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The Weeknd Changes His Social Media To Birth Name “Abel Tesfaye”

Canadian pop star The Weeknd changed his name on social media to Abel Tesfaye, his birth name. It’s not clear why Tesfaye, 33, made the change. In an interview with

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The Weeknd And Future Reunite For “Double Fantasy”

The Weeknd and Future have unveilled off their newest collaborative project entitled “Double Fantasy.” Clocking in at roughly four-and-a-half minutes, the joint is produced by Mike Dean, Metro Boomin and

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Diddy Joins Metro Boomin’s “Creepin (Remix)” Featuring The Weeknd And 21 Savage

Diddy has joined forces with Metro Boomin for the remix of his The Weeknd and 21 Savage-assisted cut “Creepin”. Metro unleashed the remix on Friday (March 17), and it finds

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The Weeknd Releases New Album “Live At SoFi Stadium”

The Weeknd delivered his latest full-length album entitled “Live At SoFi Stadium” last Friday (March 3). The project, which features 31 tracks, was recorded live during his two-night stint at

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The Weeknd Becomes First Artist To Hit This Spotify Milestone

The Weeknd reached a new high-water mark on Spotify, making history. The streaming service confirmed on Twitter and Instagram that “[o]n February 27, The Weeknd became the first artist in

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The Weeknd Drops “Nothing Is Lost” Video From “Avatar”

The Weeknd has dropped an accompanying music video for “Nothing Is Lost (You Give Me Strength),” his Swedish House Mafia and Simon Franglen-produced theme music for James Cameron‘s movie “Avatar:

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Drake: The Grammys No Longer Matter After The Weeknd Snub

Hip-Hop superstar Drake has weighed in on the controversial 2020 Grammy nominations. Posting to his Instagram story on Wednesday evening (Nov. 25), the Toronto rapper questioned the award show’s relevance

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The Weeknd ft. Doja Cat – In Your Eyes

With the coronavirus pandemic halting business in the music industry, The Weeknd dropped the animated music video for “In Your Eyes” with female rapper Doja Cat. The song is featured

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The Weeknd Unveils “After Hours” Album

Superstar The Weeknd is finally back with a new album titled “After Hours”, which is the follow up to 2018’s “My Dear Melancholy EP” and his first studio album since

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The Weeknd – Blinding Lights

The Weeknd dropped a blockbuster music video for his hit song “Blinding Lights”, which serves as the second single of his upcoming fourth studio album. The song reached number one