The Real Thing is a British soul group formed in the 1960s. In addition to a string of British hits, the band charted internationally with their song "You to Me Are Everything", which reached #1 on the UK Singles Chart, #28 on Billboard's R&B Singles chart and #64 on the Billboard Hot 100. By number of sales, they were the most successful black rock/soul act in England during the 1970s. The journalist, author and founder of Mojo, Paul Du Noyer credits them alongside Deaf School with restoring "Liverpool's musical reputation in the 1970s" with their success.
The Real Thing - You to Me Are Everything, ToTP #1. 24/06/1976
The Top Of The Pops top 30 countdown from June 24th 1976, where The Real Thing were at the number one spot.
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