Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam, better known as Akon, is an American singer, rapper, songwriter, businessman, record producer and actor.

Akon Height and Weight

Akon Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)

Akon Height: 5′ 10¾” (1.80 m)

Akon Shoe Size/Feet Size: 11 (US) or 10 (UK) or 45 (EU)

Akon Zodiac Sign: Aries

Akon Net Worth: $80 million

Akon Hair Color: Black

Akon Eye Color: Dark Brown

Date Of Birth: 16 April 1973

Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Birth Name: Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam

Nationality: American

Race or Ethnicity: Black/Wolof Senegalese

Spouse: Tomeka Akon

Parents: Mor Thiam, Kine Gueye Thiam

Active from: 1996

Genre: Pop, Dance-Pop, Contemporary R&B


Akon Facts

Set to release his sophomore album, ‘Konvicted’, in November. The first single, “Smack Tnat” (featuring Eminem) has been released. [September 2006]

He is also known for his reggae music. “Ghetto” is one of his popular songs. “Mama Africa” is created in 2007.



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