Production for the album took place during 2016 to 2017 at various recording studios. Production was handled by various record producers, including Rick Rubin, Skylar Grey, Eminem himself, and executive producer Dr. Dre. Revival features guest appearances from artists Beyoncé, Phresher, Ed Sheeran, Alicia Keys, X Ambassadors, Grey, Kehlani, and Pink.
The album’s lead single, “Walk on Water”, featuring Beyoncé, was released on November 10, 2017. “Untouchable” was released as a promotional single on December 8, a week prior to the album’s release.