With worldwide sales of over seven million albums and certified gold & platinum status in over 23 countries, Grammy-nominated AKON is one of the most recognizable voices in music today. AKON boasts two multi-platinum albums and 21 Billboard Hot 100 songs, and is best known as the first artiste to hold both the one and two spots simultaneously on the Billboard charts twice. Instrumental in discovering Lady Gaga. The Senegalese-American singe has had over 145 guest appearances featuring artistes such as Michael Jackson and Gwen Stefani.
AKON released his new album Freedom in 2 December 2008, which spawned 4four monster singles: “Right Now (Na Na Na)”, “I’m So Paid” (featuring Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy), “Beautiful” (featuring Kardinal Offishall and Colby O’Donis) and “We Don’t Careâ€.
A singer-songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur, he has had six Grammy Awards nominations and has produced many hits for artists such as Lady Gaga, Colby O’Donis and Leona Lewis. Lady Gaga and T-Pain are two artists who were given their chance at fame by AKON.
AKON is now working on his fourth studio album, Stadium Music, of which some tracks are produced by David Guetta. The album’s lead single, “Angel”, will be released to US radio stations on September 14, 2010.
AKON has established the Konfidence Foundation. This is a non-profit organization which is dedicated to increasing public awareness of the conditions in Africa and empowering individuals with the tools needed to build the Africa of tomorrow.
8 Jan 2011
Approx 2 hrs
Singapore Indoor Stadium
TICKET PRICE (EXCLUDE BOOKING FEE)
Standard (Free Standing) – S$148
Standard (Reserved Seating) – S$158, S$128, S$108, S$88