I Can Stand a Little Rain

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I Can Stand a Little Rain
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Studio album by Joe Cocker
Released August 1974
Recorded 1974 in Los Angeles
Genre Rock
Length 34:29
Label A&M
Producer Jim Price
Joe Cocker chronology
Joe Cocker
I Can Stand a Little Rain
Jamaica Say You Will
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Džuboks (Favorable)[2]

I Can Stand a Little Rain is the fourth studio album by Joe Cocker, released in 1974 (see 1974 in music).

It features the single "You Are So Beautiful", which reached No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100, proving this album to eventually become a hit.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Put Out the Light" (Daniel Moore) – 4:11
  2. "I Can Stand a Little Rain" (Jim Price) – 3:33
  3. "I Get Mad" (Joe Cocker, Jim Price) – 3:38
  4. "Sing Me a Song" (Henry McCullough) – 2:25
  5. "The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress" (Jimmy Webb) – 3:31
  6. "Don't Forget Me" (Harry Nilsson) – 3:19
  7. "You Are So Beautiful" (Billy Preston, Bruce Fisher) – 2:41
  8. "It's a Sin (When You Love Somebody)" (Jimmy Webb) – 3:49
  9. "Performance" (Allen Toussaint) – 4:39
  10. "Guilty" (Randy Newman) – 2:46


Production notes[edit]

  • Produced by Jim Price
  • Mostly recorded at The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, 1973 (1, 7–10) / 1974 (2–6)
  • Engineers: recording and mixing – Rob Fraboni and Nat Jeffrey, Joe Tuzen, Mario Aglietti, Rick Heenan, J.J. Jansen, Carlton Lee, Ken Klinger, Zak Zenor
  • Mastered by Kent Duncan at Kendun Recorders, Burbank

Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
1974 US Billboard 11


  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. I Can Stand a Little Rain at AllMusic
  2. ^ Konjović, Slobodan. "Joe Cocker". Džuboks (in Serbian) (Gornji Milanovac: Dečje novine) (7 (second series)): 23.