"You Are Everything" is a soul song written by Thom Bell and Linda Creed. Originally recorded by the Philadelphia soul group The Stylistics in Philadelphia at Sigma Sound Studios, it was released in 1971 as a single produced by Bell. This version became a Top 10 hit for the group, peaking at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The first artists to chart in the UK with this song in early 1973 were The Pearls a 1970s vocal girl duo from Liverpool . It was released on the Bell label and reached number 41 in the Top 50 chart .
Another cover was by one-time Motown singing duo, Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye. Released as the second UK single from their Diana & Marvin album, the song reached #5 in the UK Singles Chart in April 1974. It also reached #13 on the Dutch charts and #20 on the Irish Singles Chart. It was never released as a single in the U.S.
Other artists to have covered the song, or referenced it, over the years include:...