Abel Tesfaye, known by his stage name The Weeknd, is a Canadian recording artist and record producer. In late 2010, Tesfaye uploaded several songs to YouTube under the name "The Weeknd",
though his identity was initially unknown.
February 16, 1990 ( age
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
5' 11" (1.80 m)
Singer, songwriter, producer
Doc McKinney, Drake, Illangelo, Jeremy Rose
The Weeknd Awards
Grammy Award for Best Urban Contemporary Album -
Beauty Behind The Madness
Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance -
Earned It (Fifty Shades of Gray)
AMA for "Favorite Soul/R&B Male" and "Favorite Soul/R&B Album"
Beauty Behind the Madness