Tagged: the weeknd


Stream: The Weeknd, “Love in the Sky”

The Weeknd’s Kiss Land LP is just around the corner, out September 10th. “Love in the Sky” is the latest taste of the “scary tings” to come. Preorder the album here. Stream: The Weeknd, “Love … read more »

POSTED July 30, 2013 6:29PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Video: The Weeknd, “Belong to the World”

Here’s The Weeknd’s second video from upcoming LP Kiss Land, which, according to some retailers, may drop August 27th. The eight-minute clip was directed by Anthony Mandler, and the track, “Belong to the World,” samples … read more »

POSTED July 15, 2013 6:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Stream: The Weeknd, “Kiss Land”

Here’s the title track from The Weeknd’s upcoming LP, Kiss Land. Like an approximation of Frank Ocean’s “Pyramids,” it runs long (nearly eight minutes) and has two distinct parts, the second more deflated than the … read more »

POSTED May 17, 2013 10:13AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Stream: French Montana f. The Weeknd, “Gifted”

French Montana’s upcoming LP Excuse My French (May 21st, Bad Boy/MMG/Interscope) will feature a large cast of famous friends—Birdman, Lil Wayne Rick Ross, Jeremih, Raekwon, 2 Chainz, Diddy, Nicki Minaj, Max B and more. “Gifted” … read more »

POSTED May 15, 2013 11:09AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: The Weeknd, “Twenty Eight”

The Weeknd enlists frequent Frank Ocean-collaborator Nabil to direct the new video for “Twenty Eight,” one of the bonus tracks bundled with last year’s Trilogy reissue. Abel Tesfaye anchors the clip, sitting down for a … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2013 10:32AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

A Year in Music: Amber Bravo

Summing up a year listening to music is kind of like trying to talk about all the times you tied your shoelaces. Still, six editors at the FADER tried. Read what deputy editor Amber Bravo … read more »

POSTED December 19, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video: Wiz Khalifa f. The Weeknd, “Remember You”

The usually pretty positive, father-to-be Wiz Khalifa slinks into The Weeknd’s signature seedy underbelly in the video for their collaboration, “Remember You.” Khalifa’s album O.N.I.F.C. is out December 4th; Abel Tesfaye doesn’t appear in this … read more »

POSTED November 13, 2012 6:40PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Stream: The Weeknd, “Till Dawn (Here Comes the Sun)”

“‘Till Dawn (Here Comes the Sun),” the third and final previously-unheard bonus track to be included on The Weeknd’s Trilogy, has just been premiered by BBC Radio 1′s Zane Lowe. Lowe shared the other two … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2012 3:08PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

Video: The Weeknd f. Drake, “The Zone”

Abel Tesfaye bka The Weeknd has released another self-directed video, this time for “The Zone” featuring Drake. It’s uncharacteristically bright, taking place a hospital-white room decorated with colorful ballons. The track comes from Tesfaye’s Thursday … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2012 10:41AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Stream: The Weeknd, “Valerie”

Zane Lowe premiered another new Weeknd track on BBC Radio 1, just a day after sharing “Twenty Eight.” Those two, plus another new song, will be packaged with The Weeknd’s three already-released mixtapes in a … read more »

POSTED November 7, 2012 3:27PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: ,