The Weeknd Talks About His Breakup Songs Followings Splits From Selena Gomez and Bella Hadid
By Zach Seemayer
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For The Weeknd, it seems making music can mend his heart. The singer is opening up about his experience creating his 2018 album My Dear Melancholy, which is widely believed to be a breakup album.
Sitting down for an interview with Esquire that was published Tuesday, The Weeknd -- whose real name is Abel Tesfaye -- dished on the album, which was reportedly written and recorded in a matter of weeks, and how it helped him emotionally.