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Akon Launching New Reality TV Show Starring His Two Brothers

August 10, 2007 02:48:40 GMT

Akon is going to launch a new reality show starring his two brothers, it has been reported.


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A hip hop and R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer, Akon is set to add television producer to his resume as he's about to launch a new reality TV show and is having his two brothers starring in.

The TV show, to be titled "My Brother's Keeper," will follow Akon's brothers as they parade around town posing as the singer and reaping the benefits that come with being a superstar. The "Smack That" singer claimed to get the idea for the show after seeing fans' reactions whenever they go out in their hometown of Atlanta, Georgia.

"They are going around getting VIP treatment, girls, free food at restaurants, free everything and everybody is falling for it," Akon said. "It's a real life thing, which has got really out of hand in Atlanta, so I decided to take the situation and make it into my advantage by making a reality TV show out of it."

There have yet details on when and where the TV show will be aired.

Akon rose to fame in 2004 following the release of his single "Locked Up" from his debut album "Trouble". His second album, "Konvicted," earned him a Grammy Award nomination for the single "Smack That".

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posted by Rafiq from ghana on Sep 22, 2010
Akon u re a real african G I wish kud meet u big up
posted by Rafiq from ghana on Sep 22, 2010
Akon u re d saviour of music i luv soooo much
posted by graham on Sep 03, 2010
akon i love you and your brother so much. i think you are so cute. your sweetheart fan
posted by subho on May 08, 2010
akon i love u and treat u like my eldear bro take care
posted by Siddhartha on Oct 28, 2009
You can't compare akon with anybody.He's the best singer after michael.
posted by sydeny on Jul 13, 2009
i m inlove with this guy akon u are so sweet.
posted by KONfidence on Jun 20, 2009
AKON u is da real mothafuckin hot shit,i wish u kud make a kolab with brandy n release long distance remix...keep on rockin...konvict,konvict!!
posted by beck on May 26, 2009
man here is da deal just ring me n will c what i can do 4 u.if u r the real mother fucker i will try to sing with u.braaaaaaaa up
posted by KONVICT QUEEN on May 04, 2009
AKON IS THE BEST I LOVE YOU
posted by coco puffs on Apr 23, 2009
i luv u akon plus he kinda hott
posted by fir_akon on Apr 15, 2009
akon ilove ur amazing voice and i knw and strongly believe da reality show i gonna rock.love u akon mmwwwaaahh. stil dreaming to be someone close to you
posted by akonvict on Mar 17, 2009
i named mah brother after your brother, akon. i named him omar (=
posted by kerryy!\'x on Mar 09, 2009
akons n is bruvaz r bummtingggggg
posted by alamin on Mar 03, 2009
i wanna see u run it run it chris brown forever chrish i wanna fuk u buh im loked up and lonely
posted by alamin on Mar 03, 2009
i luv akon he is the best i wish i kud marry him
posted by wesgh@yahoo.com on Feb 02, 2009
Akon forever! forever!! forever!!! be safe bro..
posted by wesgh@yahoo.com on Feb 02, 2009
Safe
posted by money,power, respect on Feb 02, 2009
Akron one, but please be careful with who you roll with..love u
posted by LALA on Jan 27, 2009
AKON I HERD U LIKE ARAB GIRLS CALL ME BABY
posted by junor akon on Jan 11, 2009
i wish i was you but i'am not but if i had one wish i wish to sing a song with you.you is the best of the best that's who you is if you don't know.
posted by konvict on Dec 19, 2008
akon is the best hip hop and R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer
posted by hana on Dec 01, 2008
akon i love you&your brothers.
posted by creepa tha grimreapa on Nov 23, 2008
akon is a real mothafuckin G
posted by kanvikt on Jul 15, 2008
hahahahaha

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