Written and performed by the legendary soul artists’ Womack & Womack (as part of their fourth studio album, Conscience Cecil and Linda Womack were also the producers of “Teardrops” alongside Chris Blackwell.
Enjoying worldwide acclaim in 1988 the R&B / dance single reached #1 in Australia and the Netherlands, #2 in Germany and Switzerland, and #3 in the UK.
Elton John and k.d. lang covered “Teardrops” in 1993 for John’s album Duets, British group Lovestation re-recorded the song in 1998, and British singer Joss Stone included her take on the track in 2012 as part of The Soul Sessions Vol. 2 full length.And just this week, Gospel House music superstar, Dawn Tallman‘s version of the single – produced by Eric Kupper – is this week’s #7 Billboard Hot Club Songs chart single.