Fans of The Weeknd and Future are in for a treat as the duo has just released their latest collaborative track, “Double Fantasy.”
This vibrant and energetic song, spanning approximately four-and-a-half minutes, is a joint effort produced by the talented trio of Mike Dean, Metro Boomin, and The Weeknd himself. The track opens with exuberant synths layered beneath a prominent wind instrument melody, setting an invigorating tone from the start. As the song progresses, the drums become more pronounced, infusing it with infectious rhythm. Future delivers a relaxed verse, and The Weeknd takes the reins to close out the track with his signature style.
Accompanying the release is a captivating music video featuring Lily-Rose Depp, who stars opposite The Weeknd in his upcoming HBO series “The Idol,” which he co-created with Sam Levinson. The video adds an extra layer of visual storytelling to the track, further enhancing the overall experience for fans.
“Double Fantasy” is slated to be included on the soundtrack of “The Idol.” In the series, The Weeknd portrays the character Tedros, a charismatic cult leader, while Lily-Rose Depp portrays Jocelyn, a fallen pop star who finds herself under Tedros’ wing. The star-studded cast also includes Dan Levy, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Eli Roth, Hari Nef, Jane Adams, Jennie Ruby Jane, Mike Dean, Moses Sumney, Rachel Sennott, Ramsey, Suzanna Son, and Hank Azaria.
To immerse yourself in the infectious sounds of The Weeknd and Future’s “Double Fantasy,” you can stream the track on popular platforms such as Spotify and Apple Music. Additionally, make sure to watch the visually captivating music video below, as it provides a glimpse into the world of “The Idol” and the artistic vision of The Weeknd.
Mark your calendars for the premiere of “The Idol” on HBO, scheduled for June 4.