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The Weeknd Announces New HBO Series: ‘The Idol’

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The Weeknd has always made headlines when it comes to his outlandish visuals and crazy stunts for music videos, but this time he is touching another world, TV production. Apparently, The Weeknd is putting in overtime. Besides being in the studio, the award-winning singer has an HBO series on the …

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The Weeknd Receives Custom Diamond Super Bowl Ring

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The Weeknd just got a blinged-out ring in honor of his Super Bowl halftime performance in Tampa. According to TMZ Sports, the pop star’s one-of-a-kind ring is not an “official” Super Bowl ring but an awesome replica designed by celebrity jeweler Elliot Eliantte, who’s worked with some of the biggest …

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The Weeknd To Star In 2021 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Weeknd will bring his popular falsetto vocals to the 2021 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show. The NFL, Pepsi, and Roc Nation announced on Thursday that the three-time Grammy Award-winning singer take the stage on Feb. 7 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The Weeknd said the opportunity humbles …

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The Weeknd Ask The Court To Dismiss Rock Band Yeasayer’s Lawsuit Accusing Him Of Using Their Sample On ‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack

Written By- @pistolwhippedya Earlier this year, Brooklyn-based rock band #Yeasayer filed suit in a New York Federal court accusing R&B singer The Weeknd, Rapper #KendrickLamar, Universal Music Group and Interscope Records of stealing a sample from the band’s song “Sunrise” and changing it.  The band members allege the two’s collaborative …

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The Weeknd and Daft Punk Sued For Stealing “Starboy”

The Weeknd has been slapped with a lawsuit over claims of stealing his super smash, Daft Punk-produced hit, “Starboy.”  In new documents obtained by TMZ, Yasminah, a self-proclaimed poet, singer, and songwriter, filed a suit against the Canadian-bred singer and the “Starboy” production crew for copying her song, “Hooyo.”  According …

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Beyoncé, The Weeknd, and Eminem Set to Headline Coachella

After canceling her Coachella performance last year due to her surprise pregnancy with the twins, Beyoncé is now headlining this year’s festival alongside The Weeknd and Eminem. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ The lineup was announced Tuesday and includes some of music’s biggest stars from Migos, Cardi B, Post Malone, Miguel, and SZA. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ …

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