Check out Rainy Night In Georgia & Other Favorites (Digitally Remastered) by The Best Of Brook Benton . Brook Benton's "Rainy Night in Georgia" is special. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Rainy Night In Georgia - The Best Of Brook Benton on Discogs. "Rainy Night in Georgia" is a song written by Tony Joe White in and popularized by R&B vocalist Brook Benton in In the spring of , the song had topped the Billboard Best Selling Soul Singles chart. It also reached number.