The Weeknd and Kanye West have mutual friends.

By Hayden Wright

The Weeknd’s penchant for collaboration is one of his defining characteristics as an artist—early the week, we reported that a Daft Punk session happened this summer. In the meantime, the R&B superstar released “Wild Love,” a Cashmere Cat collab that also features and Francis and the Lights (noted friends of Kanye West).

Related: Daft Punk and the Weeknd are Reportedly Collaborating

The electronic track makes the most of its various contributors’ styles, blending dance, R&B and hip-hop for a “wild” time. The Weeknd’s honey-sweet vocals soften the cooler electronic additions from Cat and the Lights. Listen here:

 

 

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