The standard edition of the album has no features, although the remixes edition contains guest appearances from Chromatics and Lil Uzi Vert. Thematically, After Hours explores promiscuity, overindulgence, and self-loathing. Prior to the album's release, the Weeknd confirmed that After Hours would face stylistic differences to its predecessor, Starboy Music journalists have noted the album as an artistic reinvention for the Weeknd, with the introduction of new wave and dream pop influences. The artwork and aesthetic for the album's promotional material has been described as psychedelic and being inspired by various films, such as Casino , Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas , Joker and Uncut Gems both Its title track was released as a promotional single. In March , After Hours broke the record for the most global pre-adds in Apple Music history, with over 1. The album received generally positive reviews from music critics, with some naming it the Weeknd's best work.
On Air Now
December 17 December 11 December 7 At a time when so many people are barely allowed to touch each other, pop music is once again giving voice to our thirstiest desires. August 24 August 21 October 8 October 7 January 4 As President Trump eyes abolishing federal arts funding in the U.
By Marisa Dellatto. November 26, pm Updated November 26, pm. The singer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, is apparently set to release a new track that name-drops his famous ex.
The Weeknd has announced that he's working on his fourth studio album. After releasing 'Starboy' back in , the 'I Feel It Coming' hitmaker is returning to the game with a brand new project, named 'After Hours'. On the week of the album's release, Abel revealed the tracklist for 'After Hours', which consists of fourteen songs including 'Heartless', 'Blinding Lights' and 'Scared to Live'. The Weeknd released the title track of the album, 'After Hours' 19 Feb shortly after revealing the record's name. At the end of November , The Weeknd released the first two singles from his new album, 'Heartless' and 'Blinding Lights'. His last release, 'My Dear Melancholy', was an extended play and was made up of six songs.