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Sean Gast Debuts New Track ‘Party In The Hills’

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R&B artist Sean Gast has slowly begun to make a name for himself on the urban music scene. Last year, Gast released a song with Rich the Kid titled “No Exxageration” while websites such as Revolt featured him as an artist to watch. Today, Gast is letting The viewers get an early glimpse of […]

The Weeknd’s Creative Team Launch ‘HXOUSE’ Initiative to Give Innovators Exclusive Professional Development Tools


Many music fans fell in love with The Weeknd after he debuted his critically-acclaimed first mixtape House of Balloons. Now, the Canadian crooner and his creative team are bringing you another “house” worth checking out, curated especially for those that consider themselves to be creatives. Advertisement With HXOUSE, The Weeknd’s Creative Director La Mar Taylor […]

Bella Hadid and The Weekend Spotted Kissing at Cannes Film Festival

Bella Hadid and The Weekend Spotted Kissing at Cannes Film Festival

Bella Hadid and The Weekend were spotted locking lips at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. The super model and R&B singer were seen getting busy at the Magnum x Alexander Wang bash on Promenade de la Croisette Thursday evening. Apparently, they’ve kept in contact since their split two years ago. The couple was seen leaving the party […]

The Weeknd’s ‘My Dear Melancholy’ Debuts at No. 1


The Weeknd claimed the No. 1 spot on Billboard with his new six track album My Dear Melancholy. Released on March 30, it is his third straight No. 1 debut on the Billboard top 200. The “Call Out My Name” performer only gave fans a 24-hour notice before dropping the album, but still managed to […]

The Weeknd Nabs His Third No. 1 Album In A Row With ‘My Dear Melancholy,’

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In the past few years, The Weeknd hasn’t missed. He scored his most successful Billboard 200 No. 1 album with Beauty Behind the Madness in 2015. The album sold 412,000 units (326,000 album sales) in the first week. His second No. 1 album came in 2016 with Starboy. That album sold 348,00 copies with 209,000 coming from traditional sales. […]

The Weeknd Suing Realtor Over ‘Starboy’ Trademark

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American singer The Weeknd is in a legal battle for exclusive trademark to the name of his Grammy-Award winning album, Starboy. According to the report by TMZ, a realtor named Eyum Talasazan filed for the “Starboy” trademark to use on his own projects, after Abel dropped the single and album in 2016. The Toronto native’s […]

The Weeknd Premieres His New ‘My Dear Melancholy’ Project

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It has only been about a year and a half since he dropped his last full-length, but it seems like The Weeknd is ready to gift his fans with another collection, and if the clues are all correct, it could arrive as early as tonight. tonight A post shared by The Weeknd (@theweeknd) on Mar […]

French Montana Opens Hospital In Uganda That Will Serve 300K Patients

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French Montana has quickly realized his vision of creating a decent hospital for Ugandans. His visit to Uganda last year sparked the effort by Montana and allied donors to raise funds for a modern medical facility. The hospital’s construction has recently been completed, and is now open for patients. During his trip to Uganda last […]

Travis Scott Claims The Weeknd’s Upcoming Album Is ‘Scary’

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Words by Comfort Nnana Kalu While Travis Scott has been teasing a new album, The Weeknd has also been rumored to be working on an upcoming project. The Weeknd’s latest album is highly anticipated after the wide success of his previous album Starboy. It seems like both Travis Scott’s project and The Weekend’s project is […]

Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd Drop ‘Pray For Me’ Off The Black Panther Soundtrack

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On January 31, the official track-list and artwork for Black Panther: The Album dropped, unveiling 14 tracks and features from Travis Scott, The Weeknd, SZA, Schoolboy Q, Swae Lee, Anderson.Paak, and many more. Black Panther The Album 2/9 — Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) January 31, 2018 The single “Pray For Me” from the soundtrack is produced by Sounwave, […]

H&M Stores Vandalized In South Africa


Words by Comfort Nnana Kalu H&M is facing hot water and being dragged all around as a result of a recent shoot featuring a black boy wearing a sweatshirt with the phrase “Coolest monkey in the jungle.” Now, H&M is undergoing further backlash in South Africa as mannequins are tumbles, clothes are thrown around and […]

The Weeknd And G-Eazy Cut Ties With H&M Over “Monkey” Hoodie

Musicians The Weeknd and G-Eazy have each cancelled partnerships with H&M, after the clothing retailer was accused of racism over a promotional image of a Black child dressed in a hoodie reading “coolest monkey in the jungle”. The Weeknd, whose previous two albums have topped the charts in the US and UK and who was […]

G-Eazy Cuts Ties With H&M Over Racist Ad


The dimes continue to drop for H&M after Monday’s scandal. The Swedish clothing brand attempted to appropriate a black child wearing a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie. The action led to much disappointment and backlash from the masses. Social media flew into outrage. Since then many have called to boycott the retail company. Although […]

Beyoncé, The Weeknd, and Eminem Set To Headline Coachella 2018

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There is a great chance Coachella will be heralded as the biggest festival of 2018. Consequence of Sound has reported Beyoncé, The Weeknd and Eminem as official headliners for the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. When it comes to Beyoncé, this is actually the second time the mother of 3 headline’s the camped […]

The Weeknd’s Epic Rebound Behavior Post Selena Gomez Breakup

The Weeknd’s Epic Rebound Behavior Post Selena Gomez Breakup

Words by Leslie Monet It’s a small world after all, especially in Hollywood where The Weeknd was spotted partaking in a wee-bit of a turn up after splitting from Selena Gomez less than two weeks ago. The two young stars made the breakup official after both been “going back and forth for a few months […]