After Selena Gomez and Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (professionally known as The Weeknd)’s split was made public on Monday, October 30 and the eagle-eyed fans were quick to note the 27-year-old singer’s alleged attempts to subtly erase his ex-girlfriend from social media.
According to some fans on Twitter, The Weeknd deleted Selena’s mother as well her friends including Francia Raisa, her assistant Theresa Mingus, and the parents of her godson Jay Cosme and Priscilla DeLeon from his Instagram.
the weeknd just unfollowed selena's entire family and deleted all their pictures on his instagram pic.twitter.com/agXHwOnrlw
— mark (@calvinsharris) October 29, 2017
Many Tweeters even claimed that The Weekend removed his “likes” from her photos in addition to deleting the majority of photos he shared of her from his account.
— Carissa Abraham (@RadioCarissa) October 30, 2017
Although the Starboy singer and Selena still currently follow each other on the photo-sharing app, The Weeknd reportedly unfollowed multiple fan accounts dedicated to the pair.
Abel (The Weeknd) has unfollowed Theresa, Mandy (Selena’s Mum) , Courtney and Raquelle. He has also unliked photos from selena’s account.????
— Selena Gomez STAN (@blessedlena) October 29, 2017
As previously reported, the couple of nearly 10 months have split after which the revelation came that Selena has been spending time with her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber.