Rain, Rain, Go Away

When clouds show up, Rain Rain Go Away is the song that comes to mind for a singing session.

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Rain Rain Go Away Karaoke + Sing-Along

Nursery rhyme, U.K.

“Rain, Rain, Go Away” is a nursery song about driving away the rain, so the children can play outside. The song has a Roud Folk Song Index number of 19096.

On this page you can find Lyrics, Sing-along Video, and MP3 and MP4 files for Free Download.

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Rain Rain Go Away Videos

Sing-Along Video with lyrics

Karaoke Video with lyrics

Rain Rain Go Away – Animated Song Video


Rain, rain, go away
come again another day
Little Johnny wants to play
rain, rain, go to Spain

Rain, rain, go away
come again another day
Little baby wants to play
Rain, rain, go away

Rain Rain Go Away karaoke
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MP4 Video File | Free Download

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and watch a piano tutorial video.

Rain-Rain Go Away Instrumental Nursery Rhyme - Free Music Score Download

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Rain Rain Go Away Guitar Chords and Tabs in C.

Click on the button to watch a glockenspiel / xylophone tutorial video and download a free printable PDF file with glockenspiel / xylophone Music Sheet and Note Chart of this song.

xylophone glockenspiel sheet music chart tutorial video

Teaching idea & activities

Sing on a round and exercise the names of lands which you have already learned:

The teacher sings the first verses

(Rain, rain, go away,
come again another day)

and the children, one after the other, respond singing their names and different places

(little Johnny wants to play,
rain, rain, go to Spain,


little Penny wants to play,
rain, rain, go to China,

Rain Rain Go Away Song Info

The lyrics are known at least from the 17th century, included in a collection of proverbs. The text of the song is offered for improvisation or adaption by the children using different names or places where the rain can go.

The form of the song is “repetitive” (see also “Finger Family“, “If You’re Happy and You Know It”, ‘Baby Bumblebee”, “The Wheels on the Bus”, “Old MacDonald had a Farm”)

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  1. Sondra

    I came across this page by accident but i think I’ll keep it. It’s hard to find a good for children music, songs and rhymes. Thank you for your page.

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