The Weeknd

The Weeknd

Canada · Person · 1990–present
Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (born 16 February 1990), known professionally as The Weeknd (pronounced "the weekend"), is a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer.<ref name="sex-drugs"/>

In late 2010, Tesfaye anonymously uploaded several songs to YouTube under the name "The Weeknd". He released three nine-track mixtapes throughout 2011: House of Balloons, Thursday and Echoes of Silence, which were critically acclaimed. In 2012, he released a compilation album Trilogy, thirty tracks consisting of the remastered mixtapes and three additional songs. It was released under Republic Records and his own label XO. Read more »

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A Good Song Makes the Weeknd Literally Horny

Today, GQ dropped a new profile of the Weeknd, aka Abel Tesfaye and reigning “Emily Dickinson of post–R. Kelly deviant-sex R&B singers” according to the mag. The profile has some interesting tidbits (he’s friends with Leonardo DiCaprio, and loves...


The Weeknd - The Hills (RL Grime Remix)
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Beauty Behind The Madness


2016 Official Album
Beauty Behind the Madness
2015 Official Album
Kiss Land
2013 Official Album
2012 Official Album Compilation