|Label:||Reprise Records (2015)|
|Format:||2 X LP|
|Genre:||Blues , Rock N|
Brand new sealed 180 gram double album housed in a gatefold cover. Made in the EU.
The pre-order for the compilation album started on March 17, 2015. People had the chance to pre-order the album through the official Eric Clapton website. When ordering the 3-CD and LP-version of the release, you could get a T-shirt with the album's cover, a cup and an 18″ × 24″ lithograph. On the first day of the album announcement more than 37,000 copies were pre-ordered in the United States alone. With the total pre-order sales being added up, Forever Man reached position ten on the American pre-order chart. Until the actual release of the album on 28 April 2015, the compilation was pre-ordered more than 151,000 times in the U.S. In Venezuela the album has been available since April 28, and has sold more than 5,000 copies, becoming a gold record in the first two days. The same release day was set for the United States, Canada and Mexico. In Germany the album was released on May 8. In Italy and Malaysia Forever Man was released one day after the German release date. In the southeastern state, the album quickly sold 7,500 copies in week one becoming a gold record. For the rest of the world the album was made available on May 11.