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Sep 22 Listen: The Weeknd – “Starboy” (feat. Daft Punk)

The year 2015 marked the year The Weeknd was finally awarded the credit he very much deserved as an artist. After topping the charts for weeks, breaking records in the process, he released his second studio LP, Beauty Behind the Madness. Two days ago, he mysteriously deleted all the pictures on his official Instagram page, alluding to something being in the works. It is now Thursday, September 22, and we can confirm something massive was indeed brewing. The Canadian crooner announced a brand new album. Christened Starboy, the album, due out November 25, marks his third full-length project. Also today,...more

Dec 08 Watch: The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Performances

It’s that time of the year – the time when our self-esteem is dabbed at because of the gorgeous angels that walk The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Though the actual show took place a little while ago, the fashion show aired on today (Dec 9) on CBS, with a bevy of performers anchoring the angels as they worked. Rihanna dropped out last minute, opening up a spot for Ellie Goulding. Ellie was joined by The Weeknd and Selena Gomez. All of the aforementioned artists performed their current singles – Ellie / Army, The Weeknd / In The Night, and Selena...more

Oct 22 2015 American Music Awards

This year, surprisingly, is coming to an end really soon. End of the year means one more relevant award show and that would be the American Music Awards. This year, the award show returns to ABC on November 22, with the festivities taking place atNokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Jennifer Lopez will be in charge of hosting, while artists like Selena Gomez, 5 Seconds of Summer will take the stage to perform their current hits. As far nominations go, Taylor Swift of course leads, with six (6) nominations. She is followed by The Weeknd and Ed Sheeran, who racked up...more

Sep 07 VIDEO: The Weeknd – “Made In America” Festival 2015

The Weeknd has come to an end, which means so has one of the most successful festivals this year, Budweiser’s “Made In America” festival, which was curated by the one and only JAY Z! Following Beyoncé’s phenomenal set last night (Sept 5), The Weeknd – the artist with the current No. 1 album in the United States – took the stage to wrap the festivities up. During his set, which lasted a little over an hour, he performed some of his smash hits, the likes of “Can’t Feel My Face,” Lana Del Rey-guested “Prisoner,” “Often,” among others. If you missed...more

Jul 09 The Weeknd announces album, “Beauty Behind The Madness”

Get ready! Good news is coming your way in 5…4…3…2….1.. The Weeknd’s second studio album finally has a name and a release date. The album is titled “Beauty Behind The Madness” and it is set to land on August 28th, at least according to iTunes New Zealand. Even though the album has not been officially announced yet, we can tell you it comes preceded by three of his chart-topping singles: Often, The Hills, and Can’t Feel My Face. Additionally, according to recent rumors, the album will feature a collaboration with the one and only Kanye West. The rumored track, made...more

Jun 29 Listen: The Weeknd – “Pullin Up”

Canadian singer-songwriter The Weeknd, continues to promote his upcoming second studio album “Chapter 3”, which is scheduled to be released later this year. Today he premiered a new track titled, “Pullin Up”. After the huge success achieved with the “50 Shades of Grey” track “Earned It”, and after the critical acclaim achieved with lead single “I Can’t Feel My Face”, this new song was released as a promo single. “Pullin Up” is the version of a collaboration he did for Meek Mill’s upcoming album. It’s an experimental track with lots of cool sound effects and The Weeknd’s signature vocals. The...more

Jun 24 Made In America Festival – The Lineup

It seems we have been waiting for this lineup for a really long time. Over the weekend, Mary J Blige performed during the first ever New York edition of the Made In America Festival, as the festival will not be returning to Los Angeles. As expected, her performance was streamed exclusively on TIDAL.com. Anyhow, the main edition of the festival, will be held in Philadelphia (as always), and it will take place September 5th and September 6th. In today’s shocking news, Beyoncé is headlining the festival this year. She is joined by many other artists, the likes of Meek Mill,...more