Damala Badara Aliaume Akon Thiam, best known by his stage name Akon. Akon is a Senegalese-American singer, songwriter, businessman, record producer, and actor.
Following the release of “Locked Up,” the first single off his debut album Trouble, he rocketed to notoriety in 2004. Trouble, Akon’s debut album, was released in 2004.
With 1.6 million albums sold in the United States, the album was #3 on the R&B charts in the United States and #1 in the United Kingdom.
What is the Net worth of Akon?
Aliaune Thiam, the son of drummer Mor Thiam, is an R&B singer with an estimated net worth of $80 million dollars.
Quick Facts About Akon:
|Net Worth||$80 Million|
|Date Of Birth||April 16, 1973|
|Place Of Birth||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Profession||Singer, Record producer, Musician, Rapper, Television producer, Actor, Songwriter|
|Nationality||United States of America|
|Spouse||Rozy Thiam, Tomeka Thiam|
|Parents||Mor Thiam, Kine Gueye Thiam|
|Nicknames||Aliaune Thiam , Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Puru Nacka Lu L Lu Badara Akon Thiam , Aliaune Damala Akon Thiam , Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam , Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam|
Akon Mansion, House, and Car Collection
Akon, the R&B artist, has put his Atlanta mansion on the market for over $7 million.
He, the R&B singer, songwriter, and actor, has listed his remodeled home in Alpharetta, some 26 miles north of Atlanta, for $6.995 million.
Porsche Panamera is a sports car manufactured by Porsche. Akon’s Spyker C8 camera
FAQ about Akon:
Why Akon is not making songs?
He is doing charity work for poor people of Africa. He is devoting his time and money to the upliftment of the poor.
That’s why he is too busy to release any new album.
How did Akon become a billionaire?
Although the money he has earned through his work in the music industry has contributed to the majority of his personal net worth of $80 million, this is not the only way that he has earned money.
In February 2007, he launched his own clothing line, called ‘Konvict Clothing’.
What does Akon do now?
The singer, who rose to hip-hop and R&B prominence with his 2004 album “Trouble,” has pivoted in recent years to philanthropy on the continent.
His solar energy company, Akon Lighting Africa, provides electricity to rural villages in 14 countries.
Why Did Akon get locked?
In reality, Akon was arrested for possession of a single stolen BMW and held in the DeKalb County jail for several months before prosecutors dropped all charges against him.
So there was no conviction. There was no prison term between 1999 and 2002.