The Weeknd's wiki: Net Worth, Major Works, Tours, Awards & Achievements, Relationships

December 27, 2017The Weeknd's wiki: Net Worth, Major Works, Tours, Awards & Achievements, Relationships

Who is The Weeknd?

Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, professionally as The Weeknd was born on 16 February 1990 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Tesfaye is a Singer, songwriter, and record producer. He got recognition after posting several tracks on YouTube under the name of 'The Weeknd'.

Weeknd’s Net Worth

According to Forbes, The Weeknd has an estimated net worth of $ 92 million as of 2017. The Toronto inherent is now one of the biggest performers on the planet, clocking 5.5 billion streaming spins in the earlier two years and more than $1.1 million per stop on his Starboy: Legend of the Fall World Tour. The Weeknd is also a philanthropist. He has provided financial funding to numerous grounds including $250,000 contribution to the Black Lives Matter program.

The Weeknd’s Major Works

The Weeknd's composing album 'Trilogy' emaciated at No. 5 on the Canadian Albums Chart and No. 4 on the U.S. 'Billboard' 200. Within a week of its publication, it sold 86,000 copies. It ultimately touched platinum status in America and double platinum rank in Canada. His debut studio album 'Kiss Land' emaciated at number two on the U.S. 'Billboard' 200 charts. With a sale of 96,000 copies, it dawdled the top-ranking album by only two thousand copies. 'Beauty Behind the Madness' is his most effective album, grossing him numerous awards and nominations. It became the tenth most popular album of 2015, with 1.5 million copies sold internationally, and has sold over two million copies in the United States so far.

Weeknd’s Tours

Year

Tour

2012

The Weeknd International Tour

2012

The Weeknd Fall Tour

2013

Kiss Land Fall Tour

2014

King of the Fall Tour

2015

The Madness Fall Tour

2017

Starboy: Legend of the Fall Tour

Tesfaye’s Awards & Achievements

In 2015, The Weeknd combined with the likes of Elvis Presley, The Beatles and Taylor Swift after his track 'The Hills' replaced his other chart blockbuster single, 'Can't Feel My Face', on the 'Billboard' Hot 100 table. He is the 12th person to have two songs back-to-back on the top of the table. In 2015, his album 'Beauty Behind the Madness' gained 2 Grammy Awards for 'Best Urban Contemporary Album' and 'Best R&B Performance' respectively. His song, 'Earned It', which was included in the album, earned him an Academy Award nomination. The album 'Starboy' received positive evaluations from sensors and started at number one on the 'Billboard' 200 charts. It converted to be the top album in 80 nations within a day of its release.

Abel’s Relationship

The Weeknd has been in affiliation with airstrip model Bella Hadid since early 2015. She also seemed in his music video 'In the Night'. Though, they reportedly broke up in late 2016 due to incompatible agendas.

In early 2017, he flashed reports of seeing pop star Selena Gomez. Reorganizing acts, he made certain that he could be there when she experienced a kidney transplant during her courageous battle against Lupus last month. But Selena Gomez splits from The Weeknd' as she's marked dangling out with ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber Again after Kidney Transplant.

 


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