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.

Belly Unites With Young Thug and The Weeknd for ‘Better Believe’
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Belly Unites With Young Thug and The Weeknd for ‘Better Believe’

Appearing on Belly’s forthcoming album, ‘See You Next Wednesday.’

Billboard Reveals Drake and Post Malone Amongst Top Paid Artists of 2020
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Billboard Reveals Drake and Post Malone Amongst Top Paid Artists of 2020

Hip-hop artists take a majority of spots for the top ten earners of 2020.

Netflix Hires a Former EA Exec and Damien Hirst Drops His First NFTs in This Week’s Business and Crypto Roundup
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Netflix Hires a Former EA Exec and Damien Hirst Drops His First NFTs in This Week’s Business and Crypto Roundup

While the ‘Space Jam’ theme song is up for grabs as an NFT.

The Weeknd Invests in Company That Sells Personalized Songs From Artists
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The Weeknd Invests in Company That Sells Personalized Songs From Artists

His manager and an Atlantic Records CEO also pitched in seed money.

The Weeknd Provides Update on 'After Hours' Followup: "It's a Full Body of Work"
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The Weeknd Provides Update on 'After Hours' Followup: "It's a Full Body of Work"

Adding that he’s “really proud of this one.”


Pop Smoke and The Weeknd Join Top 10 Albums of Mid-2021
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Pop Smoke and The Weeknd Join Top 10 Albums of Mid-2021

Both albums were released in 2020.

The Weeknd, Doja Cat, BTS and More To Headline Global Citizen Live Music Festival
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The Weeknd, Doja Cat, BTS and More To Headline Global Citizen Live Music Festival

With performances in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America.

Wrist Check: The Weeknd Flaunts Six Figure Limited Edition Audemars Piguet 'Black Panther' Timepiece
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Wrist Check: The Weeknd Flaunts Six Figure Limited Edition Audemars Piguet 'Black Panther' Timepiece

Limited to only 250 pieces.

The Weeknd to Star in and Develop New HBO Cult Drama Series 'The Idol'
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The Weeknd to Star in and Develop New HBO Cult Drama Series 'The Idol'

Co-creating the upcoming show alongside ‘Euphoria’ creator Sam Levinson and Reza Fahim.

The Weeknd Dominates iHeartRadio Music Awards in Three Major Categories
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The Weeknd Dominates iHeartRadio Music Awards in Three Major Categories

Doja Cat, Megan Thee Stallion and Roddy Ricch also claimed top trophies.

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