Music video by Monica performing Before You Walk Out Of My Life. (C) 1996 Arista Records, Inc.
"Before You Walk out of My Life" is a song by American R&B singer Monica. It was written by Andrea Martin and Soulshock & Karlin, and it was produced by Soulshock & Karlin for her debut studio album, Miss Thang (1995). The song was released as the album's second single on October 3, 1995, with "Like This and Like That" serving as its double A-side side stateside.
The single became Monica's second number-one hit on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, spending two weeks at number-one on the chart, and reached number seven on the Billboard Hot 100 and number eight on the New Zealand Singles Chart.
An accompanying music video for the single was directed by Kevin Bray and released in October 1995.