The song received mostly positive reviews from critics. Quentin B. Huff of PopMatters described the song as "other possible standout" track, and praised Scherzinger's "fine vocals". Huff concluded, "Another good fact: it does make for a nice duet." Justin Lewis of Yahoo! Voices praised the song. "The concept seems simple but the execution is inspired as the sleek arrangement and passionate vocal from Avant genuinely convey the emotion of a heart torn between two."