Everybody (Keith Urban song)
|Single by Keith Urban|
|from the album Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy Thing|
|Released||September 18, 2007|
|Songwriter(s)||Richard Marx, Keith Urban|
|Producer(s)||Keith Urban, Dann Huff|
|Keith Urban singles chronology|
"Everybody" is a song co-written and recorded by Australian country music artist Keith Urban. It was released in September 2007 as the fourth and final single from his 2006 album Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy Thing. The song peaked at number 5 on the US Billboard Hot Country Songs charts in early 2008. Urban wrote this song with Richard Marx.
"Everybody" is a mid-tempo ballad that Urban co-wrote with Richard Marx. In it, the male narrator addresses a female who is escaping her relationship ("And the only thing that you've ever known is to run") and tries asking her to stay ("Everybody needs somebody sometimes").
The music video was directed by Chris Hicky.
As listed in liner notes.
- Keith Urban – lead and backing vocals, lead guitar, acoustic guitar, EBow
- Beth Beeson – french horn
- Tom Bukovac – rhythm guitar
- Eric Darken – percussion
- Erin Horner – french horn
- Dann Huff – rhythm guitar
- Chris McHugh – drums
- Tim Lauer – piano, synthesizer
- Jimmie Lee Sloas – bass guitar
- Joy Worland – french horn
- Carl Gorodetzky, Pam Sixfin, Conni Ellisor, Alan Umstead, David Davidson, Cathy Umstead, Cate Myer, Karen Winkelmann, Mary Kathryn Vanosdale, David Angell – violins
- Kris Wilkinson, Monisa Angell, Gary Vanosdale – violas
- Larry Corbett, Carole Rabinowitz, Anthony LaMarchina – cellos
|Canada (Canadian Hot 100)||71|
|US Billboard Hot 100||64|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||5|
|US Country Songs (Billboard)||47|
Richard Marx version
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