Bruce played the song 3 times, all in 1988 during the tunnel of love tour.
1988-05-22 - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NEW YORK CITY, NY
The premiere and one of only three "Lonely Teardrops" this tour - the bridge is played twice.
"Alright, wanna have a little fun? we're gonna do a song we've never done, it's one of my favorite songs, gonna sing it for you, send you home with it.... favorite song of mine by Jackie Wilson...I'll start it, Lonely teardrops....We're gonna have to do the bridge one more time, that asshole screwed up my finale here ..."
1988-05-23 - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NEW YORK CITY, NY
1988-07-10 - BRAMALL LANE, SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND
The European debut of "Lonely Teardrops" (the third and final performance of the tour) is included in the encores.