The Weeknd, other special guests attended Canada 2020 event with Prime Minister Trudeau in Washington.
Grammy-winning, Oscar nominated Canadian Alternative R&B superstar among guests that attended the Prime Minister’s Reception hosted by Canada 2020 in Washington D.C. today.
Fresh-off his performance at the 88th Academy Awards, Toronto-born artist The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye)tweeted
“Thank you for inviting me to this historical evening. honor to witness this moment my friend and PM Justin Trudeau” .
Other guests that joined Canada 2020 and the Canadian delegation include senior members of the Obama Administration, Ambassadors, Senators, Congressmen and Women, members of the Washington Press Gallery and commentators.
Tom Pitfield, Canada 2020’s president & Co-Founder, added:
“The Weeknd personifies the creative and dynamic spirit of the Canadian arts community. We are proud to be hosting him and the Canadian Prime Minister at our event.”
On an official visit to Washington , Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau received warm welcome . As one newspaper puts it “Washington is feeling The Justin Fever ”
People have been re twitting Justin Trudeau and The Weeknd’s pictures several times.
Source : 2020 Canada.