The Weeknd
age, height, real name

Age, Height, Weight etc: edit

Who is it?: R/B Singer
Occupation: Singer, songwriter, record producer
Real Name: Abel Tesfaye
Nick Name: The Weeknd
Age / How old?: February 16, 1990
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Place of Birth: Toronto, Canada
Height: 5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
Weight: 81 kg or 179 pounds
Nationality: CANADIAN
Race / Ethnicity: Multiracial
The Weeknd Education:

Abel is a high school dropout.
The Weeknd measurements

Measurements, Body: edit

Body Measurements: Chest – 42 in or 107 cm | Arms / Biceps – 14 in or 35.5 cm | Waist – 35 in or 89 cm
Build: Average
Dress Size: Unknown
Shoe Size: Unknown
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
choose profession
Professions:

The Weeknd

table-of-contents
bio

Bio: edit

The Weeknd is a R&B singer, hip hop artist, and producer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye. He was born in 1990 in Toronto and debuted in the world of music in 2011 with his self-released first mixtape. As of 2017 he released three albums, all of which were a great success and made Abel a world-class celebrity, known for his unique style and approach to making music.
video

Video With The Weeknd:

This video does not match this idol? Report Us!

family

Family, Mother, Father, Wife & Husbands, Kids edit

Parents: his parents' names are Makkonen and Samra. They both are of Ethiopian origin. Together they immigrated to Canada before Abel was born.

Siblings: Abel is the only child of his parents.

Wives and kids: as of 2017, the singer has never been married yet and he has no children (though he is rumored to be going o get engaged with Selena)

The Weeknd sexuality

Boyfriends & Girlfriends, Relationship edit

Sexual orientation: straight

His most famous girlfriends are model Bella Hadid, whom he dated from 2015 to 2016 and featured in one of his music videos. Soon after her, he started a relationship with Selena Gomez and in 2017 everything looks more than serious between them despite their exes claiming that this love story is fake.

★ Watch Here: TOP Music Stars ➤
net worth

The Weeknd Money, Net Worth edit

Abel's estimated net worth is impressive $50 million. Most of that money comes from his music sales and live concerts.

house

Houses & Cars edit

Place of living: Abel lives in Los Angeles in his luxurious house.

facts

Facts and Favorite Things: edit

    • Weeknd wasn't Abel's only idea as for his stage name. Other included the name of his debut mixtape (it is "House Of Balloons");
    • He is exactly "Weeknd" and not "Weekend" because there is a Canadian band with the second spelling already;
    • He left Bella Hadid because he never actually loved her;
    • His fan base is called XO. The meaning of this name is still a question;
    • He finds David Bowie one of the most talented people ever.
       
misc questions

Misc Questions edit

How is his music style described?

Abel defines his style as "dark R&B".

What about drug addiction?

He started smoking weed at the age of 11.Later, he switched to harder drugs like extasy. Growing up, he avoided addiction somehow.

Was he ever arrested?

Yes, he was arrested once after he hit a police officer.

What were his first steps in music?

He started off in music releasing mixtapes (the first saw the world in 2011).

What are Abel’s most famous collaborations?

He collaborated with Lana Del Rey and several other enormously popular celebrities. He also featured his ex-gf model Bella Hadid in one of his videos.

Does he have any other businesses apart from music?

Yes, he launched several business ventures, including his own line of vaporizers.


The Weeknd video

More About The Weeknd:

This video does not match this idol? Report Us!

author signature
Author: Lily Efstafiadi
My name is Lily Efstafiadi.
I am a professional translator and an.. read more..
★ Watch HERE: TOP 100 Most Popular Stars ➤
read more

Read TOP Facts About Other Idols: