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Akon Questions Bill Cosby’s Guilty Verdict: “You Don’t Really Know If He Did It”

Bill Cosby was recently convicted of drugging and molesting Andrea Constand in a retrial in Apr. 2018, but singer Akon seems to need a little more proof than that…

Akon Says He Had A “Solution” To Puerto Rico’s Electricity Quandary

Five months after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico and knocked out a significant percentage of the country’s electricity, Akon revealed he had a “solution” to restore…

Akon On Nelly’s Rape Allegations “People Like Us Are Licks For These Girls, We Are Targets On Every Level”

Nelly’s name began trending on Twitter Saturday (Oct. 7) for reasons no one wants their name to be trending.  It was reported the St. Louis rapper was accused of raping…

Akon Is Reportedly Being Sued For $1 Million By A Fellow Producer

According to reports and documents obtained by TMZ, Akon is being sued by a fellow producer named Leland Clopton for unpaid royalties. The site reads that Clopton worked…

Gucci Mane Taps Akon & Chris Brown For The Michael Jackson-Inspired “Moon Walk”

Gucci Mane recently announced his new album, The Return of East Atlanta Santa, and his latest single is a good indicator of the monster sounds ahead. With Everybody’s Lo…

DJ Greg Street, B.o.B., Big K.R.I.T, & Akon Encourages Black People With New Song, “I Am Somebody”

With the current racial strife here in America, and the killings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and five Dallas, Texas police officers, DJ Greg Street recruits…

Interview: Akon Talks His Revamped Konvict Kartel Label, Why Today’s R&B Works & Plans For His ‘Stadium’ Project

Those who do great things often move in silence, and Akon is no exception to the rule. Throughout his career, the multi-hyphenate artist has made music that has…

Akon’s Solar Power Initiative To Light Up Latin America

Akon’s mission to provide electricity for Africa has spread to Latin America. The “Smack That” rapper has already provided over 600 million people with electricity in…

Akon Announces Atlanta’s First-Ever Passport Experience Festival

ATL is receiving a festival treat this summer. The city known for its array of musical talent will see an influx of national to international artists flood its…