The 40 Greatest Led Zeppelin Songs of All Time


'Fool in the Rain' (1979)

Led Zeppelin Robert Plant John Paul Jones
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"Zeppelin is not a nostalgia band," Page said defiantly when punk rockers were denouncing his group. You can sense their eclectic restlessness here; Jones and Plant heard a samba song while watching the 1978 World Cup, which influenced the Latin-jam middle section. Page called it "a springboard for what could have been."

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