Ne-Yo Music Video Beautiful Monster. The song Beautiful Monster by Ne-Yo is best characterised as European electro-pop with a strong R&B influence. Entertainment Weekly have stated 'Ne-Yo’s brand of progressive R&B has a been a winner so far Monster should be a beast too'. The song received widespread acclaim due to Ne-Yo's vocal ability drawing extensive comparisons to Michael Jackson. The single was extremely successful in the UK capturing the number one slot whilst further going platinum in Italy.