I'm a wheel, I'm a wheel, I can roll I can feel
And you can't stop me turning
'cause I'm the sun, I'm the sun, I can move I can run
But you'll never stop me burning
Come down with fire
Lift my spirit higher
Someone's screaming my name
Come and make me holy againRainbow is, to put it shortly, the lovechild of Everything's Better with Rainbows and The Power of Rock.Actually, it is the solo project of former Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. It initially started as a quick off-shoot project of Blackmore (backed by Elf, a band fronted by Ronnie James Dio) because he wanted to record a cover of Quatermass song "Black Sheep of the Family". After Blackmore left Deep Purple, the band became a full-time project. During the 70's, they played Hard Rock; in the early 80's they adopted more AOR-ish sound.
— "Man on the Silver Mountain"
Rainbow provides examples of: