It was written by group members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart and produced by Stewart. The song was released on 12 January  as the third single in the UK from the album Touch and in the United States as the first single. It became Eurythmics' second Top 10 U. Stewart explained to Songfacts that creating a melancholy mood in his songs is something at which he excels.
He said: "'Here Comes the Rain Again' is kind of a perfect one where it has a mixture of things, because I'm playing a b-minor, but then I change it to put a b-natural sic — the song is in A minor in, and so it kind of feels like that minor is suspended, or major. So it's kind of a weird course. And of course that starts the whole song, and the whole song was about that undecided thing, like here comes depression, or here comes that downward spiral.
But then it goes, 'so talk to me like lovers do. And capturing that in kind of oblique statements and sentiments. The string arrangements by Michael Kamen were performed by members of the British Philharmonic Orchestra. However, due to the limited space in the studio, the Church, the players had to improvise by recording their parts in other parts of the studio. The song was then mixed by blending the orchestral tracks on top of the original synthesized backing track.
Dave Stewart revealed that the lyrics to the song came into being after an argument between him and Lennox while they were doing some songwriting in New York City 's Columbus Hotel. The basic melody had already been written and Lennox looked out the window after their fight and noticed it was starting to rain. She announced, "Here comes the rain again. The running time for "Here Comes the Rain Again" is in actuality about five minutes long and was edited on the Touch album fading out at approximately four-and-a-half minutes.
Although it was edited even further for its single and video release, many U. In the UK, the single became Eurythmics' fifth Top 10 hit, peaking at 8. It was the duo's second top Here Comes The Rain - The Sanken Group - Here Comes The Rain hit in the United States, peaking at 4 in March The music videofeaturing both Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart, was directed by Stewart, Jonathan Gershfield and Jon Roseman, and released in Decembera month before the single came out.
The video opens with a passing aerial shot of the Old Man of Hoy on the Island of Hoy in the Orkney Islands before transitioning to Lennox walking along the rocky shore and cliff top. She later The Ruins Of An Ancient Kingdom - Hoyland - Dance Of The Twilight Stars a derelict cottage while wearing a nightgown and holding a lantern.
Stewart stalks her with a video camera. In many scenes the two are filmed separately, then superimposed into the same frame. The result is that the viewer may perceive one as being a ghost in the world of the other. From Wikipedia, the free Here Comes The Rain - The Sanken Group - Here Comes The Rain . Annie Lennox David A. This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources.
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