Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, popularly known as The Weeknd (born February 16, 1990 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada), is a Canadian R&B/hip-hop musician, singer-songwriter and record producer. He chose his stage name in tribute to when he was 17 years old, when, along with his friend La Mar Taylor, he dropped out of high school, took his mattress, and "left one weekend and never came home". However, his estranged former producer Jeremy Rose claims the name was his idea. The letter E was excluded to avoid trademark problems with the Canadian band The Weekend. His fifth album, Dawn FM was released on January 7, 2022, continuing the writing and production work with Swedish pop svengalis Max Martin and Oscar Holter. The album was preceded by the single Take My Breath in August 2021, with Sacrifice announced as the second single.
In the sunlight and in the darkness of the red-light district - Amsterdam is always beautiful. An atmosphere of complete relaxation and happiness reigns here, which seems strange: how can the local people always be in this state? And the answer to this is not legalize, but beautiful streets, long canals, the smell of the sea, delicious food and bike lanes, which are best to explore this island of freedom.