The Weeknd shares rare behind the scenes footage in ‘He Was Never There’

Grant Brydon

10 days ago

By Grant Brydon

With his new project My Dear Melancholy currently sat atop the US Billboard charts, The Weeknd shares a rare look behind the scenes, with a short “Docupoem” entitled He Was Never There.

Centred around the track ‘I Was Never There’, the six minute clip, directed by Joachim Johnson, features footage of The Weeknd recording and is commentated with quotes from his collaborators.

Press play above, and listen to My Dear Melancholy, here.