The Weeknd’s Comic Series Has a Release Date

If you think that The Weeknd is only a voice on the soundtrack for Marvel's "Black Panther" think again. He also has a Marvel comic book series on the way based on his 2016 album "Starboy." 

News of the comic broke at Comic-Con New York October of last year and now more details have emerged. The story will take place in the city of Alphatron where a cannibalistic villain is on a crime spree. Then steps in the hero, Starboy, to save the city. 

In a press release The Weeknd said, “Marvel is the pinnacle of success in their field and I’ve been a lifelong fan of their work...To be able to partner with them is a dream come true.” (courtesy of Fader)

The first issue of The Weeknd presents: Starboy will hit stores on June 13. 

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