Abel "The Weeknd" Tesfaye dropped out of high school at the age of 17 and moved to downtown Toronto along with his friend Lamar Taylor to pursue music. He takes a poke here at the "losers" who stayed in school, rather than experiencing life and pursuing their dreams.
The song features Labrinth, who is Timothy McKenzie, an English dance/hip-hop singer and producer that is best known for his UK #1 and US Top 40 hit "Beneath Your Beautiful."
Carla Thomas became the first woman to achieve a Top 10 hit on the Hot 100 with a song she wrote herself when "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)" reached the chart's top tier in 1961. Thomas was just 16-years-old when she penned it.
Jay-Z's 2012 "Glory" features his daughter Blue Ivy Carter's cries and coos. At less than two days old, she became the youngest ever credited artist to feature on a Billboard chart when the song debuted on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs at #74.