The Weeknd Performs Special Remix of “The Hills” with Nicki Minaj on SNL – Watch Now! (@TheWeeknd)

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Following his first solo Saturday Night Live performance, THE WEEKND surprise released “The Hills” Remixes [XO/Republic Records] to all digital partners today.

As part of the releases, he welcomes Eminem and Nicki Minaj, respectively, on two new versions of his RIAA triple-platinum smash, “The Hills.” Upon becoming available Saturday evening, the remixes debuted in the Top 5 on the iTunes Overall Top Songs Chart.

The Grammy Award®-nominated multi-platinum alternative R&B artist surprised audiences everywhere by performing the first remix with Nicki Minaj on SNL. In case you missed it, you can watch it again below.

The Hills” stands out as one of the year’s biggest songs. In addition to moving over 3,000,000 million digital downloads, it clinched #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for four consecutive weeks, #1 on Rhythm Radio for 6 weeks, and #1 on Urban Radio for 2 weeks. Its music video exceeds 260 million YouTube/VEVO views.

THE WEEKND’s gold-certified third full-length album, Beauty Behind The Madness, is out now.

 

 

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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