The Weeknd has learned to embrace his inner star(boy).
The hitmaker recently opened up to Billboard in a rare interview, revealing that he wasn't always confidant in his abilities to perform for a crowd.
But it turns out that the 26-year-old seriously struggled with stage fright before he made it big, admitting:
"I used to be very nervous, especially about performing on TV. It's usually just nerves when somebody sounds bad. People who become famous for signing are usually pretty good at singing."
It's so crazy to think the popular performer ever doubted himself!
In fact, the songsmith confessed that he's actually his biggest critic, adding: