Beyonce Halo music video. Halo was released as the fourth single to Beyonce's fourth album I Am....Sasha Fierce. The smash hit was composed by Ryan Tedder, Evan Bogart and Beyonce in three hours. It was inspired by Ray LaMontagne's song "Shelter". Michael Ealy plays Beyonce's love interest in the music video, after turning down an offer to star in the video for her earlier hit "Irreplaceable".