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Akon’s Concert Helps Bring Electricity to Homes

Grammy-nominated singer Akon gave thanks to concertgoers at the inaugural Passport Experience Festival.


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Snoop Dogg Posts Meme Calling Caitlyn Jenner a ‘Science Project’

Snoop Dogg’s attempt to shine light on Akon’s charitable works came at the expense of Caitlyn Jenner.


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Akon Accused of Performing in Giant Bubble in Africa to Avoid Ebola

Taking a page from Wayne Coyne or scared of Ebola? You decide!


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Akon’s Money Troubles Worsening, Third Legal Claim This Year

This is not the year for Akon. In the last six months, Akon has been hit with three lawsuits asking for thousands of dollars each.


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David Guetta & Co. ‘Play Hard’ With Robots, Pancakes & Miss America In New Video

After releasing three teasers, David Guetta revealed the music video for “Play Hard” featuring Akon and Ne-Yo. The third single off Guetta’s Nothing But the Beat 2.0., the trio join forces on the track and […]



Free MP3 Of The Day: “Time Is Money,” Akon

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Akon[/lastfm] – the Senegalese-born, platinum selling, Grammy nominated artist – is one of the major success stories of the last decade in R&B, hip-hop AND pop. Today he is one of the biggest producers […]



Free MP3 Of The Day: “Famous,” Nick Cannon featuring Akon

Our good friends at MP3.com just relaunched, and to celebrate, we’re helping them give away some of today’s best songs for free, every day for a month. Today’s featured free download is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Nick Cannon[/lastfm]’s […]


Usher Is Going On Tour Again… OMG Tour Part 2

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Usher[/lastfm] ended his tour with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Trey Songz[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Miguel[/lastfm] about a month ago and is on tour once again for part 2 of the OMG tour. This time he’s bringing along special […]


NEW MUSIC VIDEO: Michael Jackson Ft. Akon – “Hold My Hand”

Check out the new video for the single by the late and great [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm] featuring [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Akon[/lastfm].


Quincy Jones ft Akon – Strawberry Letter 23

[lastfm]Quincy Jones[/lastfm] just celebrated his 77th birthday last month – and he’s still going strong. Check out his latest video with [lastfm]Akon[/lastfm], “Strawberry Letter 23.”