“The Monster” is a song by Eminem, featuring guest vocals from Rihanna, taken from Eminem’s album The Marshall Mathers LP 2 (2013). The song was written by Eminem, Jon Bellion, and Bebe Rexha, with production handled by Frequency.
Upon release the song was met with positive reviews from music critics, who compared the song to “Love the Way You Lie”. “The Monster” has successfully charted worldwide, topping the charts in twelve countries including Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States’ Billboard Hot 100. It also marks Eminem’s first number one on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and has reached the top ten in Austria, Belgium, Italy and Spain.
Below is the live performance of the original version of ‘The Monster,’ which was written and sung Bebe Rexha, before it was sold to Eminem. Watch the video below: