10 Hit Songs Originally Intended for Other Artists
If there's one statement that applies equally to both dumpster-divers and songwriters, it's that one man's trash is another man's treasure.
MTV News recently reported that Miley Cyrus' newest single, "We Can't Stop," was first offered to Rihanna for her 2012 album "Unapologetic." But according to songwriter Mike Will Made It, Rihanna was more interested in "Pour It Up," another song he brought along for her consideration. "She didn't even hear 'We Can't Stop,'" he added.
But seeing as Rihanna currently has a huge crossover hit with "Stay," we're pretty sure she isn't too bummed. We're not so sure about the singers who missed out on singing the following songs, though: