The Weeknd new album Dawn FM: tracklist, features, release date and more

6 January 2022, 11:48

Revealing the album's cover art on Instagram, Dawn FM will released on January 7th

The Weeknd has announced the release of his new album Dawn FM for January 7th.

Revealing the album's cover art, which features him as an elderly guy, Dawn FM is set to drop on this week, with features from the likes of Tyler, the Creator, Lil Wayne, Quincy Jones, Oneohtrix Point Never, and actor Jim Carrey.

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Making the announcement on his IG today (Tue 4 Jan), The Weeknd – whose real name is Abel Tesfaye – has been teasing fans on social media with hints about what's to come on the album.

So, what exactly do we know about the album? Is there a tracklist? Who will make an appearance? Here's all you need know about The Weeknd's fifth studio album Dawn FM.

When will Dawn FM be released?

The Weeknd confirmed that the album will be released this week, dropping on January 7th.

Who will feature on the album?

Confirmed artists set to appear on Dawn FM include Tyler, the Creator, Lil Wayne, Quincy Jones, frequent collaborator Oneohtrix Point Never, and actor Jim Carrey.

After Jim Carrey quote tweeted The Weeknd's trailer announcement for the album on Twitter saying: "I listened to Dawn FM with my good friend Abel @theweeknd last night. It was deep and elegant and it danced me around the room. I’m thrilled to play a part in his symphony", he replied saying "Thank you for being a part of this. It’s kismet. Full circle".

In the past, The Weeknd has collaborated with some huge names - including Travis Scott, Beyoncé, Drake and Future.

Is there a tracklist?

The full track list for Dawn FM has been released. The album features 16 songs.

  1. Dawn FM
  2. Gasoline
  3. How Do I Make You Love Me?
  4. Take My Breath
  5. Sacrifice
  6. A Tale by Quincy
  7. Out of Time
  8. Here We Go… Again
  9. Best Friends
  10. Is There Someone Else?
  11. Starry Eyes
  12. Every Angel Is Terrifying
  13. Don’t Break My Heart
  14. I Heard You’re Married
  15. Less Than Zero
  16. Phantom Regret by Jim

Is The Weeknd going on tour?

He sure is! He also promises it will be "madness". See the full list of 2022 tour dates and venues below:

CANADA

January 14 & 15 - Vancouver, Canada @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena

January 17 - Edmonton, Canada @ Rogers Place

January 19 - Winnipeg, Canada @ Bell Mts Place

February 1 & 2 - Toronto, Canada @ Scotiabank Arena

February 3 - Montreal, Canada @ Centre Bell

April 10 & 11- Toronto, Canada @ Scotiabank Arena

USA

January 23 - St Paul, Minnesota @ XCEL Energy Center

January 23 & 24 - Chicago, Illinois @ united Center

January 26 - Milwaukee, Wisconsin @ Fiserv Forum

January 27 - Detroit, Michigan @ Little Caesars Arena

January 29 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania @ PPG Paints Arena

January 30 - Cleveland, Ohio @ Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse

February 5 - Newark, New Jersey @ Prudential Center

February 6 - Uncasville, Connecticut @ Mohegan Sun

February 8 & 9 - Boston, Massachusetts @ TD Garden

February 11 - Brooklyn, New York @ Barclays Center

February 12 - Washington DC @ Capital One Arena

February 15 - Charlotte, North Carolina @ Spectrum Center

February 16 - Nashville, Tennessee @ Bridgestone Arena

February 19 - Kansas City, Missouri @ T-Mobile Center

February 20 - Tulsa, Oklahoma @ Bok Center

February 22 - New Orleans, Louisiana @ Smoothie King Center

February 24 - Houston, Texas @ Toyota Center

February 25 - Dallas, Texas @ American Airlines Center

February 27 - Denver, Colorado @ Ball Arena

March 1 - Salt Lake City, Utah @ Vivint Arena

March 3 - Portland, Oregon @ Moda Center

March 4 - Seattle, Washington @ Climate Pledge Arena

March 6 - Sacramento, California @ Golden 1 Centre

March 8 - Oakland, California @ Oakland Arena

March 9 - San Jose, California @ SAP Center

March 11 - Los Angeles, California @ The Forum

March 13 - San Diego, California @ Pechanga Arena

March 15 & 16 - Anaheim, California @ Honda Center

March 18, 19 & 20 - Los Angeles, California @ Staples Center

March 22 - Glendale, Arizona @ Gila River Arena

March 25 - Forth Worth, Texas @ Dickies Arena

March 28 - Orlando, Florida @ Amway Center

March 29 & 30- Miami, Florida @ FTX Arena

April 1 - Atlanta, Georgia @ State Farm Arena

April 3 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania @ Wells Fargo Center

April 4 & 5 - New York, New York @ Madison Square Garden

April 7 - Belmont Park, New York @ UBS Center

April 8 - Buffalo, New York @ Keybank Center

April 14 - St Louis, Missouri @ Enterprise Center

April 16 - Omaha, Nevada @ Chi Health Center Omaha

April 18 - Austin, Texas @ Moody Center

April 19 - San Antonio, Texas @ AT&T Center

April 23 - Las Vegas, Nevada @ T-Mobile Arena

April 24 - Phoenix, Arizona @ Phoenix Suns Arena

April 27 - Fresno, California @ Save Mart Center

April 30 - Spokane, Washington @ Spokane Arena

May 1 - Tacoma, Washington @ Tacoma Dome

Europe

September 10 - Helsinki, Finland @ Hartwall Arena

September 13 - Stokholm, Sweden @ Ericsson Globe

September 15 & 16 - Copenhagen, Denmark @ Royal Arena

September 18 - Olso, Norway @ Telenor Arena

September 20 - Hamburg, Germany @ Barclaycard Arena

September 21 - Cologne, Germany @ Laxness Arena

September 23 - Munich, Germany @ Olympiahalle

September 24 - Berlin, Germany @ Mercedes-Benz Arena

September 26 - Vienna, Austria @ Stradthalle

September 28 & 29 - Antwerp, Belgium @ Sportpaleis

October 1 - Cologne, Germany @ Lanxess Arena

October 3 & 4 - Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome

October 18, 19 & 20 - Paris, France @ Accor Arena

October 22 - Bordeaux, France @ Arkea Arena

October 24 - Madrid, Spain @ Wizink Center

October 25 & 26 - Lisbon, Portugal @ Altice Arena

October 28 - Barcelona, Spain @ Palau Saint Jordi

October 29 - Montpellier, France @ Sud De France Arena

October 31 & November 1 - Milan, Italy @ Mediolanium Forum

November 2 - Zurich, Switzerland @ Hallenstadion

November 4 - Budapest, Hungary @ Budapest Arena

November 5 - Prague, Czech Republic @ O2 Arena

November 7 - Krakow, Poland @ Tauron Arena

November 10 - Mannheim, Germany @ SAP Arena

November 11 - Lyon, France @ Hall Tony Garnier

November 13 - Paris, France @ Accor Arena

United Kingdom

October 6, 7 & 8 - London @ The O2

October 10 - Manchester @ AO Arena

October 11 - Birmingham @ Utilita Arena

October 13 - Belfast @ SSE Arena

October 15 - Newcastle @ Utilita Arena

October 16 - London @ The O2

November 15 - Glasgow @ SSE Hydro

November 16 - London @ The O2