FALL OF THE WEEKND KING

28 Nov

WEEKND AMASTHE ONLY WAY TO GO FROM THE TOP IS DOWN.  LIKE A COMEDOWN THAT HAPPENS WAY TOO HARD & WAY TOO FAST, THE BEAUTY SOON LEADS WAY TO MADNESS. AS OVER THE SUMMER AN UNDERGROUND SENSATION BECAME EMBRACED BY THE MAINSTREAM AMERICA.MOM LOVES ABEL OVERNIGHT THE WEEKND WENT FROM BEING A DARK AFTER-HOURS EXPERIENCE, TO MUSIC FOR THE SOCCER MOM AT THE GYM, THANKS TO THE 50 SHADES OF GREY SOUNDTRACK, & INEVITABLY THE MASSES WHO AREN’T “BOUT THAT LIFE” BECOME BOUT IT BOUT IT 4 YRS LATE.HELL ON EARTHAFTER THE KISSLAND RE-EDITION, THE EPIC KING OF THE FALL TEASERS BAITED THE AUDIENCE OF THE ALBUM TO COME.  WHEN THE BEAUTY & THE MADNESS FINALLY RELEASED WE LISTENED & RE-LISTENED CLOSELY, BUT FOUND SEVERAL KEY ELEMENTS AMISS.WEEKND REMASTERED IMPORTANT TRACKS LEFT ON THE EDITING FLOOR.  WATCHING THE AMA AWARDS LAST WEEK IT BECAME CLEAR THERE WAS A PRICE TO PAY TO HIT THE BIG TIME AWARD SCENE & ABEL BE READY TO PLAY.FIRE FACESDURING THE KNOWING ABEL TESFAYE MADE A REFERENCE TO THE LAST KING HAILE SELASSIE & LOST ESOTERIC LINEAGE OF KINGDOM, IT WAS SAD TO SEE THE KING OF THE FALL LEADING THE AMA BLACK MASS BOWING TO THE BEAST. BUT HEY THAT IS HOW IT GOES BRO.MOM LOVES ABEL

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