Bella Hadid’s a Badass in The Weeknd’s New ‘In the Night’ Music Video

(Wenn) Models have been inspiring their musician partners since before Iman and David Bowie hooked up, so it’s no surprise that The Weeknd (real name: Abel Tesfaye) tapped supermodel girlfriend (and Olympic hopeful!) Bella Hadid to appear in his latest music video. The new video for “In the Night’ from the album Beauty Behind the Madness just landed online, and while there isn’t really much of a plot per se, Hadid is clearly distinguishable as one of the main characters in the clip alongside Tesfaye—and a motorcycle-riding, nightclub-dancing, knife-wielding one at that. Fast-forward to the 5 minute 30 second…

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The Weeknd Pleads No Contest to Punching Las Vegas Police Officer

The Weeknd has pleaded no contest in punching a Las Vegas police officer in January.  The Weeknd Arrested For Punching Las Vegas Police Officer The singer entered his plea in Las Vegas court on Wednesday, TMZ reports, avoiding jail time so long as he comply’s with the judge’s orders. Per the judge’s ruling, the chart-topping R&B star née Abel Tesfaye will be required to complete anger management, an alcohol evaluation and 50 hours of community service, which he is being allowed to do in his native Canada. He will also pay…

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Sam Smith and Muse among top names for Radio 1’s Live Lounge sessions

Sam Smith, Muse and Florence And The Machine are among the big acts performing at Radio 1’s Live Lounge month in September. Chart-toppers Jess Glynne, Ellie Goulding and Rudimental are also on the bill for t he month-long event. Irish singer Hozier, aka Andrew Hozier-Byrne, will open the stripped-down sessions on September 1, while Canadian producer The Weeknd (real name Abel Tesfaye) will close the live gigs on September 30. Glynne, who is tipped to top this week’s UK charts with her debut album I Cry When I Laugh, will…

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