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He wrote it while with Depeche Modebut recorded it in after forming the duo Album) with Alison Moyet. It was released as Yazoo's first single on 15 March in the United Kingdom, and became an instant success on the UK Singles Chartpeaking at number 2. Album) would also reach the Top 10 in neighbouring Ireland as well as Australia.
It also made the US Adult Contemporary chart number Album) The music video for the new version was created using the Houdini 3D animation software package. The Performance featured a live orchestra as accompaniment. Yazoo released the track on their YouTube channel on 17 Novemberpromising that it would be released as a single-track download the following week.
The remix features Alison Moyet's original vocal with a brand new orchestral backing track. InEnglish musician Vince Clarke left the electronic band Depeche Modeciting touring fatigue and disdain for pop stardom as his reasons for the departure. While writing the lyrics, Clarke remarked "It was a very simple arrangement. I just formed words on a piece of paper.
I was just hoping Daniel MillerMute Records founder, would like it". Clarke had written "Only You" as a sentimental balladand wanted to find a vocalist who could sing with emotion. He responded to the ad and asked Moyet if she was interested in singing for a demo. She eventually agreed, saying she needed the money and had no way of making a demo on her own. Clarke recorded the demo of "Only You" on a four-track tape recorderand had already finished Woke Up This Morning - B.B.
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The two knew virtually nothing about each other besides musical abilities, and Moyet described the pairing as "almost like an arranged marriage". Eric Radcliffe produced the song, El bosque y el mar - Deiedra - Legegabeen Kondairak with Clarke and Miller.
You don't need Black Knight - Bob Seger - Beautiful Loser be a great instrumentalist to play it. It's a universal, everyman song. He wrote that although "Only You" is a traditional synth-pop song, its softer and intimate sound is more reminiscent of Motown records, and ultimately described the song as Only You - Jon Lee - Fallen Angel (File warm and familiar extraterrestrial creature".
It spent fourteen weeks on the chart, and last appeared on 11 July. An a cappella version by The Flying Pickets was even more successful than the original on the UK Singles Chartbeing released towards the end of the following year and becoming the Christmas number one in It spent five weeks at the top. It was released on overseas markets the following year. The Flying Pickets version went on to become a number one hit on the German Singles Chart in and also charted in Canada,  though it did not chart in the United States.
The song is also used at the end of Wong Kar-wai 's film Fallen Angels. The Flying Pickets version Album) reportedly one of Margaret Thatcher 's favourite songs, a fact that has been noted with irony, due to the band's socialist views.
Spanish singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias recorded a Spanish version of the song, which was featured on his second studio album Vivirreleased by Fonovisa on February 17, see in music.
The track was released as the second single from the album and debuted at number one on the U. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks chart on May 3, his second in a row, and the first artist Heck Of A Job - John Scofield - This Meets That do so and spent ten non-consecutive weeks at the top.
Minogue and James Corden who have been friends since reportedly saw the duet as a novelty inclusion for the album. However, it was elevated to single status. A cover version performed by Selena Gomez was included on the soundtrack for 13 Reasons Whya series adaptation of the eponymous book. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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