The Weeknd

Jun
13
Video: Ty Dolla $ign f/ The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa, & DJ Mustard – ‘Or Nah (Remix)’

Ty Dolla $ign

After dropping the song on iTunes earlier in the week, Ty Dolla $ign unleashes the visuals for his DJ Mustard-produced remix to “Or Nah” featuring The Weeknd and Wiz Khalifa.

Shot at a house in the Hollywood Hills, the dark and mysterious clip features a bevy of sexy ladies including one who turns out to be a stalker with a creepy obsession with Ty.

The Taylor Gang boss delivers his verse while overlooking the sweeping views of the city, while The Weeknd posts up with a topless blonde in the bathroom.

The original song can be found on Ty’s Beach House EP.

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Jun
10
New Music: Ty Dolla $ign f/ The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa, & DJ Mustard – ‘Or Nah (Remix)’

Or Nah (Remix)

Ty Dolla $ign keeps the bedroom rocking with the freaky remix to his DJ Mustard-produced single “Or Nah” off his Beach House EP.

The sexually-explicit song, which was officially released to iTunes, combines previously released remixes from Wiz Khalifa and The Weeknd, whose NSFW verse should only be listened to with headphones on.

In July, Ty will hit the road with Wiz, Jeezy, and Tyga on the “Under the Influence of Music” tour.

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Feb
20
New Music: The Weeknd – ‘Or Nah (Remix)’

The Weeknd

After his steamy remix to Beyoncé’s “Drunk in Love,” The Weeknd drops an even raunchier remix to Ty Dolla $ign and Wiz Khalifa’s collaboration “Or Nah” that will make you blush.

Listen to him put his XO stamp on the Beach House EP cut.

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Feb
15
New Music: The Weeknd – ‘Drunk in Love (Remix)’

The Weeknd

The remixes keep coming. Following Kanye West and Diplo, The Weeknd ups the ante with his seductive remix to Beyoncé’s “Drunk in Love.” In honor of his 24th birthday, the Canadian crooner brings Bey’s hit single into his world with a dark and provocative reinterpretation.

“February = new age, new xo gear, new music,” he tweeted.

Go all night with The Weeknd’s intoxicating remix.

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Nov
12
New Music: The Weeknd – ‘Devil May Cry’

The Weeknd

In less than two weeks, one of fall’s biggest films, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, will hit theaters. The sci-fi flick also features a blockbuster soundtrack, with contributions from Christina Aguilera, Lorde, Coldplay, Santigold, and The Weeknd.

In addition to appearing on Sia’s “Elastic Heart,” the Toronto crooner makes his own epic contribution with “Devil May Cry,” produced by Rick Rubin.

“I wanted to go for an uplifting and conquering yet melancholy mood,” The Weeknd told iTunes in a Twitter Q&A. “Rick rubin helped me bring it to life.”

The soundtrack arrives on Nov. 19, but you can now stream it in its entirety on iTunes.

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Nov
5
M.I.A. Talks Super Bowl, Versace Collaboration, & The Weeknd on Hot 97

M.I.A.

To kick off her album release week, M.I.A. stopped by Hot 97 for a sit-down interview with Peter Rosenberg, Cipha Sounds, and Laura Stylez. The controversial singer, who is currently embroiled in a legal battle with the NFL, opened up about the Super Bowl controversy.

She even met the man who was in charge of censoring her performance and they struck up a friendship. “It was a battle of the fingers,” she said.

Her bootleg-inspired collaboration with Versus Versace is now in stores. But she admitted that the pricey collection can be had for less on the streets. “Some of the bootleg stuff is actually better than the real Versace,” she said.

She samples The Weeknd on “Exodus” and “Sexodus” off Matangi. “I feel like The Weeknd probably is gonna inspire a whole generation of babies being born,” she said of the Canadian crooner. “In 18 years we’ll find out there was a little peak in the population, then I’d put that down to The Weeknd.”

Plus, hear her break down the lyrics to “Paper Planes.”

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Nov
4
The Weeknd to Tour with Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake and The Weeknd

The Weeknd is joining “The 20/20 Experience.” Following his own headlining tour, the Canadian crooner will head out on the road with Justin Timberlake.

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