Happy birthday, Akon! The Singer/Rapper is celebrating his 42th birthday today.
Akon is best known to the Flexygist.com Entertainment for a hit track “Locked Up” Off her debutalbum Trouble in 2004.Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam better known as Akon, American singer, rapper, songwriter, businessman, record producer and actor.Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist who gained prominence with the song “Locked Up” and his debut album Trouble. He has collaborated on numerous #1 hits.He has since founded two successful record labels, Konvict Muzik and Kon Live Distribution. His second album, Konvicted received three nominations for the Grammy Awards in two categories.
He is the first solo artist to hold both the numberone and two spots simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 charts twice.His 2005 single “Lonely” reached the top five on the Billboard Hot 100 and his second album, Konvicted, yielded the hit single “Smack That.”He learned to play the drums, guitar, and djembe before he was seven and moved to Newark, NewJersey.
He collaborated with Michael Jackson on the song “Hold My Hand, Eminem,Snoop Dogg, Whitney Houston, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, and Gwen Stefani.He was born on April 16, 1973 (age 42)The entire Flexygist Entertainment Team wish you Happy birthday, long life and all the best in your future endeavors