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Michael Parkinson: My Favourite Things - Rain

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A look at the weather, and rain in particular, as the inspiration for song writers.

Sir Michael Parkinson looks at the weather - and rain in particular - as the inspiration for song writers. Among the lyrics he celebrates are those to 'Come Rain Come Shine', 'Fire and Rain' 'Stormy Weather', 'Here's that Rainy Day' and of course 'Singin in the Rain'.

  • Broadcast on BBC Radio 2, 10:00PM Tue, 23 Apr 2013
  • First broadcast BBC Radio 2, 10:00PM Tue, 23 Apr 2013
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  • Duration 57 minutes

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