The duration of song is 03:10. The two knew virtually nothing about each other besides musical abilities, and Moyet described the pairing as "almost like an arranged marriage". Only You chords by Yazoo. [15] The singer knows the conflict laden relationship is over, but desperately wants to be proven wrong. You don't need to be a great instrumentalist to play it. Tuning: E A D G B E. Capo: 2nd fret. The CDG format (also called CD+G or MP3+G) is suitable for most karaoke machines. Last edit on Feb 13, 2014. [11] It was the first single from their debut album Upstairs at Eric's, and was paired with the B-side "Don't Go. An a cappella version by The Flying Pickets was even more successful than the 1982 original on the UK Singles Chart, being released towards the end of the following year and becoming the Christmas number one in 1983. This song is sung by Yazoo. [11], "Only You" debuted at number seventy-two on the UK singles chart, on 11 April. Listen to free internet radio, sports, music, news, talk and podcasts. love it. Colored background \ Black background. The band's output was book-ended with yet another release of "Situation", accompanied by many remixes. This music sheet has been read 2847 times and the last read was at 2021-01-02 15:23:50. Yazoo (known as "Yaz" in the U.S.) were an English synthpop duo from Basildon, UK. While writing the lyrics, Clarke remarked "It was a very simple arrangement. [8] Before Clarke presented the song to Miller, he offered it to Andy Fletcher and Martin Gore of Depeche Mode, although the two declined. [7] Clarke originally wrote the music for the song on a guitar, and transposed the riff into synthesizer notes. Only You First single by Yazoo in 1982 reached number 2 in UK charts Tab by bass50611. [12], "Only You" was released in March 1982, as a 7" and 12" single. [22], The song was ranked at number 7 among the top ten "Tracks of the Year" for 1982 by NME. "Only You" is the debut single by English synth-pop duo Yazoo. The Flying Pickets had previously reached the Christmas number one spot in 1983 with an a cappella cover of Yazoo's "Only You". What inspired 'Only You'? [9], Clarke had written "Only You" as a sentimental ballad, and wanted to find a vocalist who could sing with emotion. The new duo chose the name Yazoo from the specialist blues record label, Yazoo Records. The music video for the new version was created using the Houdini 3D animation software package. A compilation entitled Only Yazoo: The Best of was released in 1999 and was preceded by a re-release of Yazoo's debut single, "Only You", featuring a new remix of the title track and several more of "Don't Go". [64] Its official lyric video was uploaded to Gomez's Vevo account on 18 April 2017.[65]. The remix features Moyet's original vocal with a brand new orchestral backing track. It spent fourteen weeks on the chart, and last appeared on 11 July. Only Yazoo is a greatest hits compilation album released by British synthpop duo Yazoo in 1999. [5], In 1981, English musician Vince Clarke left the electronic band Depeche Mode, citing touring fatigue and disdain for pop stardom as his reasons for the departure. It was written by member Vince Clarke, while still with Depeche Mode, but recorded it in 1982 after forming Yazoo with Alison Moyet. I just formed words on a piece of paper. Looking from a window above, it's like a story of love Can you hear me? Label: Mute - 12 MUTE 020 • Format: Vinyl 12 Yazoo - Only You (1982, Vinyl) | Discogs Want you near me All I needed was the love you gave All I needed for another day And all I ever knew Only you Sometimes when I think of her name When it's only a game And I need you Listen to the words that you say It's getting harder to stay When I see you All I needed was the love you gave All I needed for another day And all I ever knew Only you It was released as Yazoo's first single on 15 March 1982 in the United Kingdom, and became an instant success on the UK Singles Chart, peaking at number 2. "Only You" is the debut single by English synth-pop duo Yazoo. Formats included: CDG MP4 WMV KFN ? Want you near me All I needed was the love you gave All I needed for another day And all I ever knew Only you Sometimes when I think of her name When it's only a game And I need you Listen to the words that you say It's getting harder to stay When I see you All I needed was the love you gave All I needed for another day And all I ever knew Only you However, it was elevated to single status. Preview only you by yazoo the flying pickets is available in 4 pages and compose for intermediate difficulty. [8] The cover art for "Only You" featured an illustration of an American football player running with the ball. [13][16] Mason compared Moyet's vocals to those of 1970s singer Ann Peebles. The song is also used at the end of Wong Kar-wai's 1995 film Fallen Angels. Yes No. The collection includes the best bits of their two studio albums - Upstairs at Eric's and You and Me Both as well as non-album tracks like "State Farm". 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