"Everlasting Love" is a song written by Buzz Cason and Mac Gayden, originally a hit for Robert Knight and since remade numerous times, most successfully by the Love Affair, as well as Town Criers, Carl Carlton, Sandra, and Gloria Estefan.. The original version of "Everlasting Love" was recorded by Knight in Nashville, with Cason and Gayden aiming to produce it in a Motown style Genre: Soul.
Robert Knight, best remembered for the original hit version of "Everlasting Love"* (#13 in ), died Sunday (November 5th, ) in Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, where he had been in critical care for the past two weeks. The Franklin, Tennessee native was
May 13, · R&B vocalist Robert Knight, born in Franklin, Tennessee on April 24, , had one memorable national hit single, Everlasting Love, in and then barely avoided becoming a legitimate member of the One-Hit Wonder Club by virtue of two # 97 Hot entries in /5(3).