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The Weeknd to Headline “Primavera Sound 2012″ in Barcelona, Spain

After releasing a digitally-successful mixtape series and two appearances on Drake’s platinum album, Take Care, Abel Tesfaye, also known as The Weeknd, is now heading to Barcelona! On June 2, The Weeknd will perform at his first-ever European show at Pitchfork’s “Primavera Sound 2012″ concert. Danny Brown and A$AP Rocky are also newcomers to the… Read more »

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The Weeknd Prepping “The Trilogy” For Commercial Release In 2012

(AllHipHop News) R&B sensation The Weeknd took to Twitter on Christmas Day to announce that following last week’s release of his third mixtape, Echoes of Silence, he is preparing a commercial release of his three projects as part of his “Balloon Trilogy” in 2012. He tweeted, “I can’t wait to re-release The Trilogy as a package,… Read more »

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R&B Sensation, The Weeknd, Releases New Mixtape “Echoes of Silence”

Last night (December 20), Toronto’s current musical sensation, The Weeknd, released his new mixtape, Echoes of Silence, the third and final mixtape in his Balloons trilogy. The Canadian crooner’s previous projects, House of Balloons and Thursday were released in the past year to critical acclaim and massive support from the both the online and music communities. The Weeknd, real… Read more »

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The Weeknd – The Knowing Video

The always mysterious Abel Tesfaye, better known as R&B singer/songwriter, The Weeknd, has released the visuals for “The Knowing,” the last track off his debut mixtape House of Balloons. The Mikael Colombu-directed video is open to interpretation in regards to its meaning, and features an array of shots of The Weeknd himself, women, lions, destruction,… Read more »

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