New The Weeknd Song
2013-05-17 by fish CONTRIBUTOR | 85 Comments
The title track from The Weeknd's upcoming major label début, Kiss Land, has been released. The track appears to be the title track, and clocks in at just over seven and a half minutes whilst steering slightly away from the pop sensibilities of Trilogy.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eN84vAqO9NY
Tagged: The Weeknd

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ComfortablyDumb
May 17th 2013
395 Comments


pretty boring tbh

kinda over this guy

Funeralopolis
May 17th 2013
11893 Comments


felt really disjointed and directionless

Digging: Owen Pallett - In Conflict

Blaizend
May 17th 2013
647 Comments


Massive step down from previous material.

dimsim3478
May 17th 2013
5413 Comments


Love this. The atmosphere is definitely back and that tempo change seems really natural.

Digging: Chris Farren - Like a Gift from God or Whatever

DropdeadWHA
May 17th 2013
728 Comments


The atmosphere is definitely there, first half is better than the second imo.

MunsuLight
May 17th 2013
567 Comments


I don't know.. I love everything he done in the past but this track just doesn't do it for me

guitarded_chuck
May 17th 2013
3307 Comments


i don't really see what's so wrong with it

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
22059 Comments


It's good. Will probably make more sense in the context of the album, like XO/The Host and The Party &
The After Party did

Digging: Andy Stott - Faith in Strangers

BigPleb
May 17th 2013
38005 Comments


and it sucks.

Digging: Arc Iris - Arc Iris

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
22059 Comments


Nah it's definitely a grower. I'm liking the vibes too. It's got the same general feel as the mixtapes
but it has its own personality, like each of them did.

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 17th 2013
5273 Comments


i laughed when i remembered that this shit is called kiss land

will listen later tho

Digging: Viet Cong - Viet Cong

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
22059 Comments


Name sucks agreed and I was worried about how this would turn out but this is reassuring me even though it doesn't reach the same heights as his best stuff

Vespiion
May 17th 2013
1222 Comments


Hawks comes and uses his semen for corpse paint

DropdeadWHA
May 17th 2013
728 Comments


I agree with you fish. about the whole context thing. I just hope he doesn't compromise on any of the tracks, I mean this gives us some sort of indication but not enough.

Moraff
May 17th 2013
30 Comments


This is awesome

welljesuschrist
May 17th 2013
64 Comments


Yeah dunno what people are complaining about. This is fucking brilliant.

kingsoby1
Emeritus
May 17th 2013
4957 Comments


good track. wish he wasn't a d bag

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
22059 Comments


You didn't like the new Trilogy tracks did you soby?

Shimana
May 17th 2013
544 Comments


y'all trippin this is legit

Digging: Maskarade - Light and Dark EP

silentstar
May 17th 2013
2283 Comments


the second part reminds me of Drake

overall, it's a pretty good song. definitely different from his previous material. it's to be expected though since his music is becoming more accessible, not that that is a bad thing but just worth noting.

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
22059 Comments


This is less accessible than most of EoS and HoB

DropdeadWHA
May 17th 2013
728 Comments


There is something about this track that just oozes sleaze.

Narshh
May 17th 2013
1186 Comments


Awesome. The most self absorbed he's been so far....great song

SHAKEandBAKE
May 17th 2013
1310 Comments


what fish said

ReAnimator
May 17th 2013
328 Comments


This is excellent. Feels like a natural progression from the sleazeball darkness of XO and Initiation

Digging: Unearth - Watchers of Rule

avnrdragon
May 17th 2013
20 Comments


This cunt really needs jeremy rose

plane
Staff Reviewer
May 17th 2013
6100 Comments


I really like this

Balerion
May 17th 2013
588 Comments


This track is great

slipnslide
May 17th 2013
2640 Comments


song is awesome

Tyrael
May 17th 2013
20974 Comments


boring

Aids
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2013
24098 Comments


waiting for lucidity to get mad about the beat from a Main Attrakionz song being used

where are youuuuuuuuuuu

Digging: Mitski - bury me at makeout creek

sportsboy
May 17th 2013
642 Comments


this is fucking sick

HighandDriving
May 17th 2013
3288 Comments


How did the Weekend go from having a great mixtape to this garbage?

I blame you kids.

henryChinaski
May 17th 2013
2847 Comments


Decent.

Elijahwow
May 17th 2013
30 Comments


Dope.


nylertickel2
May 17th 2013
174 Comments


This is neat, was expecting a big step down

bloc
May 17th 2013
35024 Comments


This is pretty damn good. There is hope after all!

kingsoby1
Emeritus
May 17th 2013
4957 Comments


yeah i didn't dig much of the new trilogy tracks. one was okay i remember

Scoot
May 17th 2013
17914 Comments


not a big fan of this guy anymore

Digging: Renounced - The Melancholy We Ache

FourthReich
May 17th 2013
18138 Comments


zzzz

Spec
May 17th 2013
27298 Comments


meh

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 17th 2013
5273 Comments


waiting for lucidity to get mad about the beat from a Main Attrakionz song being used

where are youuuuuuuuuuu


Haha he said something in Mezz earlier

"The beat is taken from 808s and Dark Grapes II so I couldn't stand it from first listen."

Eclecticist
May 17th 2013
3863 Comments


Awesome track.

Ire
May 17th 2013
41828 Comments


prob just okay just like everything else weeknd

oltnabrick
May 17th 2013
31602 Comments


I THINK IM THE WEEKND, IM POSTED IN TORONTO

tragic.details
May 17th 2013
626 Comments


This, surprisingly, doesn't sound all that bad

animalsdontsmoke
May 17th 2013
31 Comments


Digging the track itself, but I wish this dude would expand himself lyrically...

brnnnfrrll073
May 17th 2013
6 Comments


Welp. Abel's entirely out of ideas.

InFiction
May 17th 2013
3714 Comments


That wasn't too bad, but nowhere near as good as any of his mixtape material. Considering how amazing those three were, it was only a matter of time before he ran out of steam.

oldsoul
May 17th 2013
109 Comments


I like it more than the Trilogy tracks for sure, I'm eager to see how this sounds alongside the rest of the release.

Digging: Circa Survive - Descensus

EyesWideShut
May 17th 2013
3210 Comments


sounds like the Weeknd. good shit yo.

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


oh ok. OH OK.

Digging: Techno Animal - The Brotherhood of the Bomb

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


holy fuck this is good

omg

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH
MYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY
GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOODD

Ire
May 18th 2013
41828 Comments


damn fromtheinside getting excited over bleh damn where have i seen this b4

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


dont even.

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


in my defense i only came a little

Ire
May 18th 2013
41828 Comments


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxLyoW1xctU

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


ok IRE aka daniel tosh

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


ugh i just realized anarchist posted this news wtf are we doing here in the first place

Ire
May 18th 2013
41828 Comments


hehe

dimsim3478
May 18th 2013
5413 Comments


The whole hedonism lyrical thing with Abel got old when he put out Trilogy but he's in good form musically.

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


still love that fti thinks of himself as the judge of all users when he's probably the most forgettable regular on the site

bloc
May 18th 2013
35024 Comments


still love that fti thinks of himself as the judge of all users when he's probably the most forgettable regular on the site

Pssshhh, this guy don't know

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


When he's not being insufferably annoying anyway

Scoot
May 18th 2013
17914 Comments


fti kinda came out of nowhere despite having been here for a while

Scoot
May 18th 2013
17914 Comments


lol fish you complaining about someone being insufferably annoying is rich

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


I don't do anything. People on here are too pissy

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


lmao you actually took the time out to search for that. you're never gonna forget the precious little time sp backed you up are you?

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


fti posts 7 comments almost in a row

but i'm the annoying one

yeah


I still don't know what lakes's problem is

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


you're just backing me up here

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


nice edit(s)

Scoot
May 18th 2013
17914 Comments


if it makes you feel better you're both annoying

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


explain to me how cos I'm genuinely curious

Scoot
May 18th 2013
17914 Comments


you just have this uppity way of always having to go against the grain and then when someone disagrees you feel the need to go to
the utmost lengths to defend yourself

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 18th 2013
22059 Comments


going against the grain isn't intentional and if anything I wish I agreed with the general consensus
more just to avoid getting stick for it

getting defensive over it has probably developed instinctively cos of all that stick but yeah I can
understand that

fromtheinside
May 18th 2013
19167 Comments


fish the difference between you and me, as if there's only one, you're still feeding this conversation for some reason

Ire
May 18th 2013
41828 Comments


ya fti is a queef but he's a loveable queef

fromtheinside
May 19th 2013
19167 Comments


*heart* but save r&r rules

can we not type ?

oh weird you can't

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 19th 2013
5273 Comments


okay first part sucks way to gank that entire main attrak beat

second part is fucking awesome

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 19th 2013
5273 Comments


offishial verdict

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 19th 2013
5273 Comments


one more

where's jeremy rose when ya need him

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 19th 2013
5273 Comments


aint shit gon change

but yo ass can

EaglesBecomeVultures
May 19th 2013
5273 Comments


ya cant sample a beat that came out two years ago

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
May 19th 2013
22059 Comments


Why do people keep mentioning Jeremy Rose? He produced a few tracks off HoB and that's it.



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