Not an LJS Inner Circle Member? LEARN MORE

You’re My Everything

Before you start…

Download our free eGuide “Learn Jazz Standards The Smart Way” and make sure you are setting yourself up for success!

Chord Charts

You’re My Everything is a tune written in 1931 by Harry Warren and Joseph Young. The lyrics were written by Mort Dixon. Popular versions of this song include the Miles Davis recording on his Prestige record “Relaxin” and Freddie Hubbard’s version on his hit record “Hub-tones”. This tune is most commonly played in C major.
Note that Freddie Hubbard applied some alternate changes to this tune that you should know. The play-along track uses the common changes however ends the form on an Ab major chord which is commonly done.

Videos to learn the melody/changes

Previous articleMy Shining Hour
Next articleI Love You
Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."


  1. Thank you for this. I have always enjoyed the Nat King Cole version of this song and wanted to dig a little deeper to see where it came from.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Chord Charts

Follow Us

Join the LJS Inner Circle Membership

Join the Inner Circle


I want to...