"R.I.P." is a song recorded by British recording artist Rita Ora and features rapper Tinie Tempah, from her studio album, ORA (2012). The song was co-written by Canadian singer and rapper Drake, while production of the song was handled by Stargate. 'R.I.P' is an R&B song with dubstep influences while sampling the Nneka song "Heartbeat". The lyrics talk about a girl confronting her boyfriend, telling him to forget about his ex. The song was released as the lead single from the album in the United Kingdom and released on May 6, 2012. The accompanying music video was directed by Emil Nava.The song was written by Canadian artist Drake, and originally intended for Rihanna. "'R.I.P.' is a song that I originally wrote for Rihanna. Rihanna actually didn’t take the song. I think it was for Loud and Rita expressed interest in it and anything I can do for Rita, I will do". There is a remix of the song that actually features Drake singing and rapping along with Rita.