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"Rain Is Falling"
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Single by Electric Light Orchestra
from the album Time
B-side"Another Heart Breaks"
ReleasedJanuary 1982 (US)
Recorded1981 at Musicland Studios, Munich
GenreArt rock
Songwriter(s)Jeff Lynne
Producer(s)Jeff Lynne
Electric Light Orchestra singles chronology
"Ticket to the Moon" / "Here Is the News"
"Rain Is Falling"
"The Way Life's Meant to Be"
Time track listing
13 tracks
Side one
  1. "Prologue"
  2. "Twilight"
  3. "Yours Truly, 2095"
  4. "Ticket to the Moon"
  5. "The Way Life's Meant to Be"
  6. "Another Heart Breaks"
Side two
  1. "Rain Is Falling"
  2. "From the End of the World"
  3. "The Lights Go Down"
  4. "Here Is the News"
  5. "21st Century Man"
  6. "Hold on Tight"
  7. "Epilogue"

"Rain Is Falling" is a song written and performed by Electric Light Orchestra (ELO).

It was track seven on the album Time (1981) and was released as the third single from the album in the US in 1982.

It was the band's first single in the United States that failed to chart in the Billboard Hot 100 since "Boy Blue" (1975). It came incredibly close, peaking at 101 in the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.


Another Heart Breaks

"Another Heart Breaks" is a song written and performed by the Electric Light Orchestra.

It was track six from their 1981 album Time. The track is mostly instrumental with the verse "Another Heart Breaks" repeated over and over.

Chart positions

Chart (1982) Peak
US Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles 101