PARTYNEXTDOOR finally provides his first ever interview as part of his new cover story with FADER.
He tackles a variety of subjects like how he got his name, submitting music for Justin Bieber, and the inevitable Weeknd comparisons he receives. Read it in full here.
People throw that [Weeknd comparison] over me because I came at a time where people assumed I was there to fill a void,” he says, alluding to The Weeknd’s departure from the OVO fold in 2012. “A lot of things that came out of Toronto were darker at the time. But me? I’m all about colors. I’ll flip samples where one’s a completely dark song and the next one is a complete sexual song. People think my whole thing is a dark thing, but I don’t.