"Rivals" is a song by American singer Usher, released as the fourth single for his eighth studio album, Hard II Love. The song features the vocal collaboration of American rapper Future. Usher co-wrote the song with Future, Kendricke Brown, Cameron Murphy, Paris Jones, and Carlos St. John, while K-Major and Murphy Kid handled the song's production. It was released by RCA on August 30, 2016 for online streaming through the streaming service Tidal. It impacted US urban contemporary radio on September 13, 2016.