[lastfm]Rihanna [/lastfm]explained the story behind her duet with [lastfm]Eminem[/lastfm], “Love the Way You Lie.”
When asked if she would join Eminem to perform the song during his joint concert with [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm] in Detroit and New York, Rihanna was optimistic.
She said: “Hopefully, because I would love to. That’s a huge stage to be a part of.”
When asked about the song She said: “They reached out to us directly and they just said, ‘We have this song and we just think Rihanna would be perfect to sing it.’ And, of course, I was like, ‘OK, if I love it, I’ll definitely do it, because I love Eminem.’ And I love the song. It’s really beautiful, and it really stands out. It’s a really unique record. I’m really excited about it.”