Famous as :Singer
Birth Name :Abel Tesfaye
Birth Date :February 16, 1990
Birth Place :Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
Claim to fame :Album "House of Balloons" (2011)
The Weeknd was dubbed the songbird of his generation. He rose above other fellow newcomers with his rich expertise in music. Born Abel Tesfaye in Scarborough, Ontario on February 16, 1990, he grew up listening to a variety of music genres, including soul, quiet storm, hip hop, funk, indie rock, and post-punk.