"Wicked Games" was a breakout smash for the Weeknd, and helped propel him into mainstream success. The song went platinum in 2013 and is featured on his first mixtape "House of Balloons" and "Trilogy" a compilation album of his first three mixtapes. The song is about engaging in a relations with a woman, despite knowing it won't work out.
🎶I left my girl back home. I don't love her no more. And she'll never fucking know that. These fucking eyes that I'm staring at. Let me see that ass. Look at all this cash. And I emptied out my cards, too. Now I'm fucking leaning on that.🎶
The Weeknd reached mainstream success with the release of his mega hit "Can't Feel My Face" in 2015. The song is his second #1 on the Hot 100, following "The Hills." The song is about having a drug addiction and comparing it to the love of a woman.