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For the album, see My Everything (album).

"My Everything" is the twelfth, final and title track from the standard edition from Ariana Grande's sophomore studio album, My Everything. A preview of the song was teased on March 17, 2014 during a live stream.[1][2] It was released through Republic Records on August 25, 2014.

Trivia

  • Grande posted on her Facebook account in late February 2014 saying, "I think I want to name the album after 1 of the songs I finished this weekend. It makes me cry! it's very special & honest."[3]
  • Isaac Calpito tweeted the lyrics "Pain is just a consequence of love." on March 17, 2014.[4]
  • On August 15, 2014 Grande posted a short video of her singing "My Everything" while rehearsing for a concert.[5]
  • Grande dedicated this song to her Grandpa who passed away from cancer, whilst on The Honeymoon Tour.
  • She also performed the song during the Stand Up to Cancer television program in dedication to her grandfather.[6]
  • Grande performed the song with the Parrs Wood High School Choir at Grande's One Love Manchester concert on June 4, 2017, in memory of the victims of the 2017 Manchester Arena Bombing.
  • On April 5, 2020, Grande shared a video of herself and Tommy Brown performing the song from their own homes whilst in quarantine.[7]
  • Charts for the song rose after the quarantine rendition.
  • The song was originally dedicated to Grande's ex.

Lyrics

[Verse 1]
I've cried enough tears to see my own reflection in them
And then it was clear
I can't deny, I really miss him
To think that I was wrong
I guess you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Pain is just a consequence of love
I'm saying sorry for the sake of us

[Chorus]
He wasn't my everything 'til we were nothing
And it's taking me a lot to say
Now that he's gone, my heart is missing something
So it's time I push my pride away
Cause you are, you are
You are my everything
You are, you are
You are my everything

[Verse 2]
I know you're not far, but I still can't handle all the distance
You're travelling with my heart
I hope this is a temporary feeling
Cause it's too much to bear without you
And I know sorry ain't the cure
If I cross your mind, just know I'm yours
Cause what we got is worth fighting for
Cause you are

[Chorus]
You are my everything 'til we were nothing
And it's taking me a lot to say
Now that you're gone, my heart is missing something
So it's time I push my pride away
Cause you are, you are
You are my everything
You are, you are
You are my everything

[Outro]
You are, you are, you are
You are, you are
You are my everything

References

My Everything
August 25, 2014 • 40:31 • Republic Records
Songs
Released Bang BangBe My BabyBest MistakeBreak FreeBreak Your Heart Right BackCadillac SongHands On MeIntroJust A Little Bit Of Your HeartLove Me HarderMy EverythingOne Last TimeOnly 1ProblemToo CloseWhy TryYou Don't Know Me
Unreleased Ain't About What You GotNot Afraid of LoveRidiculousThe Way It Is
Artists
Ariana GrandeA$AP FergBig SeanCashmere CatChildish GambinoIggy AzaleaJessie JNicki MinajThe WeekndZedd
Tour
The Honeymoon Tour
"Nobody got me the way that you did."
Not to be confused with the album.
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