Hard II Love is the eighth studio album by American R&B recording artist Usher. It was released on September 16, 2016, by RCA Records. The album includes several producers that were involved with its production such as Brandon "B.A.M." Hodge, Rock City, Pop & Oak, PartyNextDoor, D'Mile, Tricky Stewart, The-Dream, Metro Boomin, Raphael Saaqid among others. The album features several guest vocalists from Young Thug, Future, and Priyanka Chopra.
The album was made available for online streaming on June 13, 2016 exclusively through the streaming service Tidal, which Usher co-owns. June 16, 2016 it was released for paid purchase on other digital download and online streaming services September 16, 2016. The album was supported by the singles "No Limit", "Crash", "Rivals" and "Missin U".