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The Weeknd - Earned It

  • Artist: The Weeknd
  • Track: Earned It
  • Producer: The Weeknd
  • Album: 50 Shades of Grey Soundtrack

Update: The Sam Taylor-Johnson-directed visuals for The Weeknd's Earned It promo single have been added.

50 Shades of Grey, the smash book that's being made into a movie, is all about the darker, often painful side of love and sex. In other words, it's the film version of a Weeknd song, and sure enough Mr. XO himself drops off his contribution to the movie's soundtrack, Earned It, a typically hazy an sultry affair with just a hint of menace. Enjoy Earned It now, then try to pretend to enjoy 50 Shades of Grey when your girlfriend drags you to it this coming Valentine's Day.



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