Top 5 1991 “Rain” References
Today’s post is a tip of the triple-sided hat to:
As the aforementioned lads often do, today I’ll celebrate individual tracks, under a common theme no less!
When I was compiling a Top 5 songs of ’91, I realized many of my favourites featured lyrics about precipitation.
When digging through my collection, I was pleased to see each of the artists below generously included the lyrics with their 1991 releases.
Here are the Top 5 “Rain” references from my favourite palindromic year:
5. “Like a summer rain, it all gets washed away”
Tom Cochrane, Washed Away
4. “Think I hear thunder, ain’t no sign of rain”
Bryan Adams, Vanishing
3. “Took a drive in the dirty rain”
U2, Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses
2. “Drive-in’s rained out, Weatherman wet fingers the sky”
The Tragically Hip, Long Time Running
1. “Nothin’ lasts forever, even cold November rain”
GNR, November Rain
As a part of my voyage to 1991, Ice T & Mudhoney are coming up this week, enjoy!