Massive Attack - Teardrop | Album - Mezzanine (1998)

This song was released as a single on 27 April 1998. Vocals are by Elizabeth Fraser of the Cocteau Twins. The song, especially the instrumental portions at the beginning and the end, has been used in numerous TV programmes and movies. The bass drum beat, reminiscent of a heartbeat, was used in the opening theme of the U.S. medical television series House. It also featured as incident music in a 2001 episode of Coronation Street when Sarah Platt is chased and then again at the end. The song's music video featured a plastic fetus in the womb, singing the song. It was directed by Walter Stern. (Source)