Akon

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  • Birth Name: Alioune Badara Thiam
  • Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Profession: Hip-hop and R&B artist, Record producer

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Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Victoria's Secret Models Rock the Runway

When Heidi Klum announced her retirement as Victoria's Secret's top model in September, all eyes turned to Adriana Lima — not that that doesn't happen regularly — the likely successor to inherit Klum's wings as the lingerie brand's "head… Read more

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I Would Prefer to Just Be a Mentor to Lady Gaga
01:54 — Akon opens up about tension between he and Lady Gaga, and answers social media questions from fans.
Akon Talks Strip Club Etiquette
00:49 — What should you wear if you’re going to a strip club? Formal clothes? Comfy sweatpants? According to Akon, it doesn’t matter as long as you bring mone (more…)
I Think It Gives the Word Too Much Power
01:41 — Akon on why the NFL's considered ban of the n-word is misguided.
The Next Goal Is to Buy Universal Music Group
00:55 — Akon reveals his plans to take over Universal Music.

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We Are the World recording session
Stars Gather for "We Are the World" Remake

More than 70 stars came together Monday to lend their voices to a remake of "We Are the World" to ra…

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  • Birth Name: Alioune Badara Thiam
  • Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Profession: Hip-hop and R&B artist, Record producer

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