The Weeknd working on new album: “Chapter 6 coming soon!”

“some chapters are smaller than others. not this next one though...”

November 07, 2018
The Weeknd working on new album: “Chapter 6 coming soon!” The Weeknd performs onstage during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 20, 2018 in Indio, California.   Kevin Winter/Getty

The Weeknd played a one-off date to celebrate the launch of Toronto's Hxouse, a "creative agency and incubator space for the arts," on Tuesday night. Speaking to fans from the stage during his set, Abel Tesfaye said he was busy working on his next album and that he hopes to release it "soon."

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Earlier this year The Weeknd put out My Dear Melancholy, an EP and follow-up to 2016 album Starboy. Speaking on Tuesday night he said. “I wanna let you guys know, being in Toronto these past two days… I haven’t been this inspired in years, I got to tell you, Chapter 6 coming soon, let’s get it!” Check out a clip of the moment below.


Shortly after the concert ended The Weeknd tweeted: "some chapters are smaller than others. not this next one though..."


Since releasing My Dear Melancholy The Weeknd has celebrated the 5-year anniversary of his 2013 album Kissland and faced a lawsuit over Daft Punk-collaboration "Starboy."

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