Country Songs The Best Country Songs About Rain  

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What are the best country songs about rain? This list includes great country songs such as "Georgia Rain," ”When it Rains,” and “Raining on Sunday.” In literature, film, and even music, rain and stormy weather is often symbolic of tough times, sadness, and despair. However there are also a handful of rain songs about the joys of rain and the memories it holds. Whether you're feeling sad, joyful, or it's a rainy day outside, the songs on this list are all truly great country songs.  

These are songs from top country artists, both modern and classic, such as George Strait, Trisha Yearwood, Reba McEntire, Taylor Swift, and Johnny Cash. Vote up the greatest country songs about the rain below, or add a song with rain in the lyrics that isn't already on the list.

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Garth Brooks
Song about always waiting for your lover to return late at night, and taking matters into your own hands when thunder rolls.

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Eddie Rabbitt
Song about having he rain wash away all your troubles

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Keith Whitley song about being sad, and down and a friend of the devil, and of the rain's

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Willie Nelson
A song about the difficulties of saying goodbye to a love.

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Ronnie Milsap tune about longing to be home in Tennessee

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Song about that ugly storm wrecking havoc in your life,

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Luke Bryan song about the benefits of rain and how it makes the country crops grow.

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Song about not blaming all the sad songs about rain for the problems at hand.

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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Song about the malaise felt by the woodstock generation and the inability of the government to fix the world's problems.

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Elvis Presley
Elvis song about hitchhiking through the rain to get to his love.

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Tim McGraw uses rain as a metaphor for a woman washing over him.

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Song about staying inside and closing the bedroom door on a rainy day.

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A song about it raining hurt and reprimand, after the truth about an affair comes out. 

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Song about a lonely sad night in georgia. The rain is falling so hard that it may as well be raining all over the world.

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A song about being so in love that even the rain isn't a bother anymore.

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Taylor Swift
Song about embracing the world after a rainy night.

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Song about listening to the rythm of the rain sitting on the porch swing.

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Tim McGraw, Jo Dee Messina
Jo Dee Messina song about being beat down by life and by the rain that's falling hard.

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Song from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid about having the blues.

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Trisha Yearwood song about a romantic night under the georgia sky.

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Song chronicalling James Taylor's stay in a mental hospital as a teenager.

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Johnny Cash song about a storm raining down and having to survive.

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Nicole Galbraith added Tim McGraw

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Jim Case added Waylon Jennings

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A song about waiting for the end of the relationship and sensing its near. The rain is a metaphor for the sadness and the end.