Akon is a singer, songwriter and record producer. He lived in Senegal, West Africa, as a child and attended high school in the United States.
He has released several hit albums that combine R&B-style vocals with hip-hop beats, and he has collaborated with many other musicians, including T-Pain, Jay Sean, Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson.
Akon’s debut album, Trouble, was released in 2004.
The artist often provides vocals as a featured artist and is currently credited with over 300 guest appearances and more than 35 Billboard Hot 100 songs. He was listed by Guinness World Records as the number-one selling artist for master ringtones in the world.
Backing Tracks – Bartender … Down … Oh Africa … Play Hard … Sexy B*tch … Who Dat Girl