The Weeknd may be one of the biggest pop stars in the world right now, but that doesn’t mean the Toronto artist can’t lean into the element of surprise every now and again as evidenced by his latest move on Instagram where he’s deleted all of his posts.
Of course, the move has prompted speculation that The Weeknd is planning something big. And to be fair, he’s hinted at such over the last few weeks. Earlier this month he spoke at length with VMAN about his upcoming album.
“We wrote it all in Los Angeles,” he said. “I think it’ll be the best-sounding album I’ve ever done.”
OK, so we know an album is in the works. Then there’s his since-deleted Instagram post from last week in which he stated, “This my last post before the new era.”
I don’t consider myself an emoji expert, but the fallen leaf and hourglass combined is giving off strong vibes that something is imminent for fall 2016. For the record, fall begins Sept. 22. The Weeknd christened himself “King of the Fall.” You see how this is shaping up:
So is The Weeknd finally going to enter the Chapter IV era of his career? Guess we’ll find out soon enough.