THE WEEKND ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM AFTER HOURS OUT MARCH 20TH
PERFORMING ON SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE ON MARCH 7TH
The Weeknd has announced the release date of his new album, After Hours, out March 20th via XO Records / Republic Records. With the announce comes the title track, “After Hours”, following his recent Platinum hits “Heartless” and “Blinding Lights”. “Heartless” previously hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and “Blinding Lights” became his first ever UK #1 song while also hitting #1 iin multiple countries. "Blinding Lights" also soundtracked the Mercedes-Benz EQC campaign which The Weeknd starred in and served as creative director for. Both songs received highly-acclaimed performances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel Live! and on March 7th The Weeknd will perform on Saturday Night Live, marking his third appearance on the show.