"Love the Way You Lie," Eminem featuring Rihanna

Some felt this account of a destructive relationship glamorized domestic violence, but this song doesn't make excuses — the pain and sorrow in Eminem's rap and Rihanna's gorgeous hook, in fact, make excuses impossible. Related: - Critics' notebook: Eminem and Rihanna and a host of others update the duet
Kevin Winter / Getty Images
Copyright © 2018, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad