Holly Brook Hafermann (born February 23, 1986), better known by her stage name Skylar Grey, is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Mazomanie, Wisconsin. She was initially signed to Machine Shop Recordings under the name Holly Brook, where she released her debut album, Like Blood Like Honey (2006). In 2010, she co-wrote the three versions of Eminem and Rihanna's hit single "Love the Way You Lie", with Alex da Kid, who subsequently signed her to his KIDinaKORNER record label imprint. Grey has also been featured as a guest vocalist on several hit singles, including Fort Minor's "Where'd You Go", Diddy's "Coming Home", Dr. Dre's "I Need a Doctor", T.I.'s "New National Anthem" and more. Grey's second album, Don't Look Down, was released in July 2013. The album was preceded by four singles, "C'mon Let Me Ride" (featuring Eminem), "Final Warning", "Wear Me Out" and "White Suburban".