After the surprise success of “Earned It,” many people thought The Weeknd was going to drop a new album this year. They thought right.
The Weeknd announced on Twitter that his sophomore effort is titled Beauty Behind The Madness. The album is expected to drop on Aug. 28, but the early releases of To Pimp A Butterfly, Dreams Worth More Than Money and others made it known that announced dates are more of a smokescreen these days. It’s also worth noting that Kanye West is going to be featured on the album, assuming Ed Sheeran is a credible source.
Not to say that it’s rushed, but The Weeknd had to put out that sophomore album soon. He has three singles in the Billboard Top 20: “Earned It,” “The Hills” and “Can’t Feel My Face,” his latest. Beauty Behind The Madness should have more heat, but on another note, who thought the enigma behind House of Balloon would become a genuine hitmaker?
READ MORE ON THE URBAN DAILY
Beyonce & The Weeknd To Headline 2015 Made In America Festival With Star-Studded Line Up
Ed Sheeran Says Kanye West Is Only Feature On The Weeknd’s Next Album
The Weeknd Drops New Song “Can’t Feel My Face”
The Weeknd’s Sophomore Album Is Coming Next Month was originally published on theurbandaily.com
Kandi Respond To Critics After Saying Xscape Has Larger Fanbase Than SWV
Singer/Songwriter Bobby Caldwell Dies at 71
New York Knicks Legend, Willis Reed Dead at 80
All In The Eyes: Fans React To “That Look” Angela Bassett Gave After Major Oscars Upset
The Internet is buzzing about Chloe Bailey/Damson Idris Scene In SWARM
‘Basketball Wives’ Star Brittish Williams Faces Additional Insurance Fraud [WATCH]
Evelyn Lozada Is Engaged to Her ‘Queens Court’ Finalist Lavon Lewis
Black Tony Is Finally Coming To Work…At 11 O’clock [WATCH]