There are two different versions of the song. The song was first
composed in 2001 by Tim Rice-Oxley. The first version was recorded at Keane's home. The second one at the
Helioscentric Studios in East Sussex.
Fierce Panda single
In December 2002, Simon Williams of
Fierce Panda Records saw Keane in a pub. He wanted to record one of their songs for the radio. The song chosen was "Everybody's Changing". They made a CD single and released it on May 2003.
After Keane signed to Island Records, there was another single, "Somewhere Only We Know". However, they wanted to release "Everybody's Changing" again. This time it was released as an Island single. The record was released on May 2004