Steve Kline Ages of Rock
1941: Brian Holland is born.
1971: Have You Ever Seen the Rain? by Creedence Clearwater Revival peaks at #8 on the charts. John Fogerty will say the song is about his sadness about his brother Tom’s imminent departure from CCR. Bonnie Tyler’s 1983 cover hits #1 in the U.K., and Rod Stewart includes it on his 2006 album Still the Same … Rock Classics of Our Time. Here’s the powerful original and the covers: