The Weekend Makes US Debut


Canadian act The Weeknd will be making its first U.S. onstage appearance next week in New York City.

The Weeknd will headline Vice magazine’s first annual Upfront Extravaganza on September 15th at Skylight One Hanson.

A-Trak, Tanlines, Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner, Black Lips and Unknown Mortal Orchestra are among the other acts slated to also perform at the event.

The Weeknd has risen to prominence via several mixtapes and popular singles, but has only played a few shows over the past several months.

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