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'Saturday Night Live' Announces Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato & The Weeknd as Musical Guests!

Saturday Night Live just announced the first three musical guests who will appear on the show’s upcoming season!

“.@MileyCyrus will pull double duty as host and musical guest for our October 3 season premiere,” SNL tweeted out about their season premiere guest. It looks like Miley Cyrus will be singing some of the songs from her new album!

“.@TheWeeknd will perform as musical guest when @amyschumer hosts on October 10,” SNL announced, before adding, “And rounding out our first three shows, @ddlovato joins @RealTracyMorgan as musical guest on October 17! #SNL.”

So there you have it! Miley, The Weeknd, and Demi Lovato will be the first three musical guests on SNL this season.

The Weeknd's 'Can't Feel My Face' Is Back at Number 1 on the Charts!

The Weeknd‘s hit song “Can’t Feel My Face” has rebounded from the number two slot to the number one slot on the Billboard Hot 100 this week for the second week at the top of the charts!

OMI‘s “Cheerleader” was enjoying a nice run in the top spot, but has moved down to number two this week.

Meanwhile, Silento‘s “Watch Me” is holding strong at number three on the charts. The Weeknd is also enjoying the number four ranking this week with his song “The Hills.”

Rounding out the top five is Major Lazer and DJ Snake‘s “Lean On.”

Check out The Weeknd’s performance at the 2015 MTV VMAs in case you missed it!


The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face

The Weeknd's MTV VMAs 2015 Performance (Video)

The Weeknd hits the stage for a fiery performance of “Can’t Feel My Face” during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday (August 30) in Los Angeles.

The 25-year-old entertainer took to Twitter that day to thank all of his fans and followers for their continued support!

“the support and love is real. i truly appreciate it. XO” he wrote on his Twitter account.

Watch The Weeknd‘s performance of “Can’t Feel My Face” below…

FYI: The Weeknd is wearing a Mr. Completely jacket and jeans.

Make sure to tune in for the 2015 MTV VMAs, hosted by Miley Cyrus, airing RIGHT NOW on MTV!

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The Weeknd: 'Nobody Can Stop Me But Myself'

The Weeknd takes the cover of Billboard magazine’s 2015 Fall Music Preview.

Here’s what the 25-year-old entertainer had to share with the mag:

On his relationship with himself: “I still loosen up, but I have much more control. I can go overboard, but nobody can stop me but myself. Me and myself have a better relationship now than we did back then.”

On his relationship with his estranged mother: “I couldn’t face her until I made something out of myself. I couldn’t go back home as a nobody.”

Ellie Goulding, on The Weeknd’s talent: “He’s the kind of voice that just can’t go unnoticed for long.”

For more from The Weeknd, visit Billboard.com. Bigger cover inside… More Here! »

The Weeknd Buries Old Self in 'Tell Your Friends' Music Video

The Weeknd stars in the music video for his latest song “Tell Your Friends.”

The 25-year-old singer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, is generating a lot of buzz for the video, in which he is seen burying his old self.

“Tell Your Friends” is featured on The Weeknd‘s new album Beauty Behind the Madness, which will be released this Friday. The song was co-produced by Kanye West.

Make sure to tune in to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards this weekend as The Weeknd is set to perform during the show.


The Weeknd – Tell Your Friends

MTV VMAs 2015 - Performers List Finally Announced!

The list of performers for the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards has finally been announced!

The Weeknd, Tori Kelly, Demi Lovato, Pharrell Williams, Twenty One Pilots, A$AP Rocky, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are all confirmed to perform during the show on Sunday night (August 30).

Kanye West will be receiving the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and we can expect a big performance from him as well!

Two more performers are set to be announced in the next couple of days, so stay tuned. Watch the video reveal below.


2015 MTV VMAs Performers Announced

The Weeknd Scores His First 'Billboard' Number 1 with 'Can't Feel My Face'!

The Weeknd‘s “Can’t Feel My Face” has overtaken the Billboard Hot 100 as the number one song this week!

This is the 25-year-old entertainer’s first song to reach number one on the charts – big congrats!!

The Weeknd dethroned OMI‘s “Cheerleader” after four weeks at the top – OMI hit number two this week.

One Direction‘s “Drag Me Down” debuted at number three this week which is the strongest debut of the year! The track is the first from One Direction without Zayn Malik.

Rounding out the top five are Silento‘s “Watch Me” and Major Lazer and DJ Snake‘s “Lean On,” featuring MO at four and five, respectively.


The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face

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