Everything but the Girl (often shortened EBTG) is a two-person English band formed in Hull in 1982, consisting of lead singer and sometime-guitarist Tracey Thorn (born 26 September 1962) and guitarist, keyboardist, and singer Ben Watt (born 6 December 1962). Watt and Thorn are also a couple; they are intensely private about their relationship and personal life. "Missing" is a song written and recorded by British pop music duo Everything but the Girl. The song was released as a single from the band's 1994 album Amplified Heart. "Missing" is Everything but the Girl's best-known hit and it is credited with revitalizing the duo's musical career and steering members Ben Watt and Tracey Thorn into a successful electronic music direction.