Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (born 16 Februar 1990), kent professionally as The Weeknd (pronoonced "the weekend"), is a Canadian sangster, sangwriter an record producer.[1]

The Weeknd
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The Weeknd performin at Bumbershoot in 2015
Background information
Birth nameAbel Makkonen Tesfaye
Born (1990-02-16) 16 Februar 1990 (age 30)
Scarborough, Ontario, Canadae
GenresAlternative R&B
Thrift
  • Sangster
  • sangwriter
  • record producer
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • piano
Years active2010–present
Labels
Associate acts
Wabsteidtheweeknd.com

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Page 6 of Sex, Drugs and R&B: Inside The Weeknd's Dark Twisted Fantasy - Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 1 November 2015.