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The Weeknd To Receive Humanitarian Award

The Weeknd To Receive Humanitarian Award

The Weeknd is set to receive the Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award during the first-ever, Music in Action Awards. It honors music industry people that have made significant contributions to social justice, equality, and change. Within the last year, The Weeknd has given millions of dollars toward several causes, including racial justice. Last June, he donated $200,000 each, to…Continue Reading

The Weeknd Shatters a Billboard Top 10 Record

The Weeknd Shatters a Billboard Top 10 Record

The Weeknd’s smash-hit “Blinding Lights” just became the first song to spend a full year on the Billboard Hot 100’s Top 10! The Weeknd initially thought the album was “too much.” He told Variety last year, “I thought maybe it [the album] was too much, but it wasn’t until people liked ‘Blinding Lights’ that I…Continue Reading

These are the Most-Downloaded Songs of 2021… So Far!

These are the Most-Downloaded Songs of 2021… So Far!

There are so many ways to listen to music these days, but nothing beats the feeling of ownership that comes with downloading a song. Think about how many times you’ve heard a great song on the radio and just known immediately that you need to hear it again and again! Saving a song file to…Continue Reading

Musical Stars Stepping Out for Social Justice

Musical Stars Stepping Out for Social Justice

  Since the tragic killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the spotlight has been on social justice causes and police reform. And some of our favorite musicians have been taking notes. More importantly, some have been taking action! Of course, not everybody has the resources to donate a huge amount of money to a cause…Continue Reading

The Weeknd Set to Make His Debut as a TV Writer!

The Weeknd Set to Make His Debut as a TV Writer!

Abel Tesfaye, better known by his stage name The Weeknd, has always had a flair for the dramatic. His new album, After Hours, features a retro 80s sound, that he coupled with a series of vintage-styled music videos! Some have even suggested that The Weeknd is using those videos to build a new cinematic universe…Continue Reading