The Weeknd Songs

The Weeknd - King of the Fall Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
UPDATE: We’ve added the Glenn Michael-directed visuals for The Weeknd’s King of the Fall. After a semi-hiatus, The Weeknd is very much back. Abel’s been averaging about a new song... More
Posted on Aug 29, 2014
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The Weeknd - Often Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Song: Often
UPDATE: We’ve added the new video for Often. How often does The Weeknd release new material? Not particularly often. But how often does he have a threesome with Austrian models high on all... More
Posted on Jun 25, 2014
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Ty Dolla $ign ft. The Weeknd & Wiz Khalifa - Or Nah (Remix) Artwork
Featuring: Wiz Khalifa | The Weeknd
Over six months ago, Ty Dolla $ign‘s Or Nah helped propel the west coast crooner to national fame, and shortly after The Weeknd decided to drop his own, not-even-remotely-safe for work, version.... More
Posted on Jun 13, 2014
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Mildly eerie production, lyrics steeped in expensive liquor and lust… Beyoncé‘s latest single bears a number of striking similarities to the work of one Abel Tesfaye. Thus, it... More
Posted on Feb 17, 2014
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Editor's Pick
The Weeknd - Devil May Cry Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
If you’re anything like me, the title of The Weeknd‘s latest feature will evoke fond memories of slicing/shooting up hordes of rampaging demons. This Devil May Cry, recorded for inclusion... More
Posted on Nov 13, 2013
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Jr. Hi ft. The Weeknd - Secrets Artwork
Artist: Jr. Hi
Featuring: The Weeknd
Song: Secrets
We’ve all got a few Secrets; some of us just have more than others. In the case of Jr. Hi, it would be easier to list off what we do know about him: his name, his profession (recording... More
Posted on Nov 07, 2013
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Sia ft. The Weeknd & Diplo - Elastic Heart Artwork
Artist: Sia
Featuring: The Weeknd | Diplo
No matter how tough you are physically and mentally, love has the power to shatter all your defenses… unless you’re Sia. On her latest feature, part of the soundtrack to the second film in... More
Posted on Oct 01, 2013
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The Weeknd - Pretty Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Song: Pretty
Album: Kiss Land
“Pretty” feels like too innocuous an adjective to apply to The Weeknd‘s music. The T-Dot R&B phenom’s work is kind of like the colorful patterns on a poisonous snake: beautiful in... More
Posted on Sep 20, 2013
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The Weeknd ft. Drake - Live For Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Featuring: Drake
Album: Kiss Land
A few weeks back, Drake quashed rumors that he and The Weeknd had been beefing, and ignited fan anticipation, by Instagramming a photo of himself in the studio with his OVOXO colleague. Today, we get... More
Posted on Sep 13, 2013
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The Weeknd - Love in the Sky Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Kiss Land
According to Sigmund Freud, flying in dreams is always a veiled reference to sex. (So is almost everything else, but I digress…) The Weeknd follows in the father of psychoanalysis’... More
Posted on Jul 31, 2013
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The Weeknd - Belong to the World Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Kiss Land
Should music be under the control of the rights-holder, or does it Belong to the World? The Weeknd seems to be of the latter school of thought; the use of Portishead’s Machine Gun on his new... More
Posted on Jul 16, 2013
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Juicy J ft. The Weeknd - One of Those Nights Artwork
Artist: Juicy J
Featuring: The Weeknd
Album: Stay Trippy
You ever have One of Those Nights? You know, the kind of night where you hit the club with The Weeknd, pop a few bottles of expensive champagne, and go home with someone else’s S.O.? Yeah, me... More
Posted on Jun 20, 2013
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Ricky Hil ft. The Weeknd - Nomads Artwork
Artist: Ricky Hil
Featuring: The Weeknd
Song: Nomads
Absent from the DJBooth since dropping off Can’t Stay Away back in 2010, Limo Life recording artist and Tommy Hilfiger scion Ricky Hil (previously known as “Rich”) returns to our pages with... More
Posted on Jun 20, 2013
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The Weeknd - Kiss Land Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Kiss Land
In light of all The Weeknd‘s music has taught us about his behavior towards sex partners, the title of his Universal Republic debut album seems uncharacteristically tender. After a listen to the... More
Posted on May 17, 2013
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The Weeknd - Twenty Eight Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Trilogy
For most single men on the prowl, the biggest challenge is getting women to go home with them. In Abel Tesfaye’s case, it’s getting them to leave. Originally included as a bonus track on... More
Posted on Feb 13, 2013
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Last week, Republic Records recording artist Until the Ribbon Breaks earned rave reader reviews for Pressure, a shapeshifting, Mr. MFN eXquire-assisted cut that packed more ideas into four and a half... More
Posted on Jan 25, 2013
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Wiz Khalifa ft. The Weeknd - Remember You Artwork
Featuring: The Weeknd
Album: O.N.I.F.C
On Wiz Khalifa‘s newest single, Remember You, the Pittsburgh emcee recruits Canadian crooner The Weeknd, who yearns for remembrance on the song’s hook. With such a unique collaboration the... More
Posted on Nov 13, 2012
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Editor's Pick
The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Featuring: Drake
Update: Click “Watch Video” above to view the Abel Tesfaye-directed The Zone video. Mobile users can scroll down.  Trilogy will be released via Universal Republic on November 13.... More
Posted on Nov 08, 2012
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Song: Enemy
As a rising R&B star poised to drop his debut major-label project, The Weenkd is a busy man. Thus, he’s not about to waste time on friendship; if a female wants to enjoy his company,... More
Posted on Oct 26, 2012
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Editor's Pick
The Weeknd - Wicked Games Artwork
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Trilogy
UPDATE: Click “Watch Video” for the new visuals for Wicked Games. Mobile users can scroll down. It’s official: Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye and his XO imprint have become a part... More
Posted on Sep 17, 2012
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2 Chainz
Artist: 2 Chainz
Featuring: The Weeknd
Song: Like Me
At first blush, 2 Chainz’ swag-drenched, sexually-charged brand of Southern rap and The Weeknd‘s grimy, profoundly moody R&B seem like they’d mix about as well as oil and... More
Posted on Mar 15, 2012
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Think you’re a true fan of The Weeknd just because you’ve fallen in love with Drizzy-assisted smash hit The Zone? Not so fast! In order to officially inscribe your name among the ranks of... More
Posted on Oct 09, 2011
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Though The Weeknd sounds like just about no one else in the game right now, the influence of hip-hop hitmaker Drake on the up-and-coming R&B singer’s style and sound is undeniable. Today,... More
Posted on Jun 27, 2011
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The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
As Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller, The Birds, taught us, a romance between a lawyer with mother issues, and a wealthy socialite can only end in one way: vicious, potentially fatal pecking.... More
Posted on Jun 16, 2011
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Editor's Pick
The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Album: Trilogy
“How does it fe-e-el, to be on your own? With no direction home? A complete unknown?” I can’t say I know the answer firsthand, but I do have a pretty good idea of how it sounds; with respect... More
Posted on May 31, 2011
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Editor's Pick
The Weeknd
Artist: The Weeknd
Tunes appropriate for late nights filled with bottle-popping revelry are never in short supply, but what about The Morning after, when you wake up with the room spinning and a headache the size of... More
Posted on Mar 28, 2011
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