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Akon Owes Contractor Thousands Of Dollars - Report

18th January 2015

R&B star Akon allegedly owes a contractor more than $35,000 (£21,000) for work to his mansion.The star is currently upgrading his home in Georgia, but staff at Durable Steel Structures have filed a lien against...

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Akon Releasing First Album In Seven Years

5th January 2015

Rapper Akon is ending his seven-year hiatus from recording music by releasing a five-disc album.The Smack That hitmaker will release Stadium later this year (15) and is currently streaming one song from each album for...

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Akon To Release Five Albums

5th January 2015

Akon will release five albums this year.The 'Lonely' hitmaker has announced plans for a multi-genre project, entitled 'Stadium', which will be comprised of a number of LPs, each in a different style, released over the...

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Instagram's Own Account Worst Hit By 'Insta Rapture', But Which Celebrity Accounts Have Lost The Most Followers?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 19th December 2014

The photo sharing site Instagram has decided to remove millions of profiles which were believed to be posting spam. The website's action, dubbed the 'Instagram rapture', has left a number of legitimate users disgruntled at...

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Akon Sued By Former Attorneys

6th October 2014

R&B star Akon is facing court action from his former attorneys over unpaid legal fees.The singer hired lawyers at Davis and Winston in Beverly Hills, California to represent him in a 2012 breach of contract...

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Akon Facing Car Repossession

13th August 2014

R&B star Akon runs the risk of losing the keys to his luxury sportscar after allegedly falling behind on lease payments.Auto finance bosses claim the Smack That hitmaker owes $250,000 (£147,059) for the 2010 Ferrari...

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Singing St. Louis' Praises: Budweiser Made In America Hit Missouri In Their Music Documentary Expose

By Holly Williams | 12th August 2014

The ever overlooked St. Louis, Missouri is our next stop for the Budweiser Made in America documentary series, and an appropriate point ahead of Jay Z's music festival.Almost every major city in the United States...

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Justin Bieber And Chris Brown Record New Duet

17th June 2014

Justin Bieber and Chris Brown are recording a song together.The 20-year-old teen heartthrob hit the studio with the R&B star over the weekend and teased fans about their collaboration with a series of candid snapshots...

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Akon: 'I Cashed Out My Shares In Lady Gaga's Record Deal'

26th March 2014

R&B star Akon is no longer involved with Lady Gaga's career after helping to give the singer her big break, revealing he "cashed out" before her fame started to wane.The Smack That hitmaker has been...

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Akon: Gaga's Career Is On The Decline

26th March 2014

Akon claims his record label cut ties with Lady Gaga because her career is on the decline. The 'Senegalese' hitmaker, who initially signed Gaga to his Kon Live Distribution record label under Interscope in 2007,...

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Akon Aiming To Provide Electricity To A Million African Households

26th February 2014

R&B star Akon has launched an ambitious environmental project in Africa to provide electricity to one million households by the end of the year (14).The Smack That hitmaker has teamed up with charity officials and...

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R&b Star Akon Hit With $125,000 Lawsuit

25th February 2014

R&B star Akon has been slapped with a $125,000 (£78,125) lawsuit by Australian entrepreneur Patrick Grove for allegedly cancelling his performance at a private party.The Smack That hitmaker was reportedly scheduled to hit the stage...

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The Things They Say: 3950296

13th November 2013

"Women aren't built to mate with more than one party... men are... At the end of the day, as a male we are natural breeders by nature. We can't even escape it if we wanted...

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Chris Brown And Drake Hug And End Their Feud

25th September 2013

Chris Brown and Drake have ended their ongoing feud with a hug.The two musicians buried the hatchet by embracing at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas on Friday (21.09.13) following their furious bottle-throwing brawl...

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Jordana Brewster Plans American Heist

25th June 2013

Jordana Brewster and Adrien Brody will star in 'American Heist'.The 'Fast & Furious 6' beauty and 'King Kong' actor have joined the cast of the upcoming action movie alongside star-and-producer Hayden Christensen, according to TheWrap.com.As...

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Akon Ordered To Pay Child Support

20th May 2013

A judge has ordered R&B star Akon to hand over $5,000 (£3,200) in monthly child support payments for two of his kids.The Smack That hitmaker filed documents last September (12) asking to be legally recognised...

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Jennifer Lopez And Chris Brown To Perform At Billboard Music Awards

3rd May 2013

Jennifer Lopez, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Ed Sheeran will perform at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards. Other artists set to play at the annual music event, which will take place at...

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Snoop Lion: Miley Collaboration Was Natural

15th April 2013

Snoop Lion felt it was natural for him to collaborate with Miley Cyrus.The gangster-rapper-turned-reggae artist claims he has much in common with the former Disney child star of 'Hannah Montana', leading to their collaboration, 'Ashtrays...

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Akon Enjoyed Secret Cinema Trip With Michael Jackson

14th March 2013

R&B singer Akon once acted as a distraction for fans during a trip to a movie theatre with Michael Jackson because nobody recognised the King of Pop in his disguise.The Smack That hitmaker collaborated with...

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Akon Sued By Concert Employee

25th February 2013

Akon has been hit with a lawsuit from a concert worker who alleges he was left physically disabled after the R&B singer jumped on top of him at a gig.Matthew Graham claims he sustained permanent...

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Akon Hit With Website Lawsuit

17th February 2013

R&B star Akon has been hit with a lawsuit over allegations he failed to pay for an internet video project.The Smack That hitmaker allegedly hired experts at Atlanta Business Video in 2011 to help him...

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Rihanna Hit By Tour Fines

19th November 2012

Rihanna has racked up over £200,000 of fines on her '777' tour.The 'Where Have You Been?' hitmaker - who is performing seven gigs in seven cities in seven days - keeps being penalised because her...

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Fascinating Fact: 3378937

18th November 2012

Rihanna partied with Sean '' Combs, Akon, and Pharrell Williams after her 777 Tour stop in Paris, France on Saturday night (17Nov12) - her fourth international show in four days. Rihanna performs in Berlin, Germany...

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Rihanna 777 Tour Update: From Paris With Love

By Joe Wilde | 18th November 2012

Rihanna hit stop four on her 777 world tour, where the singer hits seven cities across the globe in seven different countries in, yeah you guessed it, seven days, when she hit up Paris last...

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Tinchy Stryder Supporting Cheryl

14th September 2012

Tinchy Stryder will support Cheryl Cole on her first headline tour. The 'Bright Lights' singer will open for the 'Call My Name' hitmaker on the dates for the 'Million Lights Tour' in October, joining artists...

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Akon's Lawsuit Over Two More Children

10th September 2012

R&B star Akon is taking legal action to be registered as the father of two children, according to a new report.The Smack That hitmaker became a dad for the sixth time in 2009 following a...

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Eminem Facebook Milestone: He Is The Most Liked Person Alive!

2nd August 2012

60 million proved to be the lucky number for Eminem, as he soared above his rivals to become the most 'liked' person on Facebook, and the first living person to surpass 60 million 'likes', with...

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Sway Missed Out On David Guetta Track?

28th June 2012

Sway missed out on appearing on David Guetta's 'Sexy B**ch'.The 28-year-old rapper was rushing out of the studio when David was working with Akon on the dance track, and he admits he regrets it as...

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Akon Forgets Lyrics He Used To Know While Covering Gotye Hit At Party

27th June 2012

R&B singer Akon was left red faced during a private gig in New York on Tuesday (26Jun12) after he forgot the lyrics to one of his new songs.The Locked Up hitmaker is set to release...

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Deadmau5 Blasts Madonna, David Guetta And Skrillex

21st June 2012

deadmau5 has blasted Madonna, David Guetta and Skrillex.The 'I Remember' dance musician famously criticised Madonna after she appeared to ask fans who was taking drugs at one of her concerts, and has now said she...

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