It’s either a testament to the general belief held in director Grant Singer or a confirmation that buzz determines award nominations above all else, depending on how you look at it: The Weeknd and Daft Punk collaboration “Starboy” has received an MTV VMA nomination before its formal release.
A week after sharing the Daft Punk collaboration “Starboy” and just a day after dropping the “Starboy” video, the Weeknd is back with another single from the album he’s releasing on Black Friday. “False Alarm” reflects some of the ’80s underground rock influences Abel Tesfaye mentioned in an interview earlier this month. It’s frantic and […]
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The saddest boy to ever drive a Batmobile.
Today, The Weeknd has shared his somehow already MTV EMA-nominated video for his new single with Daft Punk, “Starboy”. The thing is slick and moody in a late-period Nicolas Winding Refn kind of way. The clip follows Abel Tesfaye’s “former” persona—the shy, mysterious, drug-addled... Continue reading
Watch the singer destroy his former self and his hair
The music video for “Starboy,” the Weeknd’s new collaboration with Daft Punk, has arrived less than a week after the song’s official launch. It’s the titular track off of his upcoming studio album, due Nov. 25, and the video has already...Show More Summary
Abel got it. The new album Starboy arrives November 25th. Previously: Belly ft. The Weeknd, 2 Chainz & Yo Gotti – Might Not (Remix)
It Was Directed By Grant Singer, Who Has Directed Multiple Videos For The Toronto Artist Before.
The Weeknd hinted last night on Instagram that he would be sharing the music video for his instant hit-single “Starboy” featuring the inimitable Daft Punk, and that it would be arriving sometime today. Turns out he is a man of his word, as the singer just dropped the highly-anticipated visual just minutes ago. tomorrow. A […]
Abel Tesfaye is taken hostage while the French robots watch.
The Weeknd and Daft Punk’s “Starboy” video — a clip so good it was nominated for an MTV EMA before it was even released — has arrived. Abel Tesfaye’s favored director Grant Singer is back in the fold here, filming Tesfaye smashing up an expensive apartment with a lightsaber-esque glowing cross and then cruising a […]
The Weeknd has released the video for his Daft Punk-featuring single “Starboy,” the title track to his upcoming album (out November 25 via XO/Republic). Directed by frequent Weeknd collaborator Grant Singer, it features the Weeknd getting taken hostage and smashing trophies with a cross, a cat turning into a panther, and more. Show More Summary
Last week, the Weeknd released “Starboy,” a collaboration with Daft Punk and the title track from his upcoming album. The song’s music video isn’t out yet — it’s set to arrive tomorrow, according to a recent Instagram by the Weeknd — but it’s already been nominated for an award. As Pitchfork points out, the “Starboy” […]
Earlier today, the Weeknd teased a new video for his Daft Punk-featuring single “Starboy” with the Instagram post below. But before that video actually arrives, it’s been nominated for an award. “Starboy” is already up for Best Video at the MTV EMAs. Show More Summary
While there are numerous rumors flying around regarding a Daft Punk tour, Pitchfork can confirm that the robots currently have no shows planned for the near future. A tour has remained elusive—the last time Daft Punk toured was in 2007,...Show More Summary
Rumors of the duo's live return are greatly exaggerated.
An Eagle-eyed Fan Found A Page For The French Duo On Lollapalooza's Website.
Moroder's Mix Includes Daft Punk And Joris Voorn.