R&B singer The Weeknd cut a $250,000 donation check and sent it directly to the Black Lives Matter Network. This quickly follows his $50,000 donation to the University of Toronto in order to start an Ethiopic Studies program. The Fader first reported the singer’s most recent charitable effort, mentioning how the Black Lives Matter Network has a branch in The Weeknd’s old stomping ground of Toronto.
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At the 58th Grammy Awards, Bella Hadid and The Weekend made their red carpet debut. The couple, clad in all black, smiled for the cameras and Bella even showed a little bit of PDA when she kissed the Grammy winner.
Take a look at more photos of their red carpet debut below.
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The first-ever Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival sponsored by Live Nation happens this weekend. The two-day festival will take place in New York at Jones Beach Theater, August 22nd and 23rd. With three separate stages, artists will perform simultaneously throughout each of the festivals two days.
More than 40 artists are on the show’s roster including:
- Justin Bieber
- The Weeknd
- Jason Derulo
- Betty Who
- Little Mix
- Natalie La Rose
- Tori Kelly
- Ryn Weaver
We have a quick teaser video below from Live Nation featuring interviews with emerging artists LIGHTS and Zella Day who will be performing at the event.
(Photo Credit: Little Mix’s Instagram account, The Weeknd’s Instagram account, Natalie La Rose’s Instagram account, and @BeMusicOfficial Twitter account)