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The Weeknd Is Reportedly Boycotting The Grammys Because Of Its 'Secret Committees'

He's not the only Canadian who has criticized the awards show.
The Weeknd Is Boycotting The Grammys & He Had A Harsh Reason Why

After missing out on any 2021 Grammys nominations, The Weeknd is not holding back.

According to the New York Times, the pop star released a statement on Thursday that he would no longer be submitting music for consideration to the Grammys because of their "secret committees."

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The Weeknd criticized the Grammys back in November 2020 when he missed out on any nominations despite his number one record "After Hours."

The Weeknd's problem is with the Grammys' expert committees, which pick who gets onto the nomination shortlists, according to Vox.

But The Weeknd has support — both Drake and Justin Bieber have called the award show out in the past, so at least the Canadian musicians are sticking together!

The Weeknd Is Boycotting The Grammy Awards After Being Snubbed

His 2020 album 'After Hours' received zero nominations.

This Sunday will celebrate the 63rd annual Grammy awards, but one artist who took the world by storm last year will not be making an appearance.

The Weeknd, whose single, "Blinding Lights," was on repeat for many around the world, ended up receiving zero Grammy nominations for the hit song or the album it was featured on, After Hours.

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Shortly before his Super Bowl halftime performance, The Weeknd has announced that he's taking his show on the road.

The artist is going on a massive world tour in 2022 and according to Live Nation, he's already sold almost 1 million tickets. 

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The Weeknd Got A Shout Out From U of T With A Throwback Pic Of Him At A Talent Show

2008 was full of humble beginnings for the global superstar.

Following his Super Bowl half-time show, The Weeknd got a shoutout from the University of Toronto and it came with the cutest throwback picture of him.

The image posted to Twitter highlights the global superstar's humble beginnings from a talent show in his hometown of Scarborough back in 2008, to his performance at the Super Bowl in 2021.

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If you’re part of the crowd that watches the Super Bowl just for the halftime show, The Weeknd did not disappoint.

Not only was his performance amazing, but we also got a whole slew of hilarious memes out of it.

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