Born in Senegal and raised in New Jersey, Akon is a rapper whose unique sound blends silky voicework with African vocals and Southern beats.
Akon -- Repo Man Gunning for Ferrari in Upside Down Car Deal
Akon not only has money problems, he may have a significant problem with math ... he now faces repo on a car that is worth LESS than what he owes.The rapper's leasing company has filed docs to repossess his 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia. According to the docs? PermalinkAkon Facing Car Repossession
R&B star Akon runs the risk of losing the keys to his luxury sportscar after allegedly falling behind on lease payments.Akon Says Beyoncé & Jay Z?s Marriage Feels Way Too Corporate
Akon recently weighed in on the controversy surrounding Jay Z and Beyoncé following rumors that they are planning on breaking up soon, maybe even before their ?On The Run Tour? wraps. Akon was in D.C. earlier this week when TMZ cameras caught up with him (in the daytime, thankfully) and he was ?super open? about [?] Akon Says Beyoncé & Jay Z?s Marriage Feels Way Too Corporate is a post from ...Akon Blasts Beyoncé and Jay Z?s Secretive Marriage: ?It Feels Corporate?
Akon can likely say goodbye to any Jay Z or Beyoncé features on his upcoming album after the singer and producer offered his opinion on the divorce rumors surrounding one of entertainment?s biggest couples. In the last few months, Bey and Jay have been the focus of nonstop chatter about the state of their marriage.This Akon Interview Justifies Forbes? Pick for DC as ?Coolest? City
An interview with rapper Akon conducted by Mike Allen couldn?t have come out at a better time than the same day Forbes named D.C. America?s ?coolest city.?Kenya: Akon to Check Out Sites for Kenya's Light Project
[The Star]American rapper Akon has confirmed that he will be in Kenya in September not in his capacity as a performer but wearing a different cap, philanthropy.Open Mike: Akon on Africa
Mike Allen sits down with the hip hop artist and founder of Akon Lighting Africa.Michael Jackson Duet with Akon, ?Hold My Hand? Music Video
There were initially rumors about the authenticity of the music recordings as to whether it was really the deceased Michael Jackson who recorded it or not. But the album of the King of Pop is still set for release entitled ?Michael.? The first single from the album is entitled ?Hold [?] Michael Jackson Duet with Akon, ?Hold My Hand? Music Video is a copyrighted article from Showbiz RenegadeJay Z & Beyoncé's Marriage Way Too Corporate, Says Akon [Video]
R&B singer Akon has weighed in on the controversy surrounding music moguls Jay Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter following daily breakup reports. #thecarteradministration [Visit SOHH.com for more information]Akon Offers Marriage Advice To Beyoncé & Jay Z
When you think of Akon, marriage expert is the last thing to come to mind. In an man-on-the-street interview with TMZ , the 41-year-old chart-topper, responsible for the hits "Smack That" and "Right Now (Na Na Na)", weighed in on Beyoncé and Jay Z's marriage, saying their union feels "more corporate." "If you're a public figure and you're in a relationship, that relationship also becomes public ...
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His real name is Aliaune Thiam.
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