Hate That I Love You

Album: Good Girl Gone Bad (2007)
Charted: 15 7

Songfacts®:

  • This was written and produced by the Norwegian production team StarGate. StarGate, who are Mikkel S. Eriksen and Erik Hermansen, also produced and co-wrote Rihanna's 2006 song "Unfaithful." StarGate have produced and co-written many other hits including their first American #1, Ne-Yo's "So Sick," Beyoncé's "Irreplaceable" and Beyoncé and Shakira's "Beautiful Liar."
  • Ne-Yo is featured on this track.

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