The Weeknd has hinted he’s “prepared to shut” a chapter in his music profession.
In an interview for W magazine, the singer-songwriter – actual identify Abel Tesfaye – revealed that he’s evaluating a few of his selections.
“I’m going by means of a cathartic path proper now,” he shared. “It’s attending to a spot and a time the place I’m on the point of shut The Weeknd chapter. I’ll nonetheless make music, possibly as Abel, possibly as The Weeknd. However I nonetheless need to kill The Weeknd. And I’ll. Ultimately. I’m positively making an attempt to shed that pores and skin and be reborn.”
The Weeknd, who dropped his fifth studio album Daybreak FM in January 2022, didn’t expose any additional particulars about his plans to “kill” his persona.
“The album I’m engaged on now might be my final hurrah as The Weeknd. That is one thing that I’ve to do. As The Weeknd, I’ve mentioned every part I can say,” the 33-year-old declared.
But, the Canadian star indicated that he loved making an attempt his hand at appearing within the upcoming HBO present “The Idol,” which he co-created alongside Reza Fahim and Sam Levinson.
“Movie and TV is a brand new artistic muscle for me,” he continued, earlier than seemingly referring to some reported manufacturing delays. “I don’t launch my music till I feel it’s nice. Why would this be any totally different?”
“The Idol” is ready to start airing on June 4.