Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam (born April 16, 1973), professionally known as Akon, is an American R&B and hip hop recording artist, songwriter, and record producer. He rose to prominence in 2004 following the release of "Locked Up", the first single from his debut album Trouble.
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- What is BBC Radio 1Xtra Live?http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bpyxg.jpg2010-09-13T11:42:10ZHighlights from BBC Radio 1Xtra's annual celebration of urban music. Xtra RnB and Xtra hip hop - live.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/1138a764-2212-4d0a-b02d-0dc14df91e08?clipfocus=p00b0bzjSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 3 mins
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- Akon interview backstage at Laterhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bk8tr.jpg2010-02-22T00:00:00ZAkon talks about working with Lil Wayne, backstage at Later with Jools Holland.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/1138a764-2212-4d0a-b02d-0dc14df91e08?clipfocus=p006kqxcSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 3 mins
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