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The Weeknd's Mysterious Producer Prince 85 Made Us a Mix of French Electro and Hip-Hop

The Parisian beatmaker cooks up 46 minutes of trap bruisers, 90s big beat, and sinister synth instrumentals.
Max Mertens
2.20.17
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The Weeknd's "Starboy" Mashed Up with the 'Stranger Things' Theme Song Proves 80s Nostalgia Isn't Dead

The chart-topping Canadian singer even called it "dope as fuck."
THUMP Canada Staff
2.9.17
guide

From Arca to Ricardo Villalobos, Here's THUMP's 12 Most Anticipated Albums of 2017

A guide to the electronic releases we can't wait to hear this year.
Max Mohenu
1.17.17
Features

We Need to Talk About “I Feel It Coming”—Daft Punk and the Weeknd's Accidental Masterpiece

I'm not sure how many times I've listened to this song since it was released last week, but it's definitely in three digits.
Angus Harrison
12.1.16
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Hallelujah, You Can Own the Daft Punk Painting from The "Starboy"

The Robots quickly sold out a 500-edition run of the portrait, signed and numbered by the artist.
Alexander Iadarola
11.30.16
420

It's 420 Day: Listen to this One and a Half Hour Mix Devoted to Weed

"There's lot of The Weeknd in there, 'cause he is like the drug munter icon of our generation."
Issy Beech
4.20.16
Grammys

I Crashed Jack Ü and Justin Bieber's Grammy Parties and Got Stranded at The Weeknd's Birthday Mansion

By 2:43AM I had been kicked offstage 92 times.
Jazper Abellera
2.19.16
Art

[5th Day of GIFmas] Saint Hoax Remixes The Weeknd's Hair

The seductive pop star turns into the perfect GIFmas spokesman.
Beckett Mufson
12.24.15
Film

Talking to the Makers of The Weeknd's New Virtual Reality Music Video

Eminem isn't the only part of this remix that's on fire.
Beckett Mufson
10.23.15
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Is The Weeknd's "Can't Feel My Face" the Most Remixable Song of 2015?

These 10 top-notch re-works suggest that it might be. No Martin Garrix allowed!
THUMP Staff
7.30.15
Music

Toronto Rapper and Weeknd Affiliate Derek Wise Was Arrested on Human Trafficking Charges

An up-and-coming Toronto rapper with ties to the Weeknd was apprehended by Toronto Police for 15 human trafficking charges.
Slava Pastuk
12.16.14
Music

How the Producer of the Weeknd’s Breakout Tracks Got Majorly Screwed

His name is Jeremy Rose and he hasn't seen one red cent.
Patrick McGuire
3.23.12