This song was written by Eric Clapton and Bobby Whitlock. It was first recorded by Derek And The Dominos during the sessions for George Harrison’s album All Things Must Pass. The recording features George Harrison on guitar. It was produced by Phil Spector and was released as a single in 1970. The B-side was Roll It Over. The single was later withdrawn by the band. Tell The Truth was re-recorded by Derek And The Dominos for their 1970 album Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs. The single version was later released on the 1972 album History of Eric Clapton.