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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Snoop, Wentz, Furtado, JoJo Eye New Year
02:38 — Chamillionaire, Akon, Chingy, Flavor Flav, Raven-Symone and Aly & AJ also make promises they hope to keep in '07. (1.3.07)
News On: Gwen, Akon, Lady Sov, R. Kelly
00:55 — Stefani takes Akon and Lady Sovereign on her theatrical tour; 'Kon hits the beach; and the Pied Piper has more 'Closet' issues. (1.24.07)
Akon on Working with Michael Jackson
06:01 — Akon speaks with CBS News about his experience working with the late Michael Jackson on the album, "Michael."
The Auto Firm With Alex Vega Season 1
In the heart of Miami, cars and art collide at The Auto Firm where celebrity car guru Alex Vega customizes some of the hottest rides ever made. Get a (more…)

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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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