Abel Makkonen Tesfaye ( born 16 February 1990), known by his stage name The Weeknd, is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer.
Discover new music on MTV. Check out Best of The Weeknd by Future feat. The Weeknd, The Weeknd, Ariana Grande and The Weeknd, The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar, Lana Del Rey, Drake on Amazon Music. Tesfaye anonymously uploaded several songs to YouTube under the name " The Weeknd" in and released the critically acclaimed mixtapes House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence in. To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to ( US).