Only You (Portishead song)

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"Only You"
Single by Portishead
from the album Portishead
Released 2 March 1998
Format CD, 12"
Recorded 1996–1997
Genre Trip hop, alternative hip hop
Label Go! Discs/London
Writer(s) Geoff Barrow, Beth Gibbons, Adrian Utley, and The Pharcyde
Producer(s) Portishead
Portishead singles chronology
"Only You"
"Machine Gun"

"Only You" is a single by English band Portishead, released in 1998. It was later released in a promotional French language lyrics version.[citation needed]

The video to "Only You" was directed by Chris Cunningham, who has also worked with Aphex Twin, Björk, and Placebo. It involved Beth Gibbons floating in air, and a young boy. The people were shot in a tank of water and then digitally inserted into an alleyway of a street scene.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Only You" (Edit)
  2. "Elysium" (Parlour Talk Remix)
  3. "Only You" (NYC)
  4. "Only You"


Chart (1998) Peak
New Zealand (RIANZ)[1] 37
UK Singles Chart (Official Charts Company)[2] 35 Russian Singles Chart (Official Charts Company)[3] 12


  1. ^ "Portishead – Only You". Hung Medien. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Portishead". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Portishead". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 

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