Back To Black: Top 10 Amy Winehouse Songs (page 9)
2. “Tears Dry On Their Own”
Another song about unrequited love with Blake Fielder-Civil, “Tears Dry On Their Own” spoke to a very broken-hearted woman having brutally honest dialogue with herself about why she is so attached to a man who doesn’t love her.
Ironically, the musical arrangement is based on “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”–a song about doing anything for your lover written by the married couple Ashford and Simpson.