The Weeknd is a huge fan of Michael Jackson. He may not dance like Michael but he often mimics his signature falsetto. The Weekend covered Michael’s “Dirty Diana” on his “Echoes of Silence” mixtape and since then there have been tons of comparisons between the two. He may not be the Michael Jackson of our generation from a performance standpoint but he’s definitely trying his best.
Happy Birthday MJ: 5 Artists Who Were Influenced By The King of Pop was originally published on globalgrind.com