Celebrating his debut album Kiss Land, The Weeknd hosted a special edition of his Apple Music exclusive radio show, Memento Mori.
On episode 9, The Weeknd shared unreleased tracks that didn’t make the final tracklist to his debut album. He also shared songs that inspired the record and songs that he sampled. Some of the records he played were songs that were available to stream on SoundCloud.
Money Power Glory Ft The Weeknd (Remix)— Lana Del Rey Addiction 🍊 (@LDRaddic) August 15, 2020
One of the biggest surprises of the night was when The Weeknd shared the original version of Lana Del Rey’s 2014 Ultraviolence album cut, “Money Power Glory”.
The song that was featured on Lana Del Rey’s sophomore album originally featured The Weeknd. Abel played the original version for the first time ever.
The two previously collaborated on The Weeknd’s “Prisoner” and “Stargirl” as well as Lana Del Rey’s “Lust For Life”