Akon Considering Running Against Donald Trump In 2020
American-born Senegalese singer, Akon has revealed that he is seriously considering running for President against Donald Trump in 2020. In an interview with Newsweek about facing off against Donald Trump in a recent interview, the 45-year-old said, "I’ve been thinking about running for 2020 very seriously. But I didn’t want to just do it because…
Akon To Build Wakanda-Like City In Senegal
Is the futuristic Wakanda going to be in Senegal? Grammy-nominated and Senegalese singer Akon is building a city that will take after the award-winning film Black Panther's city, Wakanda in his native country Senegal. Speaking at a panel titled Branding Africa: Blockchain, Entrepreneurship and Empowering the Future at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, he unveiled…
Akon, Salah Lead The 2017 African Social Media Power Report: Top 50 Footballers and Entertainers
Senegalese rapper, Akon, and Egyptian striker, Mohamed Salah, are the two most followed Africans on popular social media channels, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, the African Social Media Power Report: Top 50 Footballers and Entertainers revealed yesterday. The Power 50 which was combined by a Lagos-based sports communication company, CampsBay Media, weighs the influence African pop culture stars and…
Rapper Akon to buy 50% of African music download service
Akon, whose real name is Aliaune Badara Thiam, announced in Dakar he would become the majority shareholder in the service, describing Musik Bi as "the platform of the future".
Akon signs DeeVee to Konvict Music
As part of his grand plan for music from Africa taking over the world, global music star and entrepreneur Akon have signed Producer DeeVee (Divine Austins) to his music empire, Konvict Music.
Akon wants to bring solution to 'darkness' in Africa
The Akon Lighting Africa Project is an initiative by the Senegalese-American hip hop singer Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam better known as Akon.
Gold for Kannywood’s shinning star, Hadiza Gabon, from Queensland
On the day that the embattled Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau, shared pictures that she took with pop star, Akon, on a movie set in the United States ...