Tag: The Weeknd

The Best Songs of 2020

10 tracks that make the best of a chaotic year.

The Best Albums of 2020

Here are our picks for the 25 albums that kept our spirits up in 2020.

FLOOD’s Guide to Record Store Day Black Friday: John Prine, Pop Smoke, My Chemical Romance, and More

What we’re excited for on the last weekend of RSD’s pandemic-necessitated four-part event.

The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights” Is Elton John’s Song and Record of the Year

Following the artist’s Grammy snubs, Sir Elton voices his support for Abel Tesfaye with a lo-res pic on Instagram.

The Best Albums of 2020 (So Far)

Twenty-five records that have kept us sane while sheltering in place.

The Weeknd Donates $1 Million to COVID-19 Relief

Abel Tesfaye has given big bucks to frontline hospital workers and MusiCares.

WATCH: The Weeknd Brought His “Blinding Lights” Video to “Kimmel”

The “Uncut Gems” actor performed the single in costume (I hope) and with plenty of visual flair.

The Fireworks of Life Is Beautiful

Arcade Fire, Florence + the Machine, Tyler, The Creator, and others (further) illuminated Sin City on the weekend of Vegas’ biggest music and arts festival.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Outside Lands 2018

Eleven years after its debut, the Golden Gate Park extravaganza continues to push away the fog.

A Future of Progress: Past, Present, and Hendrix

Pop hero to trap villain and back again.

The Weeknd, “Starboy”

“Starboy” is rapt with the same sad-sack bullshit, asinine stabs at humility, and total lack of self-awareness that has plagued The Weeknd since his first tape.

Cooking Gumbo, Whipping the Voodoo: Anderson .Paak, Arcade Fire, and More Haunt New Orleans

As it enters adulthood in its eighteenth edition, the City Park fixture is more complicated, charismatic, and costumed than ever.

For Your Consideration: Our 2016 Grammys Predictions

We cast our ballot for this year’s ceremony.

WATCH: Questlove Talks Forks vs. The Force in a Clip from “Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall”

The upcoming documentary from Spike Lee focuses on Jackson’s transition from boy wonder to The King of Pop.

OP-ED: Apple Music Is Boring

But pretty undeniable, too.

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