Akon is an American R&B singer-songwriter, rapper and producer from St. Louis, Missouri. He is best known for tracks such as Locked Up, Lonely, Smack That, I Wanna Love You, Don't Matter, Sorry, Blame It on Me and Right Now (Na Na Na).
He rose to prominence when his debut single, Locked Up, reached #8 in the Billboard Hot 100 in 2014. His debut album, ‘Trouble’, came out later in the year and reached #18 in the album chart. His second album, ‘Konvicted’, performed even better, reaching #2 in the chart, while ‘Freedom’, released in 2008 reached #7.
Akon heads to the UK for shows this autumn. Catch him live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.