The Weeknd announces Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017 tour

The Weeknd performs during the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience at City Park on October 28, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images

The Weeknd (real name Abel Tesfaye) is set to release his third studio album, Starboy, on Nov. 25, with a tour to accompany the new music for next year.

The 26-year-old Toronto singer teased the announcement for The Weeknd’s Starboy: Legend of the Fall tour over the weekend and shared the first segment’s schedule, starting off in Europe in February.

The North American leg of the tour begins April 25 in Vancouver, before 22 U.S. dates and 4 more Canadian dates starting May 26 in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City.

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The Can’t Feel My Face singer is teaming up with clothing outlet H&M as the new face of the spring men’s line, “Spring Icons Selected by the Weeknd.”

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The Canadian pop sensation and the Swedish fast-fashion brand is keeping tight-lipped about the details, but it did disclose that the line will feature key items handpicked by the singer-songwriter.

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The Weeknd is also among the headliners set to perform at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Nov. 25 at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre.

His performance will coincide with the worldwide release of his new album. So far, he’s shared singles Starboy and False Alarm.

The Canadian dates for The Weeknd’s tour are listed below.

April 25, 2017
Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena

May 26, 2017
Air Canada Centre

May 28, 2017
Canadian Tire Centre

May 30, 2017
Bell Centre

May 31, 2017
Quebec City
Videotron Centre

With files from The Canadian Press

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