Birth name Abel Makkonen Tesfaye
Also known as The Weeknd
Born February 16, 1990
Scarborough, Toronto
Genres Alternative R&B
Occupations Singer, songwriter, record producer
Instruments Vocals, piano, keyboard
Labels XO, Republic

Abel Tesfaye, (known professionally as The Weeknd), is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer.

Work with Halsey

In the fall of 2015, The Weeknd invited fellow singer-songwriter Halsey to open for him on select dates of The Madness Fall Tour. He also wrote with her for her sophomore album Hopeless Fountain Kingdom.


The Weeknd/Gallery