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Samra Tesfaye: Meet The Weeknd’s Mother

Samra Tesfaye: Meet The Weeknd’s Mother

Samra Tesfaye

Samra Tesfaye is a celebrity parent who is popularly known as the mother of Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor The Weeknd. Keep reading to learn interesting facts about Samra Tesfaye such as her age, birthday, origin, Wikipedia, house, nationality, Instagram, net worth, The Weeknd, Makkonen Tesfaye, and much more.


Samra Tesfaye Wikipedia, Origin, Samrawit Tesfaye

Samra Tesfaye

As mentioned above, Samra Tesfaye also known as Samrawit Tesfaye is the mother of Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor The Weeknd whom she had with her ex-husband Makkonen Tesfaye.

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How old is Samra Tesfaye? Samra Tesfaye Age, Born, Birthday

Samra Tesfaye

Unfortunately, Samra Tesfaye has not disclosed her date of birth to the public. As such, we can’t confirm her age and birthday. However, she was born in Ethiopia.


Samra Tesfaye Nationality, Ethnicity

Samra Tesfaye

Samra Tesfaye is Canadian by nationality and belongs to the Ethiopian ethnicity.


Samra Tesfaye Instagram

Samra Tesfaye

As it turns out, Samra Tesfaye is not active on Instagram. Her son, The Weeknd, however, can be found on IG with the username theweeknd. He has over 50 million followers.


Samra Tesfaye Religion, House

At the moment, we can’t confirm her religion and the location of her house.


Samra Tesfaye Husband

Samra Tesfaye is currently single. However, she was in a romantic relationship with Makkonen Tesfaye.


Samra Tesfaye Net Worth

Samra Tesfaye

The net worth of Samra Tesfaye is unknown, as she has chosen not to disclose that piece of information to the public. The Weeknd is said to have an estimated net worth of around $300 million.

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The Weeknd

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 12: The Weeknd attends 20th Century Studio’s “Avatar 2: The Way of Water” U.S. Premiere at Dolby Theatre on December 12, 2022, in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/WireImage)

He was born Abel Makkonen Tesfaye on February 16, 1990, in Toronto, Ontario. As of the date of writing the article, The Weeknd is 33 years old.

His father is Makkonen Tesfaye and his mother is Samrawit Tesfaye, also known as Samra Tesfaye. He happens to be the only child of his parents.

His parents got divorced after his birth.

During an interview, he had this to say about his relationship with his father, “I saw him vaguely when I was six, and then again when I was 11 or 12, and he had a new family and kids. I don’t even know where he lived — I’d see him for, like, a night. I’m sure he’s a great guy. I never judged him. He wasn’t abusive, he wasn’t an alcoholic, he wasn’t an asshole. He just wasn’t there.”

The Weeknd also had this to say about his religious belief, “I dunno…everything is a test, and if you are religious or spiritual, you have to go through things.”

He attended a French immersion school, where he became fluent in French. He also went to West Hill Collegiate Institute, after which he went to Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute.

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His Career

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 27: (L-R back row) Brett Dumler, Kathryn Frazier, Amir ‘Cash’ Esmailian, Wendy Goldstein, The Weeknd, Kenny Maisales, Wassim ‘Sal’ Slaiby, Rima Fikah Slaiby, La Mar Taylor and (L-R front row) Beau Benton, Dana Sano, and Melissa Mahood pose with the RIAA Diamond Certification for the song “Can’t Feel My Face” backstage during the “After Hours Til Dawn” Tour at SoFi Stadium on November 27, 2022, in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Live Nation)

He started releasing music anonymously on YouTube in August 2009. He soon met Jeremy Rose, and together they released three songs: What You Need, Loft Music, and The Party & The After Party.

He released his debut mixtape House of Balloons on March 21, 2011. On August 18, of the same year, the son of Samra Tesfaye released his second mixtape Thursday.

He soon dropped his third mixtape, Echoes of Silence, which was released on December 21. From January to March 2012, he performed at various Ontario universities, such as Hamilton’s Mohawk College, Waterloo’s Laurier University, and McMaster University.

On November 13, 2012, he dropped a compilation album consisting of re-mixed and remastered versions of his 2011 mixtapes and three additional tracks titled Trilogy.

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The album sold over 86,000 copies in the first week and debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200. His debut studio album Kiss Land was released on September 10, 2013.

The album sold 96,000 copies upon release and debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200. He soon collaborated with American singer, songwriter, and actress Ariana Grande on the song Love Me Harder.

He dropped the song “Earned It” from the soundtrack for the 2015 American erotic romantic drama film Fifty Shades of Grey on December 23.

The song earned him his first Academy Award nomination for Best Original Song and peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100.

His studio albums include Kiss Land, Beauty Behind the Madness, Starboy, After Hours, and Dawn FM. And his Mixtapes are House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence.

Some of his singles include Wicked Games, Twenty Eight, The Zone, Kiss Land, Belong to the World, Love in the Sky, Live For, Pretty, Wanderlust, Often, Love Me Harder, Earned It.

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The Hills, Can’t Feel My Face, In the Night, Acquainted, Starboy, I Feel It Coming, Party Monster, Reminder, Rockin’, Die for You, Secrets, Pray for Me, Call Out My Name.

Lost in the Fire, Power Is Power, Heartless, Blinding Lights, In Your Eyes, Save Your Tears, Over Now, You Right, Moth to a Flame, Out of Time, Nothing Is Lost (You Give Me Strength), and several others.


The Weeknd Samra Tesfaye

Samra Tesfaye

As stated earlier, The Weeknd is the son of Samra Tesfaye and Makkonen Tesfaye.


Makkonen Tesfaye

Makkonen Tesfaye is the ex-husband of Samra Tesfaye as well as the father of Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor The Weeknd. Details about him are not available at the moment.

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