Only You

Album: Cee Lo Green... Is Everybody's Brother (2013)

Songfacts®:

  • The first single from Cee Lo's Cee Lo Green... Is Everybody's Brother album features Atlantic Records signee Lauriana Mae. The song was written by Skylar Grey ("Love The Way You Lie"). "It's about two people on different paths, hoping for the best, hoping that those paths lead to each other," said Green. "It's like love lost or the acknowledgement of a love lost, but it's still optimistic."

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