Congratulations to the Canadian singer The Weeknd on this unusual honour at the Black Music Action Coalition 2021. The Weeknd received the Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award for using his platform to bring awareness to racial and injustice. The inaugural event took place at the 1 Hotel in West Hollywood, Los Angeles.
The humanitarian award was presented to Abel Makkonen Tesfaye following his participation in the Black Lives Matter Movement and using his platforms to spread awareness of social injustice. According to Variety Media, a member of R2Acommunite introduced The Weekend to the award committee for recognition.
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