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.

The Weeknd Will Continue to Boycott GRAMMYs Despite Recording Academy's New Rules
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The Weeknd Will Continue to Boycott GRAMMYs Despite Recording Academy's New Rules

Confirming that he “remains uninterested” in participating.

The Weeknd and Ariana Grande's "Save Your Tears (Remix)" Hits No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100
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The Weeknd and Ariana Grande's "Save Your Tears (Remix)" Hits No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

Making ‘After Hours’ the first album to release three chart-toppers since Drake’s ‘Scorpion.’

GRAMMY Chief Responds to Possible Influence of The Weeknd's Boycott on Recording Academy
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GRAMMY Chief Responds to Possible Influence of The Weeknd's Boycott on Recording Academy

Following the disbandment of nomination committees.

The Weeknd Hints at New Music Created During Quarantine
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The Weeknd Hints at New Music Created During Quarantine

“[N]ow just piecing it all together… it’s so beautiful.”

Best New Tracks: The Weeknd x Ariana Grande, Little Simz and More
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Best New Tracks: The Weeknd x Ariana Grande, Little Simz and More

Revisit the week’s 10 best music projects.

The Weeknd and Ariana Grande Reunite for "Save Your Tears (Remix)"
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The Weeknd and Ariana Grande Reunite for "Save Your Tears (Remix)"

Another offering from the “Love Me Harder” and “off the table” collaborators.

The Weeknd Teases "Save Your Tears" Remix With Ariana Grande
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The Weeknd Teases "Save Your Tears" Remix With Ariana Grande

The “Love Me Harder” collaborators could be reuniting.

NFTs: Here Are Our Top Stories of the Week
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NFTs: Here Are Our Top Stories of the Week

HYPEBEAST has rounded up the top NFT stories for the week of April 10.

The Weeknd's Limited-Edition NFT Collection Raises Over $2 Million USD
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The Weeknd's Limited-Edition NFT Collection Raises Over $2 Million USD

The ”Acephalous” collection featured eight pieces in total.

NFTs: Here Are Our Top Stories of the Week
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NFTs: Here Are Our Top Stories of the Week

HYPEBEAST has rounded up the top NFT stories for the week of April 2.

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