The Weeknd

UK Top Ten Albums 4-17-20 – 4-23-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 18, 2020

two weeks at the top is not yet enough to dub Dua a hit

UK Top 10 Singles 4-17-20 – 4-23-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 17, 2020

I can’t read this stuff but I would have sworn Drake would know The Weeknd off!

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 18th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 14, 2020

Drake’s breathtaking 37th Top Ten single

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Of April 18th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 13, 2020

Little movement and less listening

UK Top Ten Albums 4-10-20 – 4-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 11, 2020

a mix of 70s stars greatest hits and modern pop stars 

UK Top 10 Singles 4-10-20 – 4-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 10, 2020

The top Weeknd songs ain’t dropped off the newbie yet… 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 11th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 7, 2020

On the singles charts it’s like Covid-19 never happened… except for families coming together to dance on Tik Tok 

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Of April 11th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 6, 2020

there has been no uptick in listening to music 

UK Top Ten Albums 4-3-20 – 4-9-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 4, 2020

the album charts are useless anyway  

UK Top 10 Singles 4-3-20 – 4-9-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 3, 2020

The Weeknd is just getting started on selling his album for parts

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 4th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 31, 2020

watching middle aged sons dance to “Blinding Light” with their sons is nothing if not one of the great gifts of social distancing

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Of April 5th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 30, 2020

three of the top four are very well worth your while… 

UK Top Ten Albums 3-27-20 – 4-3-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 28, 2020

I love the Weeknd album

UK Top 10 Singles 3-27-20 – 4-3-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 27, 2020

Not much movement here

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of March 28th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 24, 2020

they are searching out comfort songs

Be Here Now: New Albums 3-20-20 – 3-26-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 23, 2020

these are anthems of pop restructuring, they play like musical truisms nthd

UK Top 10 Singles 3-20-20 – 3-26-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 20, 2020

sped it up and released it

The Early Bird: Top New Releases 3-20-20 – 3-26-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 20, 2020

a widening of his sound that never seems to be wide enough

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 3-20-20 – 3-26-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 17, 2020

both singles are killer

UK Top 10 Singles 3-13-20 – 3-20-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 13, 2020

If The Weeknd cancels I will cry myself to sleep

UK Top 10 Singles 3-6-20 – 3-12-20

By Iman Lababedi | March 6, 2020

two hits from his upcoming album although only one here

UK Top 10 Singles 2-28-20 – 3-5-20

By Iman Lababedi | February 28, 2020

isn’t much difference between this chart and the US.

UK Top 10 Singles 2-21-20 – 2-27-20

By Iman Lababedi | February 21, 2020

a better grade

UK Top 10 Singles 2-14-20 – 2-20-20

By Iman Lababedi | February 14, 2020

No movement in the top five

UK Top 10 Singles 2-7-20 – 2-13-20

By Iman Lababedi | February 7, 2020

hard juiced synth pop meets r&b

UK Top 10 Singles 12-13-19 – 12-19-19

By Iman Lababedi | December 13, 2019

11th week at # 1 is one for the record books… 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of December 14th, 2019

By Iman Lababedi | December 10, 2019

. Brenda Lee? Sorry, not sorry…

UK Top 10 Singles 12-6-19 – 12-12-19

By Iman Lababedi | December 6, 2019

a much better top ten than last week’s disaster

US Top 10 Albums Ending April 26th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | April 30, 2018

when you work it, it improves.

US Top 10 Albums Ending April 19th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | April 23, 2018

Aldean… yeah, no. 

US Top 10 Albums Ending April 12th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | April 16, 2018

Cardi’s brilliant debut is exactly where it is supposed to be. 

US Top 10 Albums Ending April 5th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | April 9, 2018

The Weeknd only has six songs

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, APRIL 9TH TO 15TH

By Alyson Camus | April 7, 2018

An evening with Andy Summers (of The Police) at The Regent Theater on Saturday

UK Top 10 Singles 4-6-18 – 4-12-18

By Iman Lababedi | April 7, 2018

the novelty rap song of your dreams…

Be Here Now: New Albums Reviewed 3-29-18 – 4-5-18

By Iman Lababedi | April 5, 2018

old school break up EP

The Early Bird: Top New Releases 3-30-18 – 4-5-18

By Iman Lababedi | March 30, 2018

art-trap

The Early Bird: Top New Releases Reviewed 2-2-18 – 2-8-18

By Iman Lababedi | February 2, 2018

a potential smash

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, AUGUST 14TH TO 20TH 2017

By Alyson Camus | August 14, 2017

Echo Park Rising 2017 will take over my neighborhood

The Weeknd At Prudential Center, Sunday, June 4th, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | June 7, 2017

Fun pop not great art

UK Top 10 Singles 12-9-16 – 12-15-16

By Iman Lababedi | December 4, 2016

hooky in a Daft Punk rule disco way.

The Weeknd’s “Starboy” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2016

Drake without rap and ego (much)

rock nyc’s Top Songs In Order And Reviewed Through September 30th, 2016

By Iman Lababedi | October 5, 2016

Hugeness

US Top 10 Singles: October 15th, 2016

By Iman Lababedi | October 4, 2016

the brooding, druggy Abel and the best producers in the business

UK Top 10 Singles 9-30-16 – 10-6-16

By Iman Lababedi | September 30, 2016

So special even Daft Punk can’t resist him

Billboard Music Awards Winners 2016

By admin | May 23, 2016

The Weeknd aint over

The 30 Best Songs Of 2015 In Order And Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 23, 2015

Abel is so really him, he will even do it at her tempo. SONG OF THE YEAR.

Not With The Band: What Is Really News?

By Alyson Camus | December 14, 2015

There are so many outlets, so many blogs, websites, magazines which need the attention in an over-saturated market, that necessarily anything, yes about anything, passes for news

Let’s Active: rock nyc Concert Picks Week Of December 7th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | December 6, 2015

Impressed? I will be if we get a Jonas Brothers reunion and since both Nick and Joe (with DNCE) are there, not entirely out of the question.

The Weeknd At Prudential Center, Wednesday, November 11th, 2015, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 12, 2015

That’s pop music in 2015, we have singers being paid huge amounts of money to fill up Arenas and not knowing what to do with them once they’re filled.

Let’s Active: rock nyc’s Concert Picks Week Of November 9th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | November 8, 2015

This is a biggie… with a terrific album, one of the best and most successful of the year, to his name, and one of the best, if not the best, single of the year “The Hills”, and a live performance that was pretty darn good as early as last year, the Weeknd is a must see