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  • In celebration of The Weeknd's Trilogy turning five years old, the R&B singer is reissuing the mixtapes with limited edition box sets. 

    The Weeknd announces 5th anniversary box set for 2011’s ‘Trilogy’ mixtapes

    Years before he was one of the biggest names in popular music and known as “Starboy,” The Weeknd was still in the process of breaking out from the Canadian R&B circuit. By the time his three-disc Trilogy compilation album arrived in 2011, he was finally starting to gain commercial recognition as...
  • The Weeknd teams up with Marvel on new 'Starboy' comic

    The Weeknd teams up with Marvel on new 'Starboy' comic

    This weekend, The Weeknd revealed that he had partnered with legendary comic publisher Marvel on a series of his own. According to the sneak peek he shared on Twitter, the comic will be titled “Starboy” after his third studio album and hit single in 2016. While not much is known about the series...
  • 5 best The Weeknd lyrics

    5 best The Weeknd lyrics

    R&B singer-songwriter The Weeknd has been on fire for the past several years and has now dug his way into mainstream with "Earned It" from the 50 Shades of Grey soundtrack in 2015. Since that time, he's landed several No. 1 hits along with two No. 1 albums. His latest hit "I Feel It Coming" with...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' video reaches one billion views

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' video reaches one billion views

    The Weeknd has had another round of achievements since the release of 2016's Starboy  which debuted at No. 1 moving 348,000 total units including sales, streams and track downloads. The set would go on to spend four non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums while the album's...
  • Lana Del Rey officially announced her next album, Lust For Life, on Wednesday. 

    Watch: Lana Del Rey gets ‘Hollyweird’ in the trailer for her next album, ‘Lust For Life’

    Dark pop songstress Lana Del Rey gave her fans a nice surprise to start out 2017 when she released her new single, “Love,” last month. She even followed that up with a surprise performance at SXSW a few weeks later. Rey officially announced her upcoming album, Lust For Life, on Wednesday morning in...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' remains No. 1 album for fifth nonconsecutive week

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' remains No. 1 album for fifth nonconsecutive week

    The Weeknd is continuing to dominate the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart for yet another week with his latest album Starboy. The set is largely fueled by streaming data much like Drake's Views From the 6 was in 2016, keeping it a No. 1 set. Starboy is the No. 1 album for a fifth nonconsecutive week...
  • Daft Punk perform at the 2014 Grammy Awards. They'll be making their first live performance since then on February 12 when they perform alon

    Daft Punk will perform alongside The Weeknd at upcoming Grammy Awards

    French DJ duo Daft Punk made headlines back in the fall when it was hinted and ultimately announced that they would be collaborating with pop/R&B phenom The Weeknd on his Starboy album. After appearing on two of the album’s biggest hits in “Starboy” and “I Feel It Coming,” the duo made up of...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' returns to No. 1 on Top 200 Albums for fourth week

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' returns to No. 1 on Top 200 Albums for fourth week

    The Weeknd has been ruling the top five of the two main Billboard charts since the release of Starboy in 2016. The title track became another No. 1 hit on the Hot 100 and the parent album has also reached the peak position on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart. For a fourth nonconsecutive week...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' spends second week at No. 1 on Top 200 Albums chart

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' spends second week at No. 1 on Top 200 Albums chart

    The Weeknd had a solid fall transition into winter in 2016 releasing his track "Starboy" featuring Daft Punk from the album of the same name dropping in October. Both the album and the song have reached the top of the charts and Starboy is returning to No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart for...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' finally reaches No. 1 on Hot 100 songs chart

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' finally reaches No. 1 on Hot 100 songs chart

    2016 only has one more tracking week left of the year which ends on December 29. It will mark who will close out the year with the hottest song in the country. After a long wait, The Weeknd's "Starboy" finally has reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart reflected on the Dec. 2...
  • Kendrick Lamar joins The Weeknd on stage in Los Angeles on Saturday night. 

    Watch Kendrick Lamar join The Weeknd to surprise fans at promo concert in Los Angeles

    Saturday night in the big city, anything could happen right? As was the case in Los Angeles last night, where fans were able to attend a special concert for The Weeknd at the LA Hangar Studios, presented by the music video hosting service, Vevo. While in Kendrick Lamar’s neighborhood, it only seemed...
  • The Weeknd - Starboy

    Five things we learned about The Weeknd in a rare, recent interview

    The Weeknd doesn’t do a lot of interviews. Come to think of it, he really doesn’t say much at all aside from what he says in his music. Even the posts on his social media channels are usually shrouded in emoji and pictorial mystery. So when he did an interview to help promote his next huge album...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' tracks all debut on Hot 100 songs chart

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' tracks all debut on Hot 100 songs chart

    It was all but certain that The Weeknd's latest album Starboy would debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart and it did indeed moving 348,000 units total with 209,000 in actual sales. The album was heavily promoted on high-profile appearances on television including the MTV European...
  • The Weeknd's Starboy is making history.

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' puts up astronomical numbers in its first week

    Well, it’s official.  The Weeknd’s new album Starboy is slaying it.  The record has put up some astronomical numbers just over a week since its release on November 25.  The album has shattered the worldwide one-week streaming record with over 400 million streams, 270 million coming from Apple alone...
  • The Weeknd's 'Starboy' opens at No. 1 on Top 200 Albums

    The Weeknd's 'Starboy' opens at No. 1 on Top 200 Albums

    It was easily expected that R&B favorite The Weeknd would do well on the Billboard charts with the release of his new album Starboy. The set was led by the title track and has been performing well across songs charts. The full album was released on Nov. 25 and debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard...
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