The Weeknd Previews Playboi Carti Collab at Cannes

The Weeknd has teased his highly-anticipated collaboration with Playboi Carti on the 2023 Cannes Movie Pageant.

The joint performed over the crimson carpet stroll for The Idol, The Weeknd and Sam Levinson’s forthcoming HBO collection, and hears 2000s-like manufacturing laid beneath the crooner’s buzzing vocals and Carti’s high-toned raps. Any further details about the observe, like its launch date or whether or not it should seem within the soundtrack album of The Idol, weren’t revealed.

The Idol co-stars The Weeknd as nightclub proprietor and modern-day cult chief Tedros, and Lily Rose-Depp as popstar Jocelyn. “After a nervous breakdown derailed Jocelyn’s final tour, she’s decided to assert her rightful standing as the best and sexiest pop star in America. Her passions are reignited by Tedros, a nightclub impresario with a sordid previous,” its synopsis reads. “Will her romantic awakening take her to superb new heights or the deepest and darkest depths of her soul?”

Take a look at the preview on Twitter. The Idol premieres on HBO Max on June 4.

Elsewhere in music, Kurt Cobain’s smashed guitar bought for nearly $600,000 USD at public sale.

Originally posted 2023-05-24 02:54:24.