The prolific music producer – who labored on Jackson’s second posthumous album ‘Xscape’ in 2014 – was blown away by The Weeknd’s ‘Daybreak FM’ and in contrast it to Michael’s iconic 1982 document.
Talking on Instagram, he mentioned: “This album’s totally different, yo. This s*** proper right here, this on some ‘Thriller’ s***. Belief me after I let you know. And the best way he dropped this s***, yo… congrats. This s*** is superb.”
‘Daybreak FM’ options Tyler The Creator, Oneohtrix Level By no means‘s Daniel Lopatin and Lil Wayne, together with narration from actor Jim Carrey on the album’s outro.
He might be heard saying: “You are actually listening to 103.5, Daybreak FM. You’ve been at midnight for approach too lengthy. It’s time to stroll into the sunshine and settle for your destiny with open arms.”
Talking concerning the album, Jim mentioned on T witter: “I listened to Daybreak FM with my good pal Abel @theweeknd final evening. It was deep and stylish and it danced me across the room. I’m thrilled to play an element in his symphony.”
And The Weeknd – whose actual title is Abel Tesfaye – replied: “Thanks for being part of this. It’s kismet. Full circle.”