The Weeknd hints at shedding stage identify, embracing Abel Tesfaye identity

Canadian singer-songwriter Abel Tesfaye, widely often recognized as The Weeknd, seems to be taking steps to revert to his start name after reaching worldwide fame under his stage name reported Bangkok Post. The artist lately changed his show identify on social media platforms Twitter and Instagram, though his handles on each sites remained @theweeknd.
Because comes after Tesfaye’s remarks in W Magazine, where he expressed his want to “kill The Weeknd.” He said…
“I’m going through a cathartic path right now. It’s getting to a spot and a time when I’m on the brink of shut the Weeknd chapter.
“I’ll nonetheless make music, maybe as Abel, possibly as The Weeknd. But I nonetheless need to kill The Weeknd. And I will. Eventually. I’m undoubtedly attempting to shed that skin and be reborn.”
Tesfaye also mentioned that the album he’s presently engaged on “is most likely my last hurrah as The Weeknd.” He added…
“This is one thing that I really have to do. As The Weeknd, I’ve said everything I can say.”
The 33 yr previous musician is ready to appear alongside Lily-Rose Depp within the upcoming HBO sequence “The Idol,” which is scheduled to premiere next month..

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