Verizon canceled a contract with Akon after he dry-humped a 14-year-old girl onstage at a concert in Trinidad in 2007. (He later said he thought she was over 18.)
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"Tired of Running" all but amounts to an apology for Snoop's criminal past. "Serving fiends like these people ain't no kin to me, I can't believe I'm out here killing my community," he sings alongside Akon. He even admits to making cops' "job hard...
After helping Young Jeezy land a hit with "Soul Survivor," Akon gave some extra muscle to songs by 50 Cent, Pitbull and many more.
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The prolific singer/rapper celebrates his big 4-0. (Photo: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Another skit recalls another harrowing moment from his past—this time the 2006 shooting of his friend and assistant Philant Johnson after a show—before T.I. unveils some of his most personal lyrics yet. He seems to rap as Johnson from behind the g...
Mega-star Akon stops for a quick pic with the very funny and talented Vanessa Fraction.(Photo: Derrick Salters/WENN.com)