The Weeknd Inks Deal With Universal Republic; Preps Trilogy Release
The Weeknd and XO have inked a deal with Universal Republic Records and are set to release Trilogy on Novemer 13th. Trilogy will be a collection of the three mixtapes that shot the Canadian crooner to stardom: House Of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes Of Silence. The three tapes will be mixed and mastered for the first time and include three brand new, never before heard tracks.
To prep for Trilogy‘s release, The Weeknd will re-release “Wicked Games,” which was featured on House Of Balloons , to iTunes and other digital retailers soon. The Weeknd is currently on tour supporting Florence + the Machine, and will embark on his headlining jaunt “The Fall Tour” at the end of this month. Hit the jump to check out the dates for the upcoming tour.
09/18 – Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center *
09/19 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion *
09/21 – Chicago, IL @ Congress Theater
09/24 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre
09/26 – Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Event Centre
09/27 – Calgary, AB @ Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
09/29 – Vancouver, BC @ Pacific Coliseum
10/04 – San Diego, CA @ Cricket Wireless Ampitheatre *
10/05 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Ampitheatre *
10/07 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl *
10/16 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
10/17 – Miami, FL @ The Fillmore
10/19 – Atlanta, GA @ Atlanta Civic Center
10/20 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
10/22 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
10/26 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
10/27 – Bronx, NY @ Paradise Theater
10/29 – Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
* = w/ Florence + the Machine
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