The Weeknd Sings “I’m A Virgin” In His “American Dad” Debut: Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, popularly known as The Weekend took his fans and American Dad fandom to the next level by co-writing and starring in the Season 15 episode “A Starboy Is Born.” The multi-platinum singer’s animated self also debuted a comedic song titled “I’m A Virgin” on the show.
The “Earned It” singer co-wrote the episode with Joel Hurwitz, who’s penned multiple scripts for American Dad. The XO Records singer performs “I’m A Virgin” during a humorous reveal when Hayley Smith, one of the show’s main characters, tries to seduce him.
For the Canadian singer, song-writer and record producer, being involved in the animated series was “everything [he] wanted.”
“I’m a longtime fan of the show,” Weeknd said in an interview with Variety. “I’ve been watching since high school, but I really appreciated it about seven years ago. It’s been running for so long, and I feel like it has a real cult following. To really enjoy the show in its entirety you have to really know the characters.” On his bucket list, The Weekend also hopes to work with The Simpsons and hopes that they call him to hear his ideas.
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