He's finally getting his recognition. The Weeknd has been named Songwriter of the Year at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards. After an impressive and wildly creative run with his After Hours album, the string of music videos to accompany it and his Super Bowl Halftime Show performance, you'd think he'd be the most talked about artist in the industry right now. After his Grammy snub, The Weeknd was the talk of controversy once he told his album to no longer submit his music to them. It's good to him achieving other accolades of such a high honor. See more info below.