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RNC Spokesman Cites Akon, John Legend in Melania Defense
08:12 — RNC Communications Director Sean Spicer cites "My Little Pony," John Legend, Akon and more to defend Melania Trump's RNC speech.
Avicii's Acceptance Speech
00:12 — Avicii Wins Electronic Dance Music Artist.
Luke Bryan Acceptance Speech
00:36 — Luke Bryan's acceptance speech for Country Male.
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2009 - Driven to Succeed
01:28 — Leila’s 13-hour drive lands her in the Top 20.
Akon Gave French Montana An 'Offer He Couldn't Refuse'
00:44 — Konvict Music's new rapper says he looked to Akon because "all his artists are successful." (9.3.09)
Listen To French Montana's Song With Akon
00:32 — Check out a 30-second snippet of the rapper's collaboration with Akon, "Married to the Streets." (9.3.09)
VMA Superstar Wrap Up
We round up all your favorites in music today as we talk to Chris Brown, Akon, Kid Rock, Ludacris,...
Akon and His Prodigy, Colby O'Donis
Akon and his prodigy, Colby O'Donis chat with us at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards.
Gettin' Crunk at the Grammy After Party
Colbie Callait, Akon, Jay Sean and Lil Jon on their most memorable Grammy experience.
GRAMMYs After Party
Hit it with Colbie Callait, Akon, Jay Sean, Lil' Jon.
50th Annual Grammy Nominations
Young Hollywood caught up with Grammy stars like Akon, Vince Gill, and music producer Jimmy Jam...
One Direction Red Carpet Interview
01:23 — One Direction talks about their upcoming break.
Justin Bieber; Everyone's Got Bieber Fever!
Hollyscoop.com caught up with teen sensation Justin Bieber at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. We get the scoop on his current fame and success, and g (more…)
Singer Akon Joins Peace One Day Movement
After 15 years, the organizers of Peace One Day are still spreading their message of harmony and non-violence. This year, the founder tapped singer Ak (more…)
Akon On His Heritage: 'I Always Thought I Was African'
Songwriter & hip-hop artist Akon joins HuffPost Live to discuss his heritage.
Akon Mostly Bypasses Labels With 'App Albums'
When Akon releases his first album in seven years, he'll largely bypass the music labels and ask fans to download an app to their phone for exclusive (more…)
Akon Releases Five Albums
Akon talks about how releasing his five new albums via his Stadium app is going to change the music industry.
Akon Gives Jay-Z and Beyoncé Some Marriage Advice
Akon has given some marriage advice to Jay-Z and Beyonc amid the rumours that their marriage is in trouble. In an interview with TMZ the 41 year-old (more…)
Akon On His Protege Lady Gaga: Her SXSW Performance Shocked Me
Akon joins HuffPost Live to discuss his protege Lady Gaga, and her controversial SXSW performance.
Songwriter and hip-hop artist Akon joins us live to discuss his latest philanthropic effort 'Akon Lighting Africa,' his involvement with the Peace One (more…)
Justin Bieber And Chris Brown Reunite In The Studio, Record A Song "for The Fans"
Justin Bieber revealed through some Instagram pictures over the weekend that he met up with Chris Brown in the studio, and fans all know what that mea (more…)
Akon 'Bringing Electricity to Africa'
Senegalese born hip-hop musician Akon is hoping to bring electricity to 600 million people across Africa through his Lighting Africa project.
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show - The Making Of The 2015 VS Fashion Show, Pt. 5: The Fittings
04:56 — Join us in the workroom as some of the Angels try on their runway looks for the first time. Then, be sure to watch the final products on the 2015 Vict (more…)
Akon's New Album To Debut On 'Stadium' App
Akon the hip-hop star who's collaborated with everyone from Eminem to Andy Samberg is about to release his first albums in seven years € but yo (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Alioune Badara Thiam
  • Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Birthday: April 16, 2016, Aries
  • Profession: Hip-hop and R&B artist, Record producer