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Akon

Lowest Rated:   13% American Heist (2015)
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Birthplace:   St. Louis, Missouri, USA
His parents made sure he and his siblings were all born United States citizens, but he was raised in Dakar, Senegal. Met Wyclef Jean of the Fugees while working at a Jersey City barber shop during high school; appeared on the Fugees' 1996 album The Score. Served three years in prison for car theft. Released debut album, Trouble, in 2004. Founded the Konfidence Foundation, which works to improve the lives of children in Senegal. Has two clothing lines (Alianune and Konvict Clothing), his own production company (Konvict Muzik) and a record label (Kon Live Records).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
78% Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
  • Himself
2016
13% American Heist
  • Sugar
2015
No Score Yet Tooken
  • Akon
2015
25% Black November
  • Opuwel
  • Executive Producer
2015
No Score Yet Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jump Off
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet Slums 13
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Visual Reality
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Akon: Muzik of a Konvict
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Akon: His Story
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Akon: Konvicted
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Keith Sweat: Sweat Hotel
  • Actor
2007

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Performer
  • 2014
  • 2013
No Score Yet MTV's Hip-Hop POV
2012
  • Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Performer
  • 2011
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Performer
  • 2009
No Score Yet American Idol
2002-2016
  • Performer
  • 2007
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Performer
  • Musical Guest
  • 2006
No Score Yet Punk'd
2003-2012
  • Appearing
  • 2005

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