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The Weeknd

voc, p, *1990 CA, Toronto
Singer / Musician / Songwriter / Producer of Hip-Hop/Rap, R&B/Soul and Pop
A.k.a. Abel Tesfaye

Abęl Makkonen Tesfaye (born 16 February 1990), known professionally by his stage name The Weeknd (pronounced "the weekend"), is a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer. 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. The following year, he released a compilation album Trilogy, thirty tracks consisting of remastered versions of the mixtape material and three additional songs. It was released under Republic Records and his own label XO.

     
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Piano
Genres
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • R&B/Soul
  • Pop
  • Electronic
  • Dance
Popular Tracks   
One Of The Girls (with JENNIE, Lily Rose Depp) on The Highlights by The Weeknd
Popular (with Playboi Carti & Madonna) on The Highlights by The Weeknd
Starboy on Starboy by The Weeknd
Die For You on Starboy by The Weeknd
Blinding Lights on After Hours by The Weeknd
Creepin' (with The Weeknd & 21 Savage) on HEROES & VILLAINS by Metro Boomin
Stargirl Interlude on Starboy by The Weeknd
Save Your Tears on After Hours by The Weeknd
The Hills on Beauty Behind The Madness by The Weeknd
Die For You (with Ariana Grande) - Remix on Starboy by The Weeknd

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Discography

Title Artist Year Type
Lost In The FireGesaffelstein & The Weeknd2019Single
My Dear Melancholy,The Weeknd2018Album
Kiss Land 5 Year Re-issueThe Weeknd2018Album
Pray For MeThe Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar2018Single
The Weeknd In JapanThe Weeknd2018Compil.
Some WayNAV Featuring The Weeknd2017Single
StarboyThe Weeknd2017Album
Lust For LifeLana Del Rey Feat. The Weeknd2017Single
A LieFrench Montana Feat. Max B & The Weeknd2017Single
StarboyThe Weeknd Ft. Daft Punk2016Single
Wild LoveCashmere Cat Featuring The Weeknd & Francis And The Lights2016Single
Starboy (Kygo Remix)The Weeknd2016Single
False AlarmThe Weeknd2016Single
WonderfulTravis Scott Feat. The Weeknd2016Single
I Feel It ComingThe Weeknd Ft. Daft Punk2016Album
I Feel It ComingThe Weeknd2016Single
AcquaintedThe Weeknd2015Album
The HillsThe Weeknd2015Single
Beauty Behind The MadnessThe Weeknd2015Album
Love Me HarderAriana Grande & The Weeknd2015Album
Beauty Behind The MadnessThe Weeknd2015Album
Can't Feel My FaceThe Weeknd2015Single
King Of The FallThe Weeknd2014Single
Earned It (From The Fifty Shades Of Grey Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)The Weeknd2014Single
Or Nah (Remix)Ty$ Feat. The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa & DJ Mustard2014Single
Kiss LandThe Weeknd2013Single
Kiss LandThe Weeknd2013Album
Kiss LandThe Weeknd2013Album
Belong To The WorldThe Weeknd2013Album
Belong To The WorldThe Weeknd2013Single
One Of Those NightsJuicy J Feat. The Weeknd2013Single
Twenty EightThe Weeknd2012Single
TrilogyThe Weeknd2012Compil.
Crew LoveDrake Feat. The Weeknd2012Single
Remember YouWiz Khalifa feat. The Weeknd2012Single
Wicked GamesThe Weeknd2012Album
What You Need (DJ Fracture's Wreck You Weekend Dubplate)The Weeknd2011Single
The NoiseThe Weeknd2011Album
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