The Weeknd is a Toronto-based R&B singer named Abel Tesfaye. Abel started uploading songs to YouTube in 2010 and in March of 2011 he dropped his first mixtape, House Of Balloons. You can download the album for free here. Check out the quasi-official video for my favorite track, The Morning, below.
The Weeknd - The Morning (music video) from High Five Collective on Vimeo.
Source: Last.fm and Pitchfork.