This could be the weekend that The weekend takes it all.
The singer, real name Abel Tesfayeis the most nominated artist at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, where he can win a whopping 17 trophies, including Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Collaboration for his single “Save Your Tears” featuring Ariana Grande and Top R&B Album for his dreamy fifth record Dawn FM†
Known for his impeccable falsetto, despondent lyrics and slow grooving backbeats, the 32-year-old from Toronto, Canada has wowed listeners for over a decade with a seemingly never-ending string of hits such as “Wicked Games,” “Blinding Lights.” , “Call Out My Name,” “I Can’t Feel My Face” and, most recently, “Out of Time.”
He has played his own halftime show in the Super Bowl. He has written songs for artists including: Kanye West and royal wool† He has romanticized Bella Hadid and Selena Gomez†
Now, in the lead up to the Billboard Music Awards, it’s officially time for Starboy to shine again.