Skylar Grey first gained widespread fame as the songwriter with a weakness for bad boys who created the hook chorus for Eminem's international hit "Love The Way You Lie." This is a very dark song that was written around the same point in Grey's life.
Two tears roll down Sinead O'Connor's face. toward the end of the video for "Nothing Compares 2 U." They were shed because she associated the song's lyrics of love and loss with her mother, who was killed in a car accident in 1985.