With the wet weather settling in, the perfect playlist is necessary to combat the gloom that accompanies the imminent and impending gloom. Try these nine diverse tacks to lift your spirits and to actually enjoy the rain.
‘Come Rain or Come Shine’ – Ray Charles
A classic by a great musician. This romantic song is perfect for cuddling your sunshine in the cold February showers.
‘Set Fire to the Rain’ – Adele
Rainy weather gives a great background for dramatic reactions and deep feelings. Why not make this killer Adele track a part of your storm-time soundtrack?
‘Purple Rain’ – Prince and the Revolution
Commemorate the late artist with a classic so good it makes you wish that the rain was really that colour.
‘Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head’ – B. J. Thomas
A sweet song to make you feel better about getting soggy or having an umbrella mishap.
‘Make It Rain’ – Fat Joe and Lil Wayne
A banger to keep you moving and warm in the chill. Itis rather explicit, so listen with care when you’re jamming.
‘Who'll Stop the Rain’ – Credence Clearwater Revival
A song performed at Woodstock, this is perfect for those who like quality guitar, metaphors, and clever history references.
‘Hurricane’ – Halsey
An atmospheric track with lyrics and soft as drizzle is good for night-time downpours.
‘Let it Rain’ – Eric Clapton
This track has wordplay and weather imagery, and is performed by one of the most influential guitarists of all time. Need we say more?
‘Raindrops’ – SNBRN featuring Kerli [Hotel Garuda Remix]
A gentler dance track with a fluid drop and smooth saxophone in its sleek production This track is necessary for dancing in the rain.