Song Details More songs by Melanie
Lay Down (Candles In The Rain)
Melanie with The Edwin Hawkins Singers

Lay down, lay down, lay it all down
Let your white birds smile up
At the ones who stand and frown

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1970
  • from the Melanie album Candles in the Rain (1970)
  • vocal backing: the Edwin Hawkins Singers
  • written by Melanie Safka
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