The Weeknd : R&Basquiat

Name : Abel Makkonen Tesfaye

Nationality : Canadian (Toronto) with Ethiopian origins

Age : 27 (February, 16th, 1990)

Star sign : Aquarius

Height : 5’’7 (1m73)

Occupation : singer, songwriter, producer (label XO), fashion figurehead (Puma, H&M…)

Albums : Kiss Land (2013), Beauty Behind the Madness (2015), Starboy (2016)

Fun facts :his first language is Ahmaric (Ethiopian)
his former hairdo (recently and sadly cut down) was inspired by the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
the name « The Weeknd » comes from his schooldays (he used to be a serial class-skipper)
he definitely has a thing for brunettes (Bella Hadid, Selena Gomez)

Trademarks : first spots on the top 100 singles (« The Hills », « Can’t Feel My Face », « Starboy »), dirty lyrics, sick beats, angel voice.

About last night : Starboy : Legend of the Fall Tour, Paris, February, 28th, 2017.

And The Weeknd…
…. became Starboy…(“Starboy” music video)

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