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The Weeknd Declines to Perform in Ethiopia

The Ethiopian-Canadian R&B superstar, songwriter and record producer “The Weeknd” Abel Tesfaye, has declined to perform in a concert planned in Ethiopia around September 2017,

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The Weeknd’s gift to Ethiopian Studies at work in Toronto

The Weeknd‘s donation to the University of Toronto was a response to a challenge by one of the professors in the Middle and Near Eastern

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Abel Tesfaye (The Weeknd) speaks about Ethiopia

The Weeknd speaks about Ethiopia

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The Weeknd: "I Represent Ethiopia"

The 26-year-old better known as The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye), who on this Sunday in November is ­preparing to release Starboy, the follow-up to his 2015

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The Weeknd Helping University of Toronto Resurrect a Lost Ethiopian language

University of Toronto launches a course in 2,000-year-old Ge’ez, part of its Ethiopian studies program—aided by a star. Along with Greek, Hebrew and Arabic, Ethiopia’s Ge’ez

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The Weeknd’s Hustle Earns Him 2 Guinness World Records

The Weeknd has officially hustled himself all the way into the Guinness Book of World Records, setting two new titles with his Grammy-winning sophomore LP,

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International star Abel Tesfaye gives Ethiopian community $50,000

The Scarborough native and international star gives back to the Ethiopian community with $50,000 to back Ethiopic Studies at U of T. Grammy award-winning R&B star

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The Weeknd Donates $50,000 to St. Mary Orthodox Church in Toronto

Toronto, Canada – Ethiopian-Canadian music star, Abel Tesfaye a.k.a , The Weeknd donated $50,000 for the St. Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church here . The double Grammy and five Juno Awards winner Abel Tesfaye- The

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Double Win: The Weeknd Wins Best R&B Performance and Best Urban Contemporary Album

That's two for the Weeknd!  Abel Tesfaye, Canadian R&B mastermind behind the Weeknd racked up two awards at Monday night's 58th Grammy Awards for Best R&B

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The Weeknd ‘Didn’t Even Realize’ He’s the Only Major Person of Color With an Oscar Nomination

2016 is already off to a tremendous start for Abel Tesfaye, better known as The Weeknd. The pop singer is looking at seven Grammy nominations,

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Check Out The Famous And Brilliants Of Ethiopian Origin

In the last two years, these Ethiopians that embraced foreign identities through adoption, naturalization, and second generation citizenship have fascinated use, represented the best of

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Abel Tesfaye aka The Weeknd Nominated For Oscar 2016

Abel Tesfaye aka The Weeknd Nominated For Oscar 2016

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