A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall: LEON RUSSELL

Australian singles chart:
A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall entered the Kent charts on 25 October 1971 and peaked at #12. It was #83 on the Top 100 of 1971.

The song is on Leon Russell and the Shelter People which entered the Kent album charts on 8 November 1971 and peaked at #5.

Bob Dylan

Leon Russell, Denny Cordell

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American musician and songwriter Leon Russell was involved with numerous bestselling records during his 60-year career which spanned multiple genres, including rock and roll, country, gospel, bluegrass, rhythm and blues, southern rock, blues rock, folk, surf and Tulsa Sound.
In 1971, Shelter Records released Leon Russell and the Shelter People, recorded at Russell’s Skyhill Studios. It included a cover of Bob Dylan’s A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall.
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