Akon Net Worth, How Did Akon Build His Net Worth Up To $50 Million?

Akon Net Worth, How Did Akon Build His Net Worth Up To $50 Million?

Facts of Akon Net Worth, How Did Akon Build His Net Worth Up To $50 Million?

Net worth$80 million
Date of Birth:1973 April 16
First NameAkon
Last NameThiam
Age:51 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch

Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam is a legendary American singer and is most popular all around the world.Also, he is a songwriter, recorder, actor of Senegalese descent and a businessman.And he estimated the net worth of $80 million.

What Is The Net worth of Akon?

As being a businessman, singer and much more Akon have earned a huge amount of income and gather the net worth of $80 million.

Annual income: $9 million

Recently, his income is $10 to $12 million per year. He is also involved in many philanthropic curricular activities with electricity projects in poor and least leaving poor besides Africa.

He is also helping the people to get a proper access to electricity in African urban areas using solar tiles. Consequently, he has an expensive an more expected bulletproof van of whooping which was cost $35,000 by taking a decision to gift to the African president which is in serious cash. 

Akon has the earnings doubled when he was tied with 50 cents for fourth place on Forbes with the latest Hip pops cash kings which were estimated at $20 million at pretax earnings over for last 12 months an with the prior $12 million.

Akon is helping people get access to electricity in African villages using solar tiles. Similarly, Akon used to bring an expensive bulletproof van of whooping which cost $350,000, planning to gift it the African President. 

Know About The Property And Cars of Akon

Akon has put his renovated home on the market for $6.995 million in Alpharetta, a city roughly 26 miles north of downtown Atlanta.

The Manson building was established in 2014 and was an ultra-modern vibe similar to the singer. Woodland Hills home that came up for sale three years ago for $3.5 million. Akon bought the house in 2008 for $1.65 million, public records show. He sold a home in Sandy Springs G.., for $1.7 million.

His Lamborghini worth $319,250.

His Ferrari 458 Italia worth  $243,090.

His Porsche worth $78,100 

Know About The Career of Akon

Akon took place in Jersey City, New Jersey in which he started his career singing and performing as a teenager with his childhood. He reached and attended Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, but he dropped the university in the end.

After the success of his first album, he started his own labels, Kon Live Distribution, under Interscope Records and his sophomore effort released his second album, "Konvicted", in 2006 from his own label and was certified platinum, and has since gone triple platinum, gave him even more success by giving several chartbuster singles.

After that, the album featured guest appearances by the famous artists in two singles; Eminem "Smack That," peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 for five straight weeks."Smack That" and Snoop Dogg in "I Wanna Love You” song even earned him a Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration. 

His debut song "Trouble", released by Universal's imprint SRC Records turned his life around and he instantly got international stardom.

"Hold My Hand," which was released in 2009  after Jackson's death which was debuted with Michael Jackson. He co-wrote Lady Gaga’s hit song "Just Dance,".

Also, he is a first solo artist to get listed in a Guinness Book of World as the 1 selling artist for master ringtones in the world.

He has worked with many singers like  Ciara, T.I., David Guetta, Ludacris, Eminem, Snoop Dogg and many more.

Beyond his work in music, Akon is also a businessman and the owner of two clothing lines Konvict and Aliaune and various real estate investments and has no limited only to film and music industry.

He also founded the Konfidence Foundation with the mission of empowering disadvantaged youth in the United States and Africa.

Over the years, he has also become a very successful businessman. He has a number of real estate investments along with the possession of two famous clothing lines named Aliaune and Konvict. 

He is also the founder of the Konfidence Foundation whose main motive is to empower the disadvantaged youth of Africa and the US.

Know About The Early Life of Akon

Akon was born on 16 April 1973, in  St. Louis, the United States as Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam, which is too long.

Akon was born to and raised in a musical setting. He was taught to play several instruments including the djembe. His father name is Mor Thiam who is known for Jazz percussionist and his mother name is Kine Thiam who is a dancer. He has one brother and one sister named Bu Thiam (brother), Khady Thiam (sister).

He attended high school in the United States and has released several albums which become number one hit that combine his R&B style vocals with pop beats. 

Is Akon Married Or Not? Let's Know

Akon was in a relationship with Tomeka Thiam and got married to her but there is no proper information about there children.

Controversy And Criminal History of Akon

Akon faced a lot of legal difficulties and numerous controversy. There were rumors that he had exaggerated his criminal background in the year 2008 which he had not. He claimed in the interviews that run a car-theft ring or written his first album during a three-year prison sentence. Also, he made to serve in jail for the possession of the stolen car in the year 1998, and he was released when the charges were dropped.

Akon faced criminal charges in the year 2007 after he threw a fan off the stage during a concert in Poughkeepsie, New York. The same year, he has also drawn fire for his decision to invest in an African diamond mine and was widely criticized for inappropriate sexual behavior onstage with an underage girl in Trinidad and Tobago.

Social Media Profile of Akon

Akon is also involved in various social media such as like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and many more. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 6.46M followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than3.4m Followers, 619 Following, 1440 Posts (@akon) on Instagram. 

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