The Weeknd has shared ‘Starboy’, the title track from his upcoming album.
The new track arrives shortly after The Weeknd unveiled the title and artwork of his new album on Twitter yesterday (September 21). The cover features a photo of the singer/songwriter shot by photographer Nabil Elderkin.
— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) September 21, 2016
‘Starboy’ is the follow-up to 2015’s ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’ which included hit singles ‘Can’t Feel My Face’, ‘In The Night’ and ‘The Hills’, plus ‘Earned It’ from the Fifty Shades Of Grey soundtrack.
According to iTunes, the album is expected to drop on November 25. The iTunes listing also reveals one other track title from the album, which is ‘False Alarm’.
Wendy Goldstein, the Executive VP and head of urban A&R at The Weeknd’s label, Republic Records, had let slip that The Weeknd and Daft Punk were working together over the summer.
“Well, actually, we have a session coming up in two days with The Weeknd and Daft Punk, and I’ve always been a massive Daft Punk fan,” she said during a “hitmakers round table” hosted by Billboard. “This is the first time I’ve been involved with an artist who’s going to go and work with them.”