This article discusses the great achievements of the weeknd, including his win at the Billboard Music Awards and his two Juno Awards wins. – The Weeknd had multiple performances at the virtual telecast, including six award presentations and eight performances on Sunday nights. He also won Artist of the Year and Best Album at the Juno Awards. His performance with Duran Duran, Celine Dion, and other off-site locales was a highlight of the night. The empty Westfield Arcadia setting provided a unique backdrop for Jimmy Jam’s pre-recorded performance. Other awards included Best R&B Album, Top Rap Song, and Top Social Artist. The Weeknd also earned five Billboard Music Awards for Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Hot 100 Song (“Blinding Lights”), Top R&B Song (“Heartless”) and Top Radio Songs Artist.
He was also nominated for four Grammy Awards and won two of them, including Best R&B Performance for “Blinding Lights” and Best R&B Album for After Hours. The Weeknd has achieved great success in Canada as well. He was the first artist to win Canada’s Juno Award for Album of the Year two consecutive years in a row, winning in 2020 for After Hours and 2021 for The Highlights.
The Weeknd has been a huge influence in the music industry, topping the charts with his pop albums. He has won five Juno Awards, including Juno Fan Choice, Best Pop Album and Best Urban Contemporary Album in 2020 for After Hours. His success was further cemented when he won two Grammy Awards for Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Urban Contemporary Album in 2021. The Weeknd also collaborated with Justin Bieber on his hit single “Heartless” which topped the charts. Furthermore, he worked with artists such as Jessie Reyez, Julia Michaels and JP Saxe to create some of his most popular songs like “Save Your Tears” and “Blinding Lights”. The Weeknd is also credited for making pop music more accessible to a wider audience by collaborating with artists from different genres of music such as Lennon Stella, JP Saxe and Jessie Reyez who have all gone on to have successful careers since their collaboration with him.
His iconic single “Blinding Lights” has been streamed over one billion times, making it one of the most popular songs of all time. He has also dedicated a lot of his social media to promoting his music and connecting with his fans. The Weeknd has made many appearances at award shows and awards ceremonies, including the biggest night in music awards – the Grammys. At the 2021 ceremony, he won leading 10 awards for his cinematically stunning music video for “Blinding Lights”. His success at the Grammys created a whole new era for pop music and he continues to be an inspiration for upcoming artists. The Weeknd was also featured on Dawn FM’s Sunday Nights in 2021, where he performed some of his biggest hits from “Blinding Lights” to “Starboy”. His performance was so successful that it earned him top artist at both Billboard Music Awards and Grammy Awards that year.