Canadian singer-songwriter is gearing up for 'Kiss Land' follow-up
The Weeknd has shared a video for new track ‘The Hills’.
The Canadian singer-songwriter – real name Abel Tesfaye – is currently working on the follow-up to 2013’s ‘Kiss Land’, which charted at Number 2 in the US.
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The video, directed by Grant Singer, sees Tesfaye wake up after a car crash before ambling around a mansion, where he encounters a mysterious woman.
Watch the video below.
Meanwhile, The Weeknd shared a new collaboration with legendary pop songwriter Max Martin on Tuesday (May 26).
‘I Can’t Feel My Face’, rumoured to be the lead single from the R&B singer’s forthcoming album, would be the follow-up to his ‘Earned It’ single from the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack.
Hear ‘I Can’t Feel My Face’ below (via Spin).
It was previously reported that The Weeknd was preparing to release a new single, following ‘Earned It’, which reached Number Three in the US.
Republic Records executive Charlie Walk has hinted that a new song will surface in June. Walk recently tweeted, “I just worked out to the craziest @theweeknd song ever. Can’t wait for you to hear it in June!”
Reports followed that The Weeknd would release an entire new album on August 28, however the singer – real name Abel Tesfaye – has since clarified on Twitter that “information about my album date is false”.
The Weeknd released his album ‘Kiss Land’ in 2013. He shared two previously unheard songs, ‘King Of The Fall’ and ‘Often’, in July 2014.