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  1. Akon Lists Woodland Hills Estate for $3.5 Million

    1:57 pm 7/9/2014

    The property owned by Grammy-nominated artist and producer is being quietly marketed.Read more

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  2. 'American Idol' Alum Pia Toscano Joins Jennifer Lopez on Tour as Backup Singer

    10:11 pm 6/26/2014

    The season 10 favorite reveals the "Idol" judge has "taken her under her wing" during a Beverly Hills charity event at Crustacean for the David Foster Foundation.Read more

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  3. Cannes Video: Gary Dourdan and Akon Bring Awareness to The Heart Fund

    11:01 am 5/21/2014

    The two actors join Jimmy Jean Louis and Dr. David Luu in Cannes as ambassadors to the nonprofit that helps fight cardiovascular diseases. The Heart Fund fights cardiac diseases by providing free heart surgery to children in need. Read more

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  4. Steve Rifkind, Loud Music and SRC Records Founder, Leaves Universal

    11:21 am 7/31/2012

    The music industry veteran, whose label is home to Melanie Fiona, Ray J, Akon and Asher Roth, exits with more than a year left on his contract. Will his roster follow?Read more

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  5. 'American Idol' Burning Questions: What Did Colton Dixon Really Want to Sing? Did Lady Gaga Inspire Elise Testone's Outfit?

    3:53 am 4/12/2012

    Plus: Why does Jessica Sanchez only want to go solo? Who does Skylar Laine wish to hear from on Twitter? THR has the answers...Read more

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  6. 'American Idol': Jimmy Iovine Recruits Akon as Guest Mentor

    11:27 am 4/10/2012

    The remaining seven finalists will perform songs from "This Decade" on Wednesday.Read more

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  7. SXSW 2012: Snoop Dogg Smokes Pot (Surprise!), Praises Doritos in Bizarre Show

    10:15 am 3/16/2012

    The rapper performed a series of his hits with style and ease amid surreal surroundings.Read more

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  8. Katy Perry, Akon to perform at Victoria’s Secret show

    12:28 am 10/14/2010

    Runway show to air Nov. 30 on CBS.Read more

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