Akon

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Alioune Badara Thiam
  • Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Profession: Hip-hop and R&B artist, Record producer
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…)
What Did Akon Just Say About Bey and Jay???
01:39 — Akon’s not afraid of Beyonce and Jay-Z! ‘Cause he’s saying what everyone’s been thinking but would never dare utter aloud. Good luck with that, man.
Akon vs Harvey Levin
01:25 — Akon is usually happy to see us but this time he calls Harvey out after a story we posted on TMZ.com about his car being repossessed.
Akon Got His Tesla Back
01:38 — Oh also, he got it stolen before he got it back.
The Rundown: Eminem, Britney, Justin
00:58 — Spears continues recording; Em's comp features 50 Cent, Akon; and Timberlake hit #1 and is collaborating with Duran Duran. (9.22.06)
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2009 - Model Search NYC: Part Two
02:57 — The Top 20 up to bat at Yankee Stadium.
Akon's Keeping an Eye Out for 'Kardashian Kurse'
00:59 — Kanye West was bound to end up in a hospital ... IF you buy into the long rumored Kardashian curse supposedly haunting all the men in that family, and (more…)
Tanked (Season 6B) Season 11
Wayde and Brett are back with an all new season of Tanked! The duo continues to wow us with their custom made one of a kind fish tanks. This season (more…)
Tanked (Season 6B) Season 11
Wayde and Brett are back with an all new season of Tanked! The duo continues to wow us with their custom made one of a kind fish tanks. This season (more…)
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.
Akon Has No Regrets On Not Signing Drake!
01:04 — Our camera guy got Akon at LAX and asked him if he regrets not signing Drake? Akon says that although he thinks Drake is the best rapper around right (more…)
George W. Bush's Iraq Plan Cold Open
05:40 — In the wake of the Baker-Hamilton Iraq study, the president takes suggestions from the American public.
Akon Sends Aloe Blacc Some Love at the 2013 AMAs
01:00 — Aakon reveals he will collaborate with Jeffree Star and Wizkid in 2014
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...
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…)
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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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