The Canadian artist was co-hosting Tiffany Calver's show on BBC Radio 1Xtra when he made the surprising revelation.
The Weeknd is the latest artist to get in on the eSports trend, becoming a part owner of the Toronto-based company OverActive Media.
The star-studded 2019 event will air on NBC from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on 1 May.
A sign of things to come, with ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded’, Nicki Minaj led the way for female rappers and helped hip-hop consume pop completely.
Faced with following the phenomenon that was ‘Views’, Drake released ‘More Life’, a playlist that broke streaming records – and not for the first time.
The ceremony which aired on Fox was hosted by rapper T-Pain and featured performances by Halsey, Garth Brooks and Kacey Musgraves, among others.
Snoop Dogg’s versatility and omnipresence in hip-hop has been much like Tory Lanez’s today: versatile and prolific, both are masters with staying power.
Compton rapper YG’s 2014 explosive debut for Def Jam, My Krazy Life is heading to wax on 15 March
iHeartMedia also announced that Taylor Swift will receive the iHeartRadio tour of the year award for her Reputation Stadium Tour.
Previous recipients of the award include Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Adele and One Direction.
Steeped in tradition while pushing music into new frontiers, modern R&B has infiltrated the mainstream and become the go-to sound for pop music.
George Ezra also won Best British Male Artist, while Jorja Smith was awarded Best British Female Artist.
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With his third mixtape, ‘So Far Gone’, Drake edged ever closer to world domination, teaming up with Lil Wayne and Young Money Entertainment.
After coming from New York in 2018, the 61st Grammy Awards ceremony came from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.