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

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Following hisfirst soloSaturday NightLiveperformance,THE WEEKNDsurprisereleasedThe HillsRemixes[XO/Republic Records]to all digital partners today.

As part of the releases, he welcomesEminemandNickiMinaj, respectively, on two new versions of his RIAA triple-platinum smash,The Hills.Upon becoming availableSaturday evening, the remixes debuted in the Top 5on the iTunes Overall Top Songs Chart.

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

The Hillsstands out as one of the years biggest songs. In addition to moving over 3,000,000 million digital downloads, it clinched #1 on theBillboardHot 100 for four consecutive weeks, #1 onRhythm Radio for6weeks, and #1 onUrban Radio for2 weeks. Its music video exceeds 260 million YouTube/VEVO views.

THE WEEKNDs gold-certified third full-length album,BeautyBehind TheMadness, 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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