He’s A STARBOY: The Weeknd Owned ‘SNL’ This Past Weekend With Live Performances


The Weeknd made sure the entire universe is in tune with his new short-haired look as he opened season 42 of Saturday Night Live, starring as the musical guest. While Margot Robbie handled the hosting duties, Abel did his thing onstage — twice.

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He only appeared briefly in a single sketch where he gave a news update about his new cut, but the singer crushed his debut live performances of “Starboy” and “False Alarm” like a true musical hero.

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Mark your calendars because The Weeknd is releasing his most anticapted album to date, STARBOY, on November 25.