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Singin' in the Rain was informed by the rhythms of jazz.
Gene Kelly's iconic performance in
Gene Kelly's iconic performance in Singin' in the Rain was informed by the rhythms of jazz. MGM Studios/Hulton Archive
It's early November, and for many in America, that means that when we go outside, we're likely to get wet. Whether we're dodging sprinkles, showers or downpours, November is part of a rainy season.
So here's a list of five songs from vocalists inspired by rain. You'll find happy rain songs, sad rain songs and even a song that takes rain to biblical proportions. But however the rainfall affects your mood, you're likely to find at least one song on this list that suits it.
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