Download: The Weeknd Mixtape Trilogy Chopped & Screwed

THE WEEKND
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

The Weeknd’s Abel Tesfaye had a banner year, dropping a trilogy of hyper-acclaimed mixtapes (House of Balloons, Thursday, and brand-newbie Echoes of Silence) and dropping a few buttery-smooth verses of his own on two of the best tracks on Drake’s Take Care. Now he’s getting the remix treatment himself, in incredibly thorough fashion thanks to the producer Slim K, who specializes in chopped-and-screwed, slowed-down reinventions of full records. Because one remix just wasn’t enough, Mr. K stretched out the tracks on all three mixtapes into dizzy, languid slow-burners that sound like walking in slow motion on an impossibly humid day. We like his take on “D.D.,” Tesfaye’s ridiculously great Michael Jackson cover from Echoes of Silence. Check it out below, and download the remixtapes. 

THE WEEKNDD.D. (Chopped and Screwed).mp3

Download: House of Balloons: Chopped & Screwed by Slim K
Download: Thursday: Chopped & Screwed by Slim K
Download: Echoes of Silence: Chopped & Screwed by Slim K

What did you think?
 18  10  5  6
Capture
Music

Jaden and his Coachella crush go over Timberlake’s eerie and beautiful “Blue Ocean Floor.”

charli-xcx-break-the-rules-tiesto
Remixes

Hear a massive remix of the Sucker single

Capture
Videos

Watch the colorful clip produced by Takashi Murakami that’s half video game, half anime epic

Capture
Music

Grimy

Capture
Videos

Directed by Toro Y Moi touring guitarist Jordan Blackmon, and starring Toro Y Moi bassist Patrick Jeffords

les sins michael
Music

Another taste from Toro Y Moi’s upcoming record under his dance alter ego, Les Sins.

tv on the radio happy idiot
News

Starring Paul Reubens and Karen Gillan.

chris owens
Reviews

The former GIRLS frontman delivers his second solo album since his band’s dissolution.

arca
News

Plus, he’s allegedly produced Bjork’s new album.