Everything but the Girl (sometimes described as EBTG) were an English musical duo, formed in 1982, consisting of lead singer and occasional guitarist Tracey Thorn and guitarist, keyboardist, producer and singer Ben Watt. Everything But The Girl have received eight gold, and two platinum album BPI Certifications in the UK and one gold album RIAA Certification in the US. They had four top ten singles and twelve top forty singles in the UK. Their biggest hit song “Missing” charted high in several countries and reached number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 in 1995.
They are currently inactive and although they have not performed publicly as a duo since 2000 they have been in the recording studio as collaborators, solo artists and singing together.