Hard Rain

Album: So Sad So Sexy (2018)
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Songfacts®:

  • Lykke Li wrote "Hard Rain" with Rostam Batmanglij, formerly of Vampire Weekend. The song documents a storm brewing between lovers. "That's my life," Li cried to Q magazine. "My instinct is that everything's gonna fall apart. I create crazy scenarios. I see things and they happen."

    Rostam Batmanglij also contributed background vocals to the track.

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