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Akon 'Willing To Work With Brown'

AKON has claimed that he would be willing to work with CHRIS BROWN in the future.Brown has been mired in controversy since stories in the press alleged he physically assaulted his girlfriend RIHANNA.However, the R&B...

By on 12 March 2009

Akon: 'I'd Work With Brown'

R&B hitmaker AKON is refusing to turn his back on beleaguered singer CHRIS BROWN, insisting he'd be happy to collaborate with the troubled teen. A number of stars have spoken out to condemn Brown, who is...

Akon & Union Urge Rihanna To Stay Strong

R&B superstar AKON and actress GABRIELLE UNION have offered RIHANNA words of support following her alleged fight with ex boyfriend CHRIS BROWN - urging her to stay strong. Rihanna has been in hiding since she and...

Suge Knight 'Beaten Up By Akon's Business Manager'

Hip-hop mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT is recovering from facial injuries after he was allegedly beaten up in a fight with a member of AKON's entourage. The former Death Row Records owner was attending a private party...

Akon Went Gaga Waiting For Lady's Hit

Pop sensation LADY GAGA shocked her mentor AKON - it took a year for her smash hit JUST DANCE to take off. The Smack That star signed New York singer GaGa - real name Stefani Germanotta...

Lady Gaga Asks Akon For Fashion Tips

Pop star LADY GAGA is begging AKON to pass on his fashion tips - she's aiming to follow in the R&B singer's footsteps and launch her own clothing line. The Just Dance hitmaker regularly hits the...

Akon Mobbed In London

R&B singer AKON found himself at the centre of a frightening scene in London recently - when an encounter with fans went awry. The Smack That hitmaker was strolling through the city centre at the weekend...

Akon Puzzled About His Age

R+B star AKON has no idea how old he is. His birth certificate suggests he was born in April, 1977, which makes him 31 - but he refuses to believe he's that old; in 2006,...

Katy Perry Mistakenly Given Best Song Award

US singer Katy Perry has wrongly been awarded the best international song prize at a French awards show.The NRJ awards is one of the country's most prestigious shows which picks winners of the awards on...

By on 18 January 2009

Akon Avoids Jail Time After Pleading Guilty In Fan-tossing Case

R+B singer AKON has avoided time in jail after pleading guilty to second-degree harassment for tossing a fan off stage at a concert last summer (07). The Senegalese-American singer - real name Aliaune Thiam -...

Akon Pleads Guilty To Throwing Fan Off Stage

R 'n B star Akon has been ordered to do community service after pleading guilty to throwing a teenage fan off stage last year.Audience member Abby Rosa claims to have suffered concussion when a teenage...

By on 17 December 2008

Akon: 'Jackson Will Never Tour Again'

R+B singer AKON is convinced pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON will never commit to another world tour - because constant media intrusion has destroyed his confidence. The Thriller hitmaker has been the centre of growing speculation...

Akon Takes Credit For New Rap Trend

AKON is taking credit for the success of KANYE WEST's newest album - he is convinced he paved the way for the rapper to try out melodic vocals. The Stronger hitmaker has opted for a...

Leona Runs To Top Of Singles Chart

The new release from Leona Lewis, Run, has gone in at number one in the UK singles chart in its first week.The former X Factor winner, who is now making waves on both sides of...

By on 07 December 2008

Akon: Meeting Jackson Was My 'Weirdest Experience'

R+B star AKON is eager to get back in the studio with MICHAEL JACKSON - because it was the "weirdest experience" he's had with another musician. The pair teamed up on the track Hold My...

Akon Eyes Acting Career

R+B star AKON is the latest musician with hopes of turning his hitmaking success into an acting career. The Smack That star admits he's already making plans to retire - and he's considering a move...

Akon Gutted At Failed Jackson Duet

R+B singer AKON has denied his collaboration with MICHAEL JACKSON was pulled due to the King of Pop's recent legal problems - insisting their recording sessions were scrapped because of an internet leak. The Smack...

Akon Won't Tone Down His Act

R+B singer AKON has refused to tone down his rowdy stage shows - because the controversy surrounding his antics has inspired him to become more imaginative with his moves. The Smack That singer hit headlines...

Akon: 'Stefani Will Have More Kids'

R+B singer AKON is convinced GWEN STEFANI will continue to expand her family with husband GAVIN ROSSDALE - because she "loves being a mother." The couple welcome their first child, Kingston, in 2006 and the...

Akon Splits Jay-z + Beyonce In The Studio

R+B singer AKON is desperate to break-up superstar couple JAY-Z and BEYONCE KNOWLES - he wants to team up with the pair separately in the music studio. The Smack That hitmaker admits the married couple...

Akon Tips Scherzinger As Bond Girl

R+B star AKON is one step ahead of SEAN COMBS and JAMIE FOXX as they compete to become the first black JAMES BOND - he's slated PUSSYCAT DOLLS singer NICOLE SCHERZINGER to be 007's next...

Akon Court Appearance Postponed

AKON's court appearance in relation to a 'fan-tossing' incident in New York last year (07) has been postponed until later this month (Dec08). The Smack That hitmaker has pleaded not guilty to one misdemeanour count...

Take That Have Greatest Day With Number One Single

Greatest Day, the new single by Take That, has debuted at the top of the UK singles chart.The reunited boyband claimed their 11th number one single to knock Beyonce off the top spot.The quartet's new...

By on 30 November 2008

Akon's Election Vow

R+B star AKON has become the latest celebrity to threaten to quit the U.S. if Democrat BARACK OBAMA fails to win the presidential election. Americans go to the polls on Tuesday (04Nov08) to decided whether...

Nelly Forms Rap Supergroup

NELLY has teamed up with AKON, T-PAIN and PHARRELL WILLIAMS to form a rap supergroup. The Hot In Herre hitmaker, who was previously rumoured to be working with T.I., revealed his plans to join forces...

Akon Is Dizzee With Admiration For U.k. Rapper

R+B star AKON is desperate to work with British rap sensation DIZZEE RASCAL - because he is sure the star will be a huge hit in the U.S. Akon is a huge fan of the...

Akon Signs Sway To Label

R+B star AKON has signed British hip-hop artist SWAY to his record label. Akon was so impressed by the star's material he has signed him to his Kon Live label. Sway - real name Derek...

British Hip-hop Star Sway Signed By Akon

UK hip-hop star Sway has become the first European artist to be signed by Grammy-nominated R 'n' B artist Akon.Mobo-winner Sway has joined Akon's Kon Live and Konvict Muzik roster and will now receive US...

By on 25 September 2008

Young Jeezy Takes Us Top Spot As Ti Holds On

Young Jeezy has claimed his second US number one album while TI has retained the top spot in the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart.The Recession, Young Jeezy's new album, debuted at the top of the...

By on 11 September 2008

New Akon Footage 'Proves He Didn't Hit Fans'

LATEST: R+B star AKON has hit back at claims he assaulted two female fans at a concert last month (30Aug08) and released video footage of the event to prove he is innocent. Edited footage of...

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