Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Rihanna Songs

See which song beat "Diamonds" and "We Found Love" for the top spot

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"Diamonds"

The shimmering, Sia-penned "Diamonds" may be one of Rihanna brightest pure-pop moments. The romantic song has the singer belting over a simple drum beat and a delicately assembled combination of synths and orchestral instrumentation. In an interview with The Source, producer Benny Blanco noted that he produced the song as if "Kanye can rap on it." He explained further: "We weren't thinking of Rihanna at all and [it's] the one that turned into the Rihanna record."

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