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Akon Crowd-Surfs in Giant Bubble at African Concert Reportedly to Avoid Contracting Ebola

October 04, 2014 12:10:38

Some people defend the R'n'B singer, saying he doesn't wear the bubble during his onstage performance and he has also used the bubble during his previous shows in some countries.

Scarface Teams Up With Akon for New Track 'The Exit Plan'

July 11, 2014 03:07:59

Produced by Cardiak, the track serves as the first offering from the rapper's first album in six years, 'Deeply Rooted'.

Akon Sued for Allegedly Injuring a Concert Staff

February 26, 2013 03:02:46

The 'Right Now' singer is facing another lawsuit because his dangerous dive from the stage reportedly causes permanent disability to a concert staff.

Video Premiere: Wonder Girls' 'Like Money' Ft. Akon

July 10, 2012 11:07:28

South Korean girl group Wonder Girls release a futuristic-themed video for their new English-language song 'Like Money' which features Akon.

Hip-Hop Mogul Jimmy Henchman Found Guilty of Running Drug Ring

June 06, 2012 01:06:54

The CEO of Czar Entertainment, who once managed Akon and Brandy, is facing life in prison after convicted of 13 charges including cocaine distribution, money laundering and witness tampering.

Akon Channels His Inner Street Fighter in 'Hurt Somebody' Video

May 02, 2012 11:05:44

The 'Smack That' hitmaker encourages his fans to use their fists rather than pull out a gun to settle feuds with their enemies.

Akon: Jessica Sanchez Is Overqualified for 'American Idol'

April 28, 2012 10:04:03

Sharing his hope to sign the 16-year-old 'Idol' finalist, the 'Angel' singer thinks Jessica was almost voted off the singing competition because she's so good that people assume she's been voted for.

Alec Baldwin Keeps It Cool by Congratulating 2011 Emmy Winners

September 19, 2011 03:09:32

Although he's rumored to boycott the show, the '30 Rock' star congratulates his lucky competitor Jim Parsons and the other winners of the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards.

Video: Lonely Island, Michael Bolton, Akon Perform at Emmys 2011

September 19, 2011 03:09:05

Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone also bring in Ed Helms, John Stamos and Maya Rudolph at the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

Pics: Selena Gomez Stuns in Blue at Perez Hilton's Birthday Party

March 28, 2011 10:03:09

The 'Wizards of Waverly Place' beauty steals the attention by donning a bright blue bubble dress, sequined stockings and blue peep-toes when attending the Blue Ball Birthday Bash.

'Wimpy Kid' Sequel Rules Box Office

March 28, 2011 10:03:29

'Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2: Rodrick Rules' tops the chart by earning $24.4 million, while 'Limitless' slides to the third place with $15.2 million.

Pregnant Mariah Carey Tweets About False Alarm on Birthday

March 28, 2011 09:03:14

The 'Heartbreaker' hitmaker reveals on Twitter she was rushed to the hospital after she started having contractions, but has since been allowed to go home.

The Lonely Island 'Just Had Sex' With Akon at Comedy Awards

March 28, 2011 09:03:58

Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akon were tapped to perform the 'Saturday Night Live' bit at the first ever 'Academy Awards for Comedy'.

Akon Sues Former Booking Agent for Trademark Infringement

March 05, 2011 01:03:09

Despite terminating the booking agreement, ATA has been accused of secretly booking appearances for Akon in several countries.

Video Premiere: Dr. Dre's 'Kush' Ft. Akon and Snoop Dogg

December 11, 2010 09:12:57

The world freezes around Dr. Dre, Akon and Snoop Dogg as they sing and spit their verses to the camera in the Joseph Kahn-directed video.

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