Rising – Rainbow – 1976


Album Rising by the band Rainbow
Album Rising by the band Rainbow

Rising is the second studio album by the British rock band Rainbow, released in 1976. The album features some of the most iconic songs of the band, such as “Stargazer” and “A Light in the Black”. Rising showcases the talents of vocalist Ronnie James Dio and guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, who deliver powerful and expressive performances. The album is widely regarded as one of the best hard rock albums of all time, and a milestone in the genre of heavy metal.

Rising is a landmark album in the history of heavy metal. The album is a must-have for any fan of the genre and a great introduction to their classic sound.


  • Ritchie Blackmore – guitar
  • Ronnie James Dio – vocals
  • Cozy Powell – drums
  • Jimmy Bain – bass
  • Tony Carey – keyboards

The different versions published for this album :