Not long after, singer-songwriter R&B officially announced album title and release date on Monday (January 3), popular actor and comedian who was listed as a collaborator on a puzzling film intro video for the project – praise the upcoming release on social media.
“I listened to Dawn FM with my good friend Abel @theweeknd last night. It’s deep and elegant and it makes me dance around the room. I am delighted to play a part of his symphony, ”Carrey tweeted in response to The Weeknd’s announcement.
The Weeknd, born Abel Tesfaye, later thanked Carey for his mysterious involvement in Dawn FM. “It’s kismet. Full circle,” replied the singer, adding a smiling face with a teardrop emoji.
Billed as “A New Sounding Universe From The Mind of The Weeknd,” Dawn FM also features collaboration in some form with Quincy Jones, Tyler, the Creator, Lil Wayne and Oneohtrix Point Never. Details of guest arrivals were not provided.
The Weeknd revealed his friendship with Carrey in an interview with Diversity in April 2020. Common fans were introduced via text message and the singer then invited the actor to his home to listen to some music.
“I texted him the address of my apartment in LA, and he said, ‘I can literally see your place from my balcony,’ and we got out of the telescope. cheer and wave to each other,” said The Weeknd Diversity, note that he’s a big fan of Carrey’s 1994 film Mask. “Jim Carrey was my first inspiration to be a performer, and I went to breakfast with him on the first day of my 30s.”
Dawn FM is the sequel to The Weeknd’s fourth album, After many hours, which topped the Billboard 200 in March 2020. The blockbuster features the record-breaking single “Blinding Lights”, which recently became Billboard Hot 100 top songs of all time, overcome Chubby test“The Twist.”
See The Weeknd’s response to Carrey’s flattering tweet about Dawn FM below.
Thank you for being a part of this. It’s kismet. Full circle https://t.co/elXzYAkpYH
– The Weeknd (@theweeknd) January 3, 2022
https://www.billboard.com/music/music-news/the-weeknd-jim-carrey-dawn-fm-album-1235015217/ The Weeknd’s ‘Dawn FM’ album is praised by Jim Carrey – Billboard