In the world of singing sensations; Akon is a prominent name. He is the nominated Grammy award holder with numerous melodious and heart-touching songs that he has ever produced in his career. Talking about his background…most of us wouldn’t even know his full name. He is Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam, coming from a Senegalese American background and is a renowned multi-talented star. Akon is not only an R&B singer, but a song writer, record producer and a successful businessman.
Akon was born on 16th April, 1973. He belonged to a musical family and getting raised up there he learned various musical instruments including, guitar, drums and djembe. His father was a renowned percussionist and jazz musician, while his mother was a famous dancer.
He had seen some tough stages in his life, where he got imprisoned for three years against the drug dealing charges and armed robbery. While he was imprisoned, he worked on his singing skills and improved a lot there. Right after getting released from the jail, he started to work on song writing and singing in his home studio, and since then he has been producing some amazing numbers and there he is now, ruling the R&B genre all over the world.
Listed down is his complete range of songs that he has ever produced throughout his career. For year 2013 and 2014, keep your fingers crossed for his upcoming album by the name of “Stadium”, however songs list for that hasn’t been leaked out as yet. As for now, we’re listing down his ever-produced songs, year wise for your review.
Akon Complete All Album Songs Collection
Oh Africa (main)
Right now na, na, na (main, remix and instrumental)
Against the grain
Be with you
Best of both worlds (noodles mix)
Gun in head (noodles mix)
I’m so fly
I’m so paid
Keep you much longer
My dreams (noodles mix)
Over the edge
Take it back (intro)
We don’t care
Sorry, blame it on me (main and instrumental)
Smack that (main, clean edit and explicit)
I can’t wait
I wanna love you
Never took the time
Once in a while
Tired of running
Bananza (belly dance acappella, explicit and instrumental)
Kill the dance, got something for ya’
Bananza (belly dancer)
Don’t let up
Pot of gold
When the time’s right
Crack Rock instrumental
Operations of nature (acapella, instrumental, LP, remix instrumental and remix)
The above listed songs shine upon his successful career; however these are not the only ones! He has not even sung songs for his own albums, but has featured in more than 300 songs with various artists. Out of those, 35 top the charts and were ranked among the top R&B songs. Throughout his career, he has attained much fame and success through his untiring efforts in his singing career, which has been praised by many professionals and his huge fan following. However, we’ll be looking up to his latest release for year 2013-14, which surely has got something amazing to entertain us.