Only You

Album: Upstairs at Eric's (1982)
Charted: 2 67
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  • Looking from a window above, it's like a story of love
    Can you hear me
    Came back only yesterday
    I'm moving further away
    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

    This is going to take a long time and I wonder what's mine
    Can't take no more
    Wonder if you'll understand it's just the touch of your hand
    Behind a closed door

    All I needed was the love you gave
    All I needed for another day
    And all I ever knew
    Only you Writer/s: Vince Clarke
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Royalty Network, Songtrust Ave, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 11

  • Geoff from Los AngelesI had almost forgotten about that video. So eerie and tender at the same time. So 1982.
  • Nicole from TorontoThis song was on one of the more recent seasons of The Americans when Matthew Rhys' character buys the record for his daughter.
  • Nicole from TorontoIt is also in the move Austenland starring Keri Russell, who is, interestingly, also one of the lead characters on The Americans. I think this song is in quite a few movies.
  • Rick from Mason City, IaOne of the best songs ever!! Nice done Vince!!!
  • Leigh from Abernathy, Txnever heard this song until I heard it on "Cold Case" the other night...loved it..wrote it down to remember it....Love this song!!
  • Scott from Baton Rouge, LaYaz rocks!Great song.Quintessential 80's tune.Hey,where's "Situation" and "Don't Go" on here ?
  • Louise from Newcastle, United KingdomAh, I've loved this song for ages.
  • Rob from Lincoln, EnglandThe Flying Pickets' version was released as a single in the early 80s and was Number One at Christmas time. Since then it's appeared on numerous Christmas compilation CDs, even though it's not at all a festive song!
  • Christy from Southlake, TxThis song was also in the movie Can't Hardly Wait. It was played at the end of the movie.
  • Justin from Felts Mills, NyThis song was played during the two-part finale of "The Office."
  • Dee from Indianapolis, InGreat song. This is so 80's and can be found on the soundtrack to Nepolean Dynamite.
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