interview, said that he'd love to come to India.

"We have been planning this for a long time. So I guess, soon we will be able to put it into action. We know that the fan base is huge and that makes it even more a push to do a gig in India soon. We also have a desire to tour around and see the colourful country," said Clapton in an interview.

The 68-year-old musician recently released his 21st album, titled Old Sock. The record features 13 songs, out of which 11 are covers and two originals. Clapton says that the album is his way of paying tribute to his inspirations.