This Middle Eastern nightlife reflected jam features Eminem, who previously worked with Rihanna on "Love The Way You Lie" and its sequel. Slim Shady references their former collaboration when he raps "I love the way you lie girl."
Warren Okay "Oak" Felder, Ronald "Flip" Colson and Pop Wansel produced the song. Other collaborations by the trio include Nicki Minaj's single "Right By My Side."
Mike Campbell from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers played the slide guitar on "Sixth Avenue Heartache." There is a connection here - Wallflowers lead singer Jakob's dad, Bob Dylan, played with Tom Petty in The Traveling Wilburys.