While My Guitar Gently Weeps" is a song by the Beatles from their 1968 double album "The White Album". It was written by George Harrison. The song also serves as a comment on the disharmony within the Beatles at the time. The recording includes a lead guitar part played by Eric Clapton, although he was not formally credited for his contribution. . Clapton's performance ranked 42nd in Guitar World's October 2008 list of the "100 Greatest Guitar Solos".
136th on Rolling Stone's "The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time",
7th of the "100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time",