Ethiopian origin Canadian artist ‘the weekend is leading the nominations for the Much Music Video Award.The Canadian Much Music Video award annually nominates renowned artists to be awarded for their music videos.
This year, Abel Tesfaye A.K.A The weeknd is leading the nomination with six nods in these categories
- video of the year for “Often”
- Best Director for “Often”
- Best pop video for “earend it”
- Most Buzzworthy Canadian
- Fans fav video The Weeknd – “Earned it “
- Fan Fav artist of the year – Weeknd
The Weeknd’s “Earned” which was the sound truck for the movie , Fifty shades of Grey” is highly anticipated to take the Best video of the year award.
Alongside The Weeknd, artists Drake, Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Nick Jonas, and others receive nominations.
The Canadian Much Music Video award will be held on June 21st . The weeknd is among the list of artists who will perform on the award day.
Also nominated are international music starts to the like of Rihanna, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift.
Last year October, The Weeknd( Abel Tesfaya) received Allan Slaight Award for being young inspirational Canadian who have achieved international success .