Posts Tagged ‘The Weeknd’

VIDEO: The Amity Affliction – Can’t Feel My Face (The Weeknd cover)

With another Punk Goes… covers compilation on the way very soon, here comes another reinvention of a pop favourite from the record. This time it comes in the form of Australian post-hardcore group The Amity Affliction‘s take on The Weeknd‘s 2015 chart topping single, ‘Can’t Feel My Face’.

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VIDEO: Panic! At The Disco – Starboy (The Weeknd cover)

Whilst they were over in the UK earlier this month as part of a short headline stint, Las Vegas’ Panic! At The Disco headed into the Live Lounge studios over at BBC Radio 1, and during the session performed their own cover of The Weeknd‘s (feat. Daft Punk) chart bothering hit and new album title-track, ‘Starboy’.

You can stream and check out their live take of the cover below:

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VIDEO: The Weeknd – In The Night

Considered by many to be this generation’s Michael Jackson, Canadian crooner The Weeknd has now unveiled a rather cinematic video to accompany his track ‘In The Night’, the latest cut to be lifted from his recently released full-length record, titled ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’. You can stream and watch the full video below:

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VIDEO: PVRIS – The Hills (The Weeknd cover)

Whilst recently in a short session with Norwegian based radio station P3, Lynn Gunn, frontwoman for alt rockers PVRIS, performed a stripped down cover of The Weeknd’s popular hit single, ‘The Hills’. You can stream and check it out for yourself below:

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ALBUM: The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness

Release Date: August 28th 2015
Label: XO/Republic Records


Recent pop success has been attributed to artists who are quite happy to make their public life as documented as their singles are bothering the charts. Every other week Taylor Swift seems to be in a headline, a member of One Direction has dumped and/or acquired a girlfriend, or Miley Cyrus is trying to outdo her previous outlandish efforts of being controversial to distract us from her terrible music. It’s refreshing then to see The Weeknd, the alias of Canadian songbird Abel Tesfaye, create a truly dominating pop/R&B record that demands attention on the merit of his art alone as opposed to the life of the artist.

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VIDEO: The Weeknd – Tell Your Friends

Set to shoot off into supernova stardom with upcoming album ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’, Canadian crooner The Weeknd has released a video for his new single ‘Tell Your Friends’, which sees him bury himself. You can watch it below:

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VIDEO: The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face

Set to be one of the biggest pop/R&B stars of today, Canadian artist The Weeknd (or, Abel Tesfaye) has just dropped a video to accompany his infectious as hell single, ‘Can’t Feel My Face’. You can give it a whirl below:

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NEWS: The Weeknd confirms sophomore LP, ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’, out August 28th 2015!

Canadian R&B sensation to be The Weeknd (or, Abel Tesfaye) has just confirmed that his eagerly awaited sophomore studio LP, titled ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’, is scheduled for release on August 28th 2015 through XO/Republic Records. You can take a look at the album artwork, full tracklisting and pre-order below:

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VIDEO: Room 94 – Can’t Feel My Face (The Weeknd cover)

British pop-rockers Room 94 have just unveiled a video to accompany their cover of The Weeknd‘s infectious new single, ‘Can’t Feel My Face’. You can check it out via the embed below:

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AUDIO: The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face

After dropping ‘The Hills’ just over a week ago, Canadian R&B artist The Weeknd has now released another single, titled ‘Can’t Feel My Face’, which sees the superstar-to-be take a more upbeat direction than normal. Check it out below:

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