The Weeknd shares short film about the making of My Dear Melancholy

“He Was Never There” features behind-the-scenes recordings.

April 09, 2018

The Weeknd has shared "He Was Never There," a short video about the making of his latest album, My Dear Melancholy. The clip was directed by Joachim Johnson and takes its name from the album's fourth track, "I Was Never There," which features Gesaffelstein. It includes footage of The Weeknd recording new music, as well as talking points from collaborators. Watch the full video above.


Last Friday, The Weeknd shared two Spotify-exclusive music videos for "Try Me" and "Call Out My Name." Yesterday, My Dear Melancholy officially debuted at Number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.

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Posted: April 09, 2018