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WATCH: The Weeknd is a Creepy Stalker in Trippy ‘Secrets’ Music Video

By Teonny Spears / Published on Monday, 12 Jun 2017 12:54 PM / 818 Comments

Just weeks after collaborating with good friend Lana Del Rey, The Weeknd has returned solo with his new music video Secrets. Directed by Pedro Martin Calero, the visual is very trippy and can serve as a dream as it features The Weeknd’s leading lady floating in the air, and running upside down.

The Weeknd seems to play a ghost as he wanders through the structure’s mirrored halls and giant burgundy and white rooms, seemingly stalking the leading lady:

The video kind of reminds me of a more colorful version of Kanye West‘s Paranoid video starring Rihanna, due to the semi creepy in your face scenes.

Secrets samples Pale Shelter, a song by the band Tears for Fears as well as Talking in Your Sleep by The Romantics. It was written by The Weeknd alongside Doc McKinney, Walter Wiggins, Roland Orzabal, Coz Canler, Jimmy Marinos, Wally Palamarchuk, Mike Skill and Peter Solley.


About Teonny Spears

26 year-old Teonny Spears, is from a small town in Louisiana called Ferriday, where he currently lives. A fan of Pop music, Teonny began writing at a small age and in 2005, he began blogging for fun on Myspace about his favorite artists. After building a love for entertainment news, he began working for, and launched his own weekly show in 2009 called EnterSHADEment Talk for 8 seasons and over 200 episodes before ending the show in 2012. He shortly left Defglam in the same year. In 2012, Teonny became the Pop Culture Expert for Sinuous Magazine.After a three-year run, Teonny left the publication to pursue new interests, and now resides at, as the Editor-in-Chief, where he specializes in Celebrity Gossip, fashion, music & introducing readers to new and rising talent. Teonny is also part of a collective called The Bloginati, a Multifaceted group with people who touch on several forms of media.