to Larry Henley, Tanya Tucker’s 1975 number one, “Lizzie And The Rainman”
was actually based on the “Rainmaker” movie.
had the old Starbuck character and in the movie the main character was Lizzy
Currie, but in the song we called her Lizzie Cooper.”
recorded the song in Los Angeles, California, which didn’t exactly please her.
record came off great and I really loved it, but the recording was so
impersonal. I was used to recording live with all the musicians in the studio,
and I just sang to the tracks on this one . I didn’t even see the
musicians,’ said Tanya.
And The Rainman” entered the country music charts April 26th,
1975 and made it to number one the week of June 13th.
song was written by Larry Henley and Kenny O’Dell. The record was
produced by Snuff Garrett.
was Tucker’s 9th charted song and also scored a # 37 on the pop
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