Akon Performs Live at Haze Nightclub, Aria, 5/27, 10:30pm, (702)693-8300 for guest list.
- Akon seeks to light 1,000 African homes April 11, 2014The American-born Senegalese rapper, Akon, who spent some of his childhood living in Africa, remembers growing up and seeing people who didn’t have access to electricity. Decades later, to his frustration, that situation isn’t much changed, and so he’s becoming a clean energy entrepreneur as a little side project with ambitious aims. He said, “My... [Read M […]
- Akon Seeks To Put Africa On The Grid, One Solar Panel At A Time April 2, 2014What happens when an international rap superstar turns his attention toward development? Akon, the American-born Senegalese rapper who spent some of his childhood living in Africa, remembers growing up and seeing people who didn't have access to electricity. Decades later, to his frustration, that situation isn't much changed, and so he's beco […]
- Akon 'cashes out' on Lady Gaga record deal March 27, 2014Akon is no longer involved with Lady Gaga's career after helping to give the singer her big break, revealing he "cashed out" before her fame started to wane.