Do you want to know How much Is Akon Net Worth? Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam was born on 16 April 1973, is a Senegalese-American singer, entrepreneur, and record producer in 2004 the released “Locked Up”, the first single from his debut album Trouble, followed by the second single “Lonely”, more commonly now known as R$B singer.
In 2006, Konvicated, his second album, received three Grammy Award nominations for Best Contemporary R$B Album, and for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Smart That” featured by Eminem and “I Wanna Love You” was featured by Snoop Dogg. Both singles became Billboard Hot 100 top ten hits and were followed by “Don’t Matter” and “Sorry, Blame It on Me” and the third album of Akon is Freedom in 2008 was led by the single “Right Now”.
Akon is the first solo artist to hold both the number one and two spots simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 songs.
What Is Akon Net Worth?
Akon is an American singer, rapper, businessman, actor, songwriter, and record producer who has become one of the richest rappers in the world. Akon net worth is around of $80 million. commonly known as R$B singer and well-known figure in the music world, one of the hip-hop most influential figures in the entertainment industry.
Akon is not only considered to be successful as a solo artist but also as an entrepreneurial figure within the music industry, starting two thriving record labels. His Place of Birth is St. Louis and his Nationality is United States of America.
Akon’s Source of Wealth is a Professional Rapper/Singer and also founded two successful record labels “Konvict Muzik” and “Kon Live Distribution”, and the second album of Akon received three nominations for the Grammy Awards in two categories.
Early Life Of Akon: Where Did He Live?
Akon was born on 16 April 1973 in a place named St. Louis and spent most of his childhood in the African country Senegal which he describes as his “hometown” and learned to play several instruments like Guitar, Djembe, and Drums. His Mother is dancer Kine Gueye Thiam, and his father is percussionist Mor Thiam, his father was born to a Toucoulear family of Quranic scholars in Kaolack, Senegal.
When Akon is seven years old, he moved to New Jersey with his family and after three years as the age of teen years, Alon had trouble difficulties getting along with other children, Settling permanently in the States wasn’t easy for Akon and had trouble adjusting as a young child and the situation wasn’t helped when Akon’s family relocated to Atlanta, leaving Akon and his older brother to finish high school on their own.
When Akon Started His Career?
Akon began his career in 2004 when he releases his debut album ‘Trouble’ and later the album was huge success as ‘Locked Up’, ‘Bananza’, ‘Ghetto’, ‘lonely’, after achieving huge success on his album later he started his own record label Kon ‘Konvicted’, which was more successful than his first, this album debuted at the number two spot on the Billboard in Top 200 and sold 286,000 units of the album in its first week.
Akon released his third album in 2008, “Freedom” and again various artists contributed to the album, including Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne, who collaborated on the track “I’m So Paid “ with Akon and he also wrote Lady Gaga’s hit “Just Dance” in 2008.
A few years later Akon started collaborating with a variety of other artists including Damien Marley, Gucci Mane, and David Guetta.
Personal Life of Akon
In an interview with Blender he claims that he has six childrens with three women and wishes to keep his family protected from the public eye, currently, Akon was 49 years old, 5 feet 11 inches in height and has a net worth roughly $60 million, making him one of the richest R$B singers and owns a diamond mine in South Africa and denies the existence of blood diamonds.
Akon also appeared on the TV show The Hot Desk and stated on the show that he is a big fan of the English Premier League Club Chelsea F.C.
According to celebrity net worth Akon net worth Is around $80 million.
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