Akon City to open in Senegal where you can pay for everything in Akoin

2020-01-20 22:00

Senegalese-American artist Akon took to Twitter to confirm that his very own city will be welcoming citizens soon.

Akon defends Bill Cosby: 'You don't really know if he did it'

2018-05-10 08:00

It seems comedian and actor Bill Cosby has found an unlikely sympathiser in singer Akon.

Here's how Black Coffee owned 2017

2017-12-22 08:00

Besides rubbing shoulders with Hollywood A-listers, the muso also managed to bag another award, get his own radio show, and of course owned the summer in Ibiza.

PIC: Black Coffee in the studio with Akon

2017-10-24 14:32

The South African musician and DJ are making some sweet music with this international artist.

PICS: Bonang and AKA rock the BET awards in matching outfits

2016-06-26 09:58

The couple met Will.i.am!

Akon looks to bring electricity to homes in Africa

2014-03-06 13:49

Grammy-nominated singer Akon has a goal of bringing solar-powered electricity to 1 million homes in Africa by the end of the year.

Are your kids celeb clones?

2010-01-15 14:01

Are media celebrities the type of people you want your child to admire?


Akon set to create 'real-life Wakanda' with own currency in Senegal – reports

2018-06-22 15:30

Akon has reportedly announced plans to launch a new cryptopcurrency, Akoin, together with a "real-life Wakanda-like city".

Black Coffee in studio with Akon

2018-01-23 15:24

South African DJ Black Coffee recently shared a video on Instagram of himself and popular US artist Akon in studio together.

Africa's leaders do good

2017-11-26 07:43

Organised by the Celebs 4 Change Foundation, the event was a glittering celebration which included a sit-down dinner for Africa’s top entrepreneurs and business leaders.

PICS: Local DJ hangs out with Shaggy and Akon in Atlanta

2016-08-16 11:17

DJ Maphorisa partied with Shaggy and Akon at the Passport Experience Festival in the US.

Akon disputes Ebola claims

2014-10-07 17:00

After performing a show in the Democratic Republic of Congo where he trapped himself in a plastic bubble, Akon is left having to defend himself against the media and public scrutiny.

Jay-Z is the Cash King

2010-08-19 10:45

Jay-Z has topped Forbes' list of hip-hop "Cash Kings" for the third year out of four.

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