The Weeknd’s After Hours is keeping fans up, well, after hours.
As the world faces uncertainty amid the coronavirus outbreak and many millions are isolated at home, the new album gives fans some respite. Almost an hour of it .
Almost immediately after its release, The Weeknd and his new album became the top trending subjects on Twitter.
Abel Tesfaye’s LP is a dark, cerebral hit and a gut punch all at the same time, judging by the volume of memes and messages lighting up social media.
Check out some of the reaction below.
Abel: wE hAd SEx iN thE STuDiO
the owner of the studio:#AfterHourspic.twitter.com/khPKqoAh1y
— greta (@greta_guess_) March 20, 2020
“You don’t love him if you’re thinking of me”…..TALK YO SHIT ABEL TALK YO MFFFFF SHIT #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/c9rgQjK2SJ
— ALYSSAFORMS.SOCIALMEDIA (@marieelyssaa) March 20, 2020
The Weeknd: but if I OD I want you to OD right beside me
— Masie Jawed (@MasieJawed1) March 20, 2020
The weeknd’s new album is making me have emotions over someone I’m not even supposed to be thinking about, fuck #AfterHours pic.twitter.com/wKERzk0NQp
— Jorge (@Jorvgee) March 20, 2020
#AfterHours THIS IS WAY TOO GOOD MAN FUCK ABEL YOU ARE AMAZING HOLY SHIT pic.twitter.com/146VcDwdpv
— AFTER HOURS (@abelmakkxonen) March 20, 2020
I feel like I went back to 2013 #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/XJPbBeNruJ
— Miguel AFTER HOURS (@Migueltoxo86) March 20, 2020
When Abel said to Save Your Tears for another day…it’s like he already knew I was crying #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/SjASMp2PYZ
— lizette (@Franc0Lizette) March 20, 2020
abel said “but if i OD, i want you to OD right beside me, i want you to follow right behind me, i want you to hold me while I’m smiling, while i’m dying” idk but that shit kinda hurt. #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/75ExpEVbHs
— . (@sonofdrws) March 20, 2020
the transition from “hardest to love” to “scared to live” #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/6RksfV3Sel
— royce da 4’11 (@hanktheskank34) March 20, 2020
The Weeknd – Scared To Live
0:01 ❍─────── 3:31
↻ ⊲ Ⅱ ⊳ ↺
Volume: ▁▂▃▄▅▆▇ 100% #AfterHourspic.twitter.com/Q6PxvJLd24
— v (@vuyo_nolove) March 20, 2020
The Weeknd: wE hAd SeX iN tHe StUdiOoO
The studio owner: pic.twitter.com/e4Z296ioja
— taybro (@ranchblessingz) March 20, 2020
the weeknd just cured coronavirus
— (@xotriilogy) March 20, 2020