Akon Songs

Editor's Pick
Scarface ft. Akon - The Exit Plan Artwork
Artist: Scarface
Featuring: Akon
Given the H-Town veteran’s twenty-plus years of experience in the game, it’s natural that youngins turn to Scarface for advice on how to conduct their hustle. And he’s happy to... More
Posted 4 months ago
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Raekwon ft. Akon - Call of Duty Artwork
Artist: Raekwon
Featuring: Akon
Raekwon doesn’t have to play Call of Duty; he lives it. On the latest single off his sixth solo set, the Chef offers us an up-close and personal glimpse at life in the trenches of the hip-hop... More
Posted about 6 months ago
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T-Pain ft. Akon & 2Face - If I Got It Artwork
Artist: T-Pain
Featuring: Akon
Last month, T-Pain stepped into the Booth with F**k ‘Em, a bullet-riddled anti-hater anthem which won high praise from our readers. As it turned out, the cut wasn’t simply a loosie; it... More
Posted 9 months ago
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Snoop Lion ft. Akon - Tired of Running Artwork
Artist: Snoop Lion
Featuring: Akon
Album: Reincarnated
Though Calvin Broadus recently rolled out a brand new alter ego, Snoopzilla, he’s not quite ready to put Snoop Lion back on the shelf. Today, the West Coast phenom dons his rastacap to bring us... More
Posted about 12 months ago
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Akon - So Blue Artwork
Artist: Akon
Song: So Blue
It’s sad, but true; even fantastically attractive people occasionally feel down. When Akon sees a beautiful woman walking down the street without a smile on her face, the sight pains him so much... More
Posted one year ago
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DJ Khaled ft. Scarface, Jadakiss, Meek Mill, Akon, John Legend & Anthony Hamilton - Never Surrender Artwork
Artist: DJ Khaled
As the title of the We the Best capo’s next solo set attests, DJ Khaled‘s journey to the top hasn’t been easy, but his never-say-die attitude saw him through the difficult times. On... More
Posted one year ago
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Salaam Remi ft. Akon - One in the Chamber Artwork
Featuring: Akon
A multi-platinum certified beatsmith who’s produced hits for everyone from Nas to Fergie, Salaam Remi is preparing to step into the spotlight with the release of his debut studio album, One: In... More
Posted one year ago
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Mavado ft. Akon & Rick Ross - Rise Up Artwork
Artist: Mavado
Featuring: Akon | Rick Ross
Song: Rise Up
On May 1, International Worker’s Day, labor supporters worldwide hit the streets to demonstrate in support of worker’s rights. (In the U.S., it’s known by the less... More
Posted one year ago
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David Guetta ft. Ne-Yo & Akon - Play Hard Artwork
Featuring: Ne-Yo | Akon
With an arsenal of cataloged wildin out, club tunes it should come as no surprise that French producer David Guetta has opted to Play Hard on his latest single. Joining Guetta on his electro-heavy jam... More
Posted one year ago
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Wiz Khalifa ft. Akon - Let It Go Artwork
Featuring: Akon
Album: O.N.I.F.C
Wiz Khalifa‘s worked his ass off to get to where he is today, but still, even he has to be surprised at the short time it’s taken him to grow from a hungry rap buzzmaker to (as Nathan S.... More
Posted one year ago
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Akon ft. Wiz Khalifa - Dirty Work Artwork
Artist: Akon
Featuring: Wiz Khalifa
Stripping is Dirty Work, but someone’s gotta do it. At least, so says Akon on his latest Booth feature, a new single off his long-delayed senior set. The final, radio-ready version of a cut... More
Posted one year ago
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Wonder Girls ft. Akon - Like Money Artwork
Featuring: Akon
While Americans tend to think that music begins and ends at our borders, there are global superstars being made well beyond the U.S.’ reach. Case in point, Korean pop sensations The Wonder... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Akon
Artist: Akon
Featuring: Yo Gotti
Song: We On
With his next mixtape just a week and change from release, Akon has hooked up with a Southern mainstay to drop a brand new street single off the project. On the hard-hustling We On, The Honorable C... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Akon
Artist: Akon
Way back in 2010, Akon performed his senior set’s lead single, Angel, live at the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show. Though the tactic failed to ‘net the project a solid drop... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Ca$h Out
Artist: Ca$h Out
Featuring: Akon | Jeezy | Fabolous | Yo Gotti
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. A local Southern hip-hop song catches fire thanks to a supremely catchy hook and infectious beat. It becomes a national sensation and before you know it,... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Akon ft. French Montana - Hurt Somebody Artwork
Artist: Akon
Featuring: French Montana
Update: Click “Watch Now” above to view Akon’s Gil Green-directed “Hurt Somebody” video. Proven hit-maker Akon is back with his latest promo single…and he is going to... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Verse Simmonds ft. Akon - Keep It 100 Artwork
Artist: Verse
Featuring: Akon
Update: Click “Listen Now” above to watch Verse’s “Keep It 100” video. With the sexual exploits Verse Simmonds has chronicled on his past Booth features, you might... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Mavado ft. Akon - Survivor Artwork
Artist: Mavado
Featuring: Akon
I think we can now officially declare Akon hip-hop’s official Survivor. In 2005 Young Jeezy grabbed Kon for his single Soul Survivor, last summer Akon dropped street single Still a Survivor and now... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Akon
Artist: Akon
Logically speaking, if an individual qualifies for “survivor” status at any point in his or her life, all that’s necessary in order to retain that status is not to die. Nonetheless,... More
Posted 3 years ago
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K. Michelle
Featuring: Akon
Song: MP3
With her debut studio album still pending, Jive songstress K. Michelle is carefully weighing her options for her next single selection. One of several such contenders, MP3 is a silky-smooth, Jazze... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Asher Roth ft. Akon - Last Man Standing Artwork
Artist: Asher Roth
Featuring: Akon
Once derided as a lightweight (though hailed by some as a breath of fresh air), Asher Roth has spent his post-Bread Aisle career making the necessary preparations for his reemergence as a serious... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Akon ft. Big Meech - Time Is Money Artwork
Artist: Akon
Akon’s Time is Money leaked a little over a year ago, but today we finally get the final, mastered version, which finds the Konvict CEO replacing former guest feature Caribbean duo Rock City with... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Akon ft. Chris Brown - Take It Down Low Artwork
Artist: Akon
Featuring: Chris Brown
If you woke up this morning thinking, “I wonder what Akon is up to lately?” or “I really hope Chris Brown tries to rap on another song – his verse on ‘Look At Me Now’ was actually... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Ya Boy ft. Akon - Lock Down Artwork
Artist: Ya Boy
Featuring: Akon
Featured back in February, promo single F_#k U Rite found Ya Boy informing a girl that, though he wasn’t exactly swimming in paper just yet, he made up for it with the kind of lovemaking skills... More
Posted 3 years ago
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DJ Felli Fel ft. Akon, Pitbull & JD - Boomerang Artwork
Featuring: Akon | Pitbull | Jermaine Dupri
DJ Felli Fel has been working on his debut project for a minute. And when I say a minute, I mean that 2007’s Get Buck in Here was one of the singles that was planned for his Go DJ! album. Though the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Nick Cannon ft. Akon - Famous Artwork
Featuring: Akon
Song: Famous
I don’t know what could have driven Nick Cannon to question his celebrity status (Concussion? Existential crisis?), but I don’t think the man has anything to worry about. To paraphrase an... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Editor's Pick
The Lonely Island ft. Akon - I Just Had Sex Artwork
Featuring: Akon
Here’s a Zen koan for y’all: do The Lonely Island make comedy records that just so happen to take the form of hip-hop, or do they make hip-hop records that just so happen to be about... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Editor's Pick
Dr. Dre ft. Snoop Dogg & Akon - Kush Artwork
Artist: Dr. Dre
Featuring: Snoop Dogg | Akon
Song: Kush
Earlier today, Dr. Dre rode into Compton on an real, live unicorn, holding aloft the Holy Grail (which was filled with water from the fabled Fountain of Youth), and spoke three words to the shocked... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Editor's Pick
Michael Jackson ft. Akon - Hold My Hand Artwork
Featuring: Akon
Now, this is more like it. After listening to last week’s Breaking News, Michael Jackson fans were left scratching their heads thinking “What is this? Is it even MJ? Why are they releasing... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Flo Rida ft. Akon - Who Dat Girl Artwork
Artist: Flo Rida
Featuring: Akon
Like… well, just about everything the dude’s released, new single Who Dat Girl sees Flo Rida overtaken by the charms of a beautiful woman. This time, however, the story’s set not at... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Akon ft. Rick Ross - Give It to ‘Em Artwork
Artist: Akon
Featuring: Rick Ross
For most of us, accumulating cash and achieving renown are things that take a tremendous amount of time and effort, with failure lurking around every corner. Such is not the case, however, for Akon.... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Nelly
Artist: Nelly
Featuring: T-Pain | Akon
With lead single Just a Dream, Nelly succeeded in cracking the Billboard Top 10 and got the gears turning for the release of his fifth full-length. Secure in the knowledge of a job well done, the St.... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Editor's Pick
Akon - Angel Artwork
Artist: Akon
Song: Angel
As an artist, Akon certainly dropped off the face of the earth didn’t he? Or at least it feels that way in today’s incredibly fast-paced music game. After going well over a year without a solo... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Akon
Artist: Akon
Featuring: Clinton Sparks
Are you ready to party, Booth readers? Personally, I’m not quite there – but that probably has something to do with the fact that it’s 10:00 AM as I write this, and I’m still... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Kardinal Offishall ft. Akon - Body Bounce Artwork
Featuring: Akon
You ever think that something would go together perfectly, then come to find out that the mixture just doesn’t work? You know, like sandals with socks. Yeah, well Body Bounce is one of those... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Matisyahu
Artist: Matisyahu
Featuring: Akon
Song: One Day
In 2006 Matisyahu enjoyed an unlikely turn in the national spotlight – after all it’s not every day an orthodox Jewish rapper/singer/beatboxer with a distinctly reggae style gets played on MTV –... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Jay-J
Artist: Jay-J
Featuring: Akon
If you’re surfing the ‘net from the U.S. of A., this may be your first encounter with up-and-coming singer Jay-J, but it likely won’t be your last. Having won first place in Belgian... More
Posted about 5 years ago
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French Montana
Featuring: Akon
Thanks to the success of his Cocaine City street DVD series, South Bronx native French Montana captured the attention of quite a few industry figures, many of whom had never previously heard of the... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Billy Blue
Artist: Billy Blue
Featuring: Akon
I can’t think of too many times when I would really want to hear someone’s life story—few experiences are more boring and awkward than smiling and nodding vacantly as someone you’ve... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Cassie
Artist: Cassie
Featuring: Akon
Still struggling to finally get her sophomore album, now titled Electro Love, a solid drop date, Cassie has released yet another potential single to radio.  I know what many of you Booth-heads... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Rock City
Artist: Rock City
Featuring: Akon
Rock City’s story reads a little like the plot of a Disney sports movie in which a team of underdogs overcome multiple obstacles before pulling off a big win and ultimately being crowned as... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Akon
Artist: Akon
When Akon, Colby O’Donis, and Kardinal Offishall‘s Beautiful first hit the Booth, it wasn’t set to become an official single.  Some time later, though, ‘Kon and his associates... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Ace Hood
Artist: Ace Hood
Featuring: Akon | T-Pain
On November 18 of ‘08, DJ Khaled protégé and South Florida native Ace Hood released his debut album, Gutta.  At last report, that album has only sold 90,000 copies after four months on... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Rock City
Artist: Rock City
Featuring: Akon | Swizz Beatz
While waiting for a follow-up to the moderately successful Losin’ It, Rock City have been keeping their name out there with uber-creative freestyles (see No Air, Paper Planes, U Gotta Go Right... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Jim Jones
Artist: Jim Jones
Featuring: Akon
In recent months, we’ve heard quite a few R&B singers use onomatopoeia to set a sultry mood; on Jim Jones latest feature, however, the Dipset emcee reminds us that lyrical sound effects can... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Fat Joe
Artist: Fat Joe
Featuring: Akon
With eight studio albums under his belt, Fat Joe remains the metaphorical Elephant in the Room – a prolific, talented artist who hasn’t quite managed to achieve recognition as a hip-hop... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Play N Skillz
Featuring: Akon
Though DJBooth is now in its fourth year of featuring new music, several artists who were working on new albums when we began are still preparing the same projects for release.  Such is the case... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Tone Trump
Artist: Tone Trump
Featuring: Akon | Baby aka Birdman | I-20
Boasting such heavyweights as Beanie Sigel, The Roots, Freeway, and Cassidy, as well as underground up-and-comers like G.A.G.E., Kevin Michael, and Rocky Fontaine, Philly is more than ready to step... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Slim Thug
Artist: Slim Thug
Featuring: Akon
When haters start spewing unfounded criticism, most emcees respond with outpourings of vicious bile (see K. Sparks’ F*ck Outta Here, also featured today).  Slim Thug, however, is nothing if... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Shontelle
Artist: Shontelle
Featuring: Akon
One of the golden rules of pop music is that sentimentality sells – starry-eyed odes to true love at first sight have dominated the airwaves since, well, the invention of radio.  In reality, of... More
Posted 5 years ago
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