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 Will Drop 'My Dear Melancholy' Tonight
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The Weeknd Will Drop 'My Dear Melancholy' Tonight

Get ready.

Trouble Enlists Drake, The Weeknd & More for 'Edgewood' Mixtape
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Trouble Enlists Drake, The Weeknd & More for 'Edgewood' Mixtape

Produced by Mike WiLL Made-It.

Marvel Shares Plot for Upcoming Original Comic Series 'STARBOY'
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Marvel Shares Plot for Upcoming Original Comic Series 'STARBOY'

Written by The Weeknd himself.

The Weeknd’s Official Merch Line Unveils “2018 RELEASE 001”
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The Weeknd’s Official Merch Line Unveils “2018 RELEASE 001”

Graphic imagery, catchy text and plenty of XO references.

The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Travis Scott to Headline Lollapalooza 2018
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The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Travis Scott to Headline Lollapalooza 2018

The Chicago festival will take place August 2-5.

The Weeknd's PUMA XO Parallel Sneaker Boot Receives a Gum Sole Makeover
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The Weeknd's PUMA XO Parallel Sneaker Boot Receives a Gum Sole Makeover

Refined rugged.

Travis Scott May Have Revealed a New The Weeknd Album Is Coming
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Travis Scott May Have Revealed a New The Weeknd Album Is Coming

“It’s like when I heard him for the first time.”

The Weeknd Signs Black Atlass to XO Records & Releases "My Life" Single
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The Weeknd Signs Black Atlass to XO Records & Releases "My Life" Single

XO Records continues its expansion.

The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar Share 'Black Panther' Single “Pray For Me”
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The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar Share 'Black Panther' Single “Pray For Me”

The Starboy and Kung Fu Kenny return.

TDE Reveals Loaded Tracklist for 'Black Panther' Soundtrack
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TDE Reveals Loaded Tracklist for 'Black Panther' Soundtrack

The All-Star Game of soundtracks.

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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