In a surprising turn of events, The Weeknd announced that his upcoming collaboration will be his final feature. This announcement has not only left fans excited for the new release but has left fans nostalgic about the incredible features he has contributed over the years. Furthermore, as we bid adieu to The Weeknd’s feature appearances, let’s take a trip down memory lane. In this article we explore his top ten best features that have left an indelible mark on the music landscape.
“Pray For Me” with Kendrick Lamar
Kicking off our List is the powerful duo of The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar for the “Black Panther” movie soundtrack. Additionally, “Pray for Me” not only showcased the artists’ unmatched talents but also blended their unique styles seamlessly. The duo created an anthemic track that resonated with audiencs worldwide.
“Crew Love” with Drake
A track that solidified The Weeknd’s presence in the music industry, “Crew Love” with Drake was an instant hit. Also, this song exemplified their camaraderie and paved the way for The Weeknd’s rise to stardom.
“Lust for Life” with Lana Del Rey
Teaming up with the ethereal Lana Del Rey, The Weeknd brought his signature mystique to “Lust for Life”. Also, the dreamy collaboration showcased the artists’ distinct voices, resulting in a captivating and memorable tune.
“Thought I Knew You” with Nicki Minaj
In this emotionally charged track from Nicki Minaj’s album “Queen”, The Weeknd’s haunting vocals complemented Nicki’s verses perfectly. Their chemistry created a song that resonated deeply with listeners.
“Might Not” with Belly
The Weeknd’s featured appearance on Belly’s “Might Not” showcased his versatility as an artist. The song’s moody vibes and infectious melody made it a standout hit.
“FML” with Kanye West
Collaborating with the enigmatic Kanye West on “FML” allowed The Weeknd to contribute his signature sound to an introspective and emotionally charged track from Kanye’s “The Life of Pablo” album.
“Six Feet Under” with Travis Scott
The Weeknd’s collaboration with Travis Scott yielded the atmospheric and brooding track “Six Feet Under”. Their combined talents resulted in a hauntingly beautiful song that captivated audiences.
“Wonderful” with Travis Scott
Teaming up with Travis Scott once again, The Weeknd lent his vocals to “Wonderful”. Additionally, the song’s introspective lyrics and hypnotic melody made it a standout on Travis Scott’s “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” album.
“In Vein” with Rick Ross
The Weeknd’s collaboration with Rick Ross on “In Vein” combined the artists’ distinct styles, resulting in a song that merged hip-hop and R&B elements.
“Wild Love” with Cashmere Cat
Rounding out our list is the collaboration with the electronic producer Cashmere Cat. Furthermore, “Wild Love” showcased The Weeknd’s ability to seamlessly blend his signature sound with different genres.
As The Weeknd prepares to bid his farewell to his feature appearances, fans can reflect on the incredible contributions he has made to the music world. Furthermore, from powerful collaborations with fellow artist to genre-defying tracks that pushed creative boundaries, The Weeknd’s features have left an indelible mark on the industry. While we eagerly anticipate his final feature, we can’t help but look back on the moments that have shaped his legacy and celebrate the remarkable journey of an artist who has redefined modern music.