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Thiam, Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon (Akon)

Born: 1973 AD
Currently alive, at 42 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Rapper, Singer


1973 - Born on April 30th in St. Louis, Missouri. Senegalese-American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer.  

         - He is the son of jazz percussionist Mor Thiam and speaks English and Wolof.

1988 - Recorded his first song, Operations of Nature.

2004 - Released the album "Trouble" in June.

2005 - He was shot and his shoulder was wounded.

2006 - Released the album "Konvicted" on November 14th.

         - The singles, "Smack That" and "I Wanna Love You" was one of the Billboard Hot 100.

2007 - Released the single, "Don't Matter".


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