The Weeknd Biography
- Birth Name
- Abel Makkonen Tesfaye
- 5' 8"
Canadian R&B singer and producer, born February 16, 1990 in Toronto, ON, Canada. He is of Ethiopian descent.
Dark lyrics about sex
High pitched soulful voice
Boyfriend of 'Bella Hadid' .
Why can't I paint a vivid picture in my lyrics? Art is art. If you can create something that can make people feel, then you are an artist.
"Los Angeles Times" (USA), 26 September 2015, Vol. 134, Iss. 297, pg. E1, E3, by: Sasha Frere-Jones, "The ice king and queen of pop - Abel 'The Weeknd' Tesfaye and Lana Del Rey have risen to the top of the genre by being cold and uninterested"
(2016) Music video for Future: "Low Life"