Posts Tagged ‘The Weeknd’

20 Artists We Should Thank Canada For

Canada has brought us Nickelback, Céline Dion, Avril Lavigne, Carly Rae Jepsen, Justin Bieber, Sum 41, Michael Bublé, Barenaked Ladies, and Bryan Adams, but they've also given us some not-so-terrible things... like Ellen Page and Are... Read more »

The Weeknd – “Wanderlust (Snakehips Remix)”

The Weeknd’s music is never just straightforward fun, instead focusing on debauchery and darkened thoughts. But Snakehips’ remix of “Wanderlust” flips the original and makes it as bouncy as we’ve come to expect from the production... Read more »

Ty Dolla $ign ft. The Weeknd & Wiz Khalifa – “Or Nah (Remix)”

The Weeknd is known for his hyper sexual lyrical content, but his contribution to the remix of Ty Dolla $ign and Wiz Khalifa’s “Or Nah” is next level. Some highlights include: - “You can ride my... Read more »

Listen to The Weeknd’s “Drunk in Love” Remix

It doesn’t feel right to call this a remix of Beyoncé’s song, because “Drunk in Love” now sounds entirely like a Weeknd song. It’s like “The Morning” part two, and Abel decided to give this away in... Read more »

Watch Banks Cover The Weeknd’s “What You Need”

Banks is known for her seductive, at times darkly-tinged music, so it only makes sense that she covered The Weeknd (especially after having toured with him) for her BBC Radio 1 performance. Taking Abel Tesfaye’s single,... Read more »

Jr. Hi ft. The Weeknd – “Secrets”

Today, Neon Gold premiered a new song from an unknown artist who’s taking the mysterious route and offering up zero information with this new song, “Secrets.” One thing about the song sure to catch people’s attention:... Read more »

Watch The Weeknd play Jimmy Fallon

The Weeknd took to Jimmy Fallon last night to continue promotion for his album Kiss Land. Abel Tesfaye chose to bring his own band rather than play with The Roots, but the resulting “Pretty” didn’t seem... Read more »

Video: The Weeknd Performs “Pretty” on Late Show With David Letterman

While Kanye West was paying a visit to Jimmy Kimmel, The Weeknd popped over to David Letterman’s studio in support of his latest album, Kiss Land. Performing “Pretty,” the latest single from the crooner’s sophomore album,... Read more »

Wanderlust: Down The Weeknd’s Radio City Rabbit Hole

By Katie Kelly “I think that girl is crying,” my friend whispered to me as he nodded towards two high school-aged girls at the end of our row. It was 9:20 p.m. The show hadn’t even... Read more »

Music Recommendations Based on Artists You Already Like

It's 2013, and human beings are still trying to figure out how to automate music discovery. Trends come and go, new services pop up and disappear, and a music discovery app is created, marketed, and killed... Read more »

Video: The Weeknd – “Pretty” (NSFW)

The latest set of visuals from The Weeknd is for “Pretty,” which appears on his recently released album, Kiss Land. Things start out quietly, with scenes transitioning between Abel Tesfaye (and his wild hair) and a... Read more »

The Weeknd Talks Collaborating With Frank Ocean, Stardom, & Where the “House of Balloons” is

In what seems to be a more and more common way of artists connecting with their fans, The Weeknd has followed Chance The Rapper, Big Boi, and Thom Yorke in doing an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit... Read more »

Watch The Weeknd Perform “Pretty” On Kimmel

The Weeknd just released his first proper studio album, Kiss Land, this past week and in support of the album, the musician made his debut US television appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Abel Tesfaye skipped playing... Read more »

Video: The Weeknd ft. Drake – “Live For”

The visuals for The Weeknd’s ”Live For,” which feature a quotable-laden verse from Drake, are as dark and moody as you’d expect from the mystery loving singer, all full of empty warehouses and the occasional flashing, Japanese... Read more »

Listen to New Albums From The Weeknd and Willis Earl Beal

Both The Weeknd‘s highly anticipated debut studio album Kiss Land and Willis Earl Beal‘s impressive second album Nobody knows. are now available to stream in full on NPR. The Weeknd’s album includes already released collaborations with Drake and French producer... Read more »