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July 28, 2020 By Swapnil Suryawanshi

Akon

American singer ;

Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam, known mononymously as Akon, is a Senegalese-American singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor from New Jersey.

Born: 16 April 1973 (age 47 years), St. Louis, Missouri, United StatesFull name: Aliaume Damala Badara Akon ThiamSpouseTomeka ThiamChildren: 6

Other names‎: ‎A-Kon; El NegreetoYears active‎: ‎1996–presentOrigin‎: ‎Newark, New Jersey‎, U.SParent(s)‎: ‎Mor Thiam‎ (father); Kine Gueye.

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What is the net worth of Akon :

Akon net worth: Aliaune Thiam, more commonly now known as R&B singer Akon, has a net worth of $80 million dollars. Akon is an extremely well-known figure in the music world, transcending the boundaries of hip-hop to become one of the most influential figures in the entertainment industry.

Is Akon still rich :

Akon has been one of the most popular music icons in many decades. He has worked with some of the best producers and has sold millions of copies of his music worldwide. As of 2020, Akon’s net worth is roughly $80 million dollars, making him one of the richest R&B singers.

What does Akon do now :

The singer (born Aliaune Thiam) took to Instagram to share that he’s now the official owner of a new city in his home country of Senegal. As part of a deal with the African country’s state-owned tourism company, Akon City aims to become a fully sustainable tourist village (via Vice).

Early life

Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam was born on April 16, 1973 in St. Louis to a Muslim family. He spent a significant part of his childhood in Senegal, which he described as his “hometown”. A child of a dancer mother—Kine Gueye Thiam (née Gueye), and a percussionist father, Mor Thiam, Akon learned to play five instruments, including drums, guitar and djembe.

Akon performing at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Charlotte, 2007.

Television and film

Akon has confirmed that a reality television show is in the works. It will be called My Brother’s Keeper, and the point is that Akon’s two nearly identical brothers will go around in Atlanta posing as him fooling people into thinking that it is in fact Akon. They will try to get VIP treatment and freebies. Akon has claimed that people have mistaken his brothers for him many times in Atlanta, which is what the show is based on.

Discography

Akon’s general marketing logo, used from 2003 to 2007Akon’s general marketing logo, used since 2008Main articles: Akon discography and Akon production discography

AKON WIFE :

Tomeka Thiam

Akon’s wifeTomeka Thiam Age and Height (Akon Wife or Girlfriend). Tomeka Thiam is married. She is married to her singer and rapper husband, Akon.
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AwardWinsNominations
American Music Awards13
World Music Awards58
BET Awards03
BET Hip Hop Awards12
Billboard Awards13
Filmfare Awards01
Grammy Awards05
MOBO Awards04
MTV Europe Music Awards03
MTV Video Music Awards05
Channel O Music Video Awards11
Teen Choice Awards14
Vibe Awards02
Totals
Awards won36
Nominations95

Akon in 2015

Grammy Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2007Smack That” (with Eminem)Best Rap/Sung CollaborationNominated
2008I Wanna Fuck You” (with Snoop Dogg)Nominated
The Sweet Escape” (with Gwen Stefani)Best Pop Collaboration with VocalsNominated
Bartender” (with T-Pain)Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or GroupNominated
KonvictedBest Contemporary R&B AlbumNominated

Billboard Music Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2006Soul SurvivorHot Rap TrackNominated
2007AkonArtist of the Year awardsWon
2011AkonTop Social ArtistNominated
Top Digital Media ArtistNominated

World Music Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2005AkonWorld’s Best Selling New Male ArtistNominated
2007AkonWorld’s Best Selling Internet ArtistWon
World’s Best Selling African ArtistWon
World’s Best Selling R&B ArtistWon
2008AkonWorld’s Best Selling African ArtistWon
2010AkonWorld’s Best R&B ArtistNominated
World’s Best Selling African ArtistWon
Sexy ChickWorld’s Best SingleNominated