<p>Singer/ Songwriter Robert Knight performs at Music City Roots: Night Train To Nashville 10th Anniversary in Liberty Hall at The Factory on July 30, 2014 in Franklin, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for The Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum)</p>
"Everlasting Love" singer Robert Knight died over the weekend at his Tennessee home, TMZ reported
He was 72 years old and had been fighting illness, TMZ reported.
"Everlasting Love" was a 1967 hit. Knight recorded several other songs, including "Isn't it Lonely Together," "Love on a Mountain Top" and "Blessed are the Lonely."
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