The Weeknd returned for a 3rd installment of ‘The Weeknd Update’ and the short-and-sweet bit might need been the perfect one but!
Move over Colin Jost and Michael Che — The Weeknd is again! The 30-year-old singer as soon as once more dropped by the Saturday Night Live anchor desk for one more spherical of the aptly-named “Weeknd Update” (get it?). In the earlier variations of “Weeknd Update,” which Colin and Michael introduce then throw to, the singer is normally seen ready in a dressing room for his efficiency with a digicam positioned to the left of him. Once once more slicing to him within the backroom, Abel was all-smiles rocking a Kappa zip-up with a “Sony” emblem.
“Feel good,” he then broadcasts to the digicam. Of course, he has loads to be feeling good about, along with his subsequent album After Hours simply 13 days away from launch and an epic efficiency of “Blinding Lights” simply minutes in the past! Things take a sudden flip, nonetheless, as he awkwardly coughs…yikes! Coronavirus, anybody? The quick section then concludes, main us to surprise if Abel is, certainly, “good.” Wash your arms, folks!
The quick however hilarious bit made its debut in 2015, when Colin and Michael threw to “The Weeknd Update” full with the singer’s white typeface emblem that normally seems on his albums. Cutting to a clip of Bella Hadid‘s on-again, off-again boyfriend chilling in a dressing room with some takeout meals, Abel seems confused as to why the digicam is on him outdoors of his efficiency. “Why are you here?” he asks, giving the digicam an inquisitive look.
The subsequent look occurred in 2016, and even bought Colin and Michael cracking up! “The Weekend Update now presents,” Colin started, as Michael — laughing — added, “The Weeknd Update!” Back in that very same photo-filled dressing room, a relaxed Abel chills along with his massive Goyard weekend bag proper subsequent to him. “I got a hair cut,” he broadcasts, displaying off his noticeably totally different ‘do! The back-to-back appearances respectively promoted his final two albums, Beauty Behind The Madness and Starboy.