The Weeknd brings spectacle as he makes up for postponed Toronto stadium concert

The Weeknd performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl 55 football game on Feb. 7, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. Toronto singer the Weeknd has donated US$500,000 to help launch XO Humanitarian Fund, a new initiative to fight global hunger under the United Nations World Food Programme. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/David J. Phillip The Weeknd performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl 55 football game on Feb. 7, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. Toronto singer the Weeknd has donated US$500,000 to help launch XO Humanitarian Fund, a new initiative to fight global hunger under the United Nations World Food Programme. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/David J. Phillip

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