This weekend (July 23), through his company Akon Lighting Africa, the entrepreneur is bringing Atlanta a unique festival! Click inside to find out more!


Akon is always putting on for Africa. His latest venture will push the continent into the financial space with his new cryptocurrency, Akoin.

He says his company, Akon Lighting Africa, could have restored power in Puerto Rico five months faster than the government.

The former manager to The Game, Akon and Mike Tyson was already serving two life sentences for other crimes.

It's turning out to be a great week for Akon.

It's been a minute since we've heard from Akon, but the seasoned vet is back with "Whole Lot" featuring Migos.

Although he’s been absent on the music scene recently, Akon has been working to bring electricity to 600 million Africans with his initiative Lighting Africa. At the United Nations Sustainable Energy for All Forum, Akon announced his plan to launch a new solar academy for the continent. Reports say that the academy would help with developing the […]