Coronavirus CAN’T (and doesn’t) stop The Weeknd from having a global listening party!
By Bandook - March 20, 2020
As the circumstances have evolved over the past few weeks, music continues to be an adaptive force in a changing landscape with artists and fans finding innovative ways to come together.
To launch The Weeknd’s new album, After Hours, Spotify partnered with the singer and XO/Republic to give fans a personal look into the tracks through an exclusive remote listening party and Q&A.
This morning at 9:30 AM IST, (12:00 AM ET), The Weeknd debuted the full album for fans across the globe while sharing his personal experiences creating each track, inspiration behind the new sound and more.
Abel (The Weeknd’s real name) also answered fans’ burning questions (like his mysterious decision to forgo any features on the project) in a live Q&A.
The listening experience marked a unifying moment in music, bringing millions of Spotify listeners together from the comfort of their homes.
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