The Weeknd Biography|Wiki, Net Worth, Career

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The Weeknd is a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer whose real name is Abel Mokakkonen. The Weeknd is best known for his albums After Hours (2020), Starboy (2016), House of Balloons (2011), Kiss Land (2013), etc. Also known for his song Blinding Lights (2020), Earned It, Save Your Tears, I Feel It Coming (2016), Call Out My Name, In Your Eyes (2020), The Hills[Censurada], Die For You. He has won three awards eight Billboard Music Awards, five American Music Awards, and Grammy Awards.

Net Worth$100 Million
Nationality Canadian
Date of BirthFebruary 16, 1990
Height1.73 meters

The Career of The Weeknd 

Tesfaye started his career with the mixtape House of Balloons which he released by himself. After some time he started doing a live performance at the city’s Mood Club venue. He begins to release his songs and albums. 

In 2012 he performed at Coachella Festival in the United States. 

Tesfaye released lots of songs, some of his popular songs are Blinding Lights (2020), Earned It, Save Your Tears (2020). Call Out My Name (2018), The Hills, Starrboy (2016), Hawai (2020), Heartless (2020), Often, False Alarm (2016).

The Weeknd has also released his own albums After Hours(2020), Starboy (2016), House of Balloons (2011). Kiss Land (2013), Trilogy (2012), The Highlight (2021).

The net worth of The Weeknd

The estimated net worth is about $100 Million as per celebrityworth.

The Weeknd Age, Height, Wikipedia, Social media Presence

The Weeknd is 31 years old as he was born on February 16, 1990, in Toronto Canada. He was raised and born in Canada, so he holds Canadian citizenship. He stands at a decent height of 1.73 meters. As he is one of the popular singers and songwriters he has been featured on Wikipedia. Talking about his social media presence, he has more than 14.3 Million followers on Twitter under username @theweeknd. He has more than 29.8 million followers on Instagram under username @theweeknd and he has 800k followers on Deezer. Also, he has a youtube channel with more than 23.4 Million subscribers in it.

Awards and Achievements

He has won awards including Grammy Awards, eight Billboard Music Awards, five American Music Awards. two MTV Video Music Awards, nine Juno Awards. Also, he has been nominated for one Academy Award. He was also awarded the Allon Slaight Award for making and contributing to making a positive impact in the industry of music, film, visual, literature, sports, innovation which was presented by Canada’s Walk of Fame.

Personal Life of The Weeknd

The Weeknd was born in Toronto, Canada to Makkonen and Samra Tesfaye, he grew up in the Scarborough area of Toronto and was raised by his grandmother and mother. He attended West Hill Collegiate Institute and Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute and completed graduation in the year 2007. Talking about his personal life he is dating model Bella Hadid in the year 2015. He also loves to do social service, as he donated $50000 to the childhood church St. Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo in Toronto. He started his youtube channel on Feb 25, 2011, and has more than 23.4 Million followers on the Youtube channel The Weeknd.