The Weeknd

The Weeknd

Abel Makkonen Tesfaye is a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer, also professionally known by his stage name The Weeknd. Earning himself 3 number-one releases ‘Beauty Behind the Madness’, ‘Starboy’ and ‘My Dear Melancholy’. The Weeknd has worked with prominent artists such as Drake, Wiz Khalifa, Ariana Grande, Daft Punk and Kendrick Lamar.

Date of Birth 16 February 1990
Industries Music
Headquarter Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The Weeknd Releases Exclusive Collection for 'My Dear Melancholy,'
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The Weeknd Releases Exclusive Collection for 'My Dear Melancholy,'

Available for 96 hours only.

XO's Black Atlass Drops 'Pain & Pleasure' Album, Releases New Video
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XO's Black Atlass Drops 'Pain & Pleasure' Album, Releases New Video

The Weeknd has a future star.

The Weeknd Takes Flight in New BAPE Collaboration
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The Weeknd Takes Flight in New BAPE Collaboration

XO drenched in camo.

Trent Reznor Claims Kanye West & The Weeknd "Ripped Off" Nine Inch Nails' Stage Production
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Trent Reznor Claims Kanye West & The Weeknd "Ripped Off" Nine Inch Nails' Stage Production

“I’ll say without any hesitation. And they know.”

The Weeknd Drops Second Merch Collection of 2018
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The Weeknd Drops Second Merch Collection of 2018

More limited XO goods are here.

The Weeknd Announces New Apple Music Beats 1 Radio Show
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The Weeknd Announces New Apple Music Beats 1 Radio Show

XO ting.

Belly & The Weeknd Share “What You Want” Video
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Belly & The Weeknd Share “What You Want” Video

The Colin Tilley-directed visual finds the artists cruising around in a drop-top.

The Weeknd Announces New Creative Facility for Toronto Artists
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The Weeknd Announces New Creative Facility for Toronto Artists

Giving back to his hometown.

The Weeknd Joins Belly for the Melodic "What You Want"
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The Weeknd Joins Belly for the Melodic "What You Want"

The pair reconnect for another potential hit.

The Weeknd Covers 'TIME's "Next Generation Leaders" Issue
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The Weeknd Covers 'TIME's "Next Generation Leaders" Issue

Abel’s first interview since 2016.

2015

The Weeknd won Best R&B Performance Earned it
Awarded Best Urban Contemporary Album - Beauty Behind the Madness

2017

Awarded Best Urban Contemporary Album - Starboy
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