The Weeknd

Overview
Abel Tesfaye was born in Canada on February 16, 1990. He started out his career by uploading songs onto youtube in 2010 under the name “The Weeknd” anomalously. ¬†Later in 2011 he released a mixtape including songs like: House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence. These songs caught attention right away and the following year he released his first official album named Trilogy. This included songs from his mixtape along with three addition songs.¬† Then in 2013, he released his album Kiss Land. Since 2011 his career took off pretty fast and he has kept his stage name The Weeknd. He’s become a successful singer, songwriter, recording artist, and record producer. He is signed with Republic Records and his own label XO.

Genre
PBR&B

Albums
House of Balloons -2011
Thursday -2011
Echoes of Silence -2011
Live at the Mod Club -2011
Trilogy -2012
Kiss Land -2013