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Top 10 Most Played Rain Songs

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Revealed: Top 10 Most Played Rain Songs

With the Met Office’s announcement that rain will lash Britain until the end of August, PRS for Music has today revealed the top ten most played rain-themed songs.

The unique chart reveals that Bill Wither’s 1979 song, ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’, which has been covered by artists including Michael Jackson, Neil Diamond and Van Morrison, is the most played rain-themed song in the past 5 years

Also on the chart, is Rain On Your Parade by Duffy. The 2008 song was co-written by British songwriter, Steve Brooker, who is also credited for writing Duffy’s chart topping song, Mercy.

Top 10 Rain Songs

1. Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers

2. It’s Raining Men – The Weathergirls

3. I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash

4. November Rain – Guns N’ Roses

5. Purple Rain – Prince and the Revolution

6. Rain On Your Parade – Duffy

7. I Can’t Stand The Rain – Tina Turner

8. Rain On Me – Ashanti

9. Sunshine On A Rainy Day – Zoe

10. Rain Down On Me – Kane

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