Fans took to social media to level out that an actress in The Weeknd’s ‘Save Your Tears’ music video appears to be like uncannily like his ex, Selena Gomez, who he dated for 10 months!
The Weeknd‘s “Save Your Tears” music video has brought about so much of followers to do a double take after many observed that an actress forged within the video appears to be like like Selena Gomez! The music video went reside on January 5, and followers shortly observed how a lot the 30-year-old completely remodeled for the visible accompaniment to his hit tune. But because the video went on, a well-known face seemingly appeared.
“Girl dancing looks like Selena…even sounds like he said her name,” one person commented on YouTube. “Am I the only one hearing ‘Selena’ [in] the background,” one other fan wrote. More took to social media to acknowledge that, not solely did the individual within the video bear a hanging resemblance to Selena. Fans additionally decoded how the tune appeared to allude to the songstress too, whom The Weeknd, born Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, dated for 10 months again in 2017.
“SAVE YOUR TEARS IS ABOUT SELENA GOMEZ IM SCREAMING OMFGGG,” one person emphatically wrote on Twitter, adding two screen shots — one of Selena and another of the actress in the video. More fans were ready to explain how the song is about the 28-year-old “Lose You To Love Me” recording artist, even writing extensive threads on the subject! But this isn’t the primary time followers have speculated in regards to the tune’s that means.
My evaluation on how Save Your Tears visually and lyrically alludes to Selena Gomez and their relationship and particularly Selena’s songs “Dance Again” “Crowded Room” and “Souivner”:
— Lora Grey (@Paginita_Flora) January 6, 2021
When The Weeknd’s After Hours dropped in March 2020, followers instantly started decoding the lyrics to his songs — together with “Save Your Tears.” Listeners discovered a quantity of easter eggs within the observe that seemingly pointed to Selena. “Hold up… is ‘save your tears’ about selena?!? ‘i saw you in a crowded room’ abel PLEASEEEE #AfterHours,” a fan wrote on the time. That’s as a result of the lyric, “I saw you dancing in a crowded room,” might need been a reference to Selena Gomez’s tune “Crowded Room” from her album Rare, which debuted simply two months sooner than The Weeknd’s.
It wouldn’t come as a lot of a shock that The Weeknd is referencing his former flame in his tune. Indeed, he typically attracts from his private life as a supply of inspiration for his music. More followers believed that songs like “Escape From LA” are about his ex Bella Hadid. But “Save Your Tears” positively seems to allude to Selena, at the very least to The Weeknd and Selena’s devoted fan base!