Born in Senegal and raised in New Jersey, Akon is a rapper whose unique sound blends silky voicework with African vocals and Southern beats.
Akon, Others ?Waiting? for Action on Ebola in New Ad (Watch)
*Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and ?The Walking Dead? actress Danai Gurira are among the celebrities literally waiting for the world to take action in a new online campaign addressing the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. In a video posted Wednesday, stars such as Will Ferrell, Thandie Newton and Connie Britton stare silently [?]EFCC Arraigns Prisons Accountant For N83m Fraud
0 Comments Sahara Reporters EFCC Arraigns Prisons Accountant For N83m Fraud 1 Day AgoMatt Damon, Ben Affleck and More Stars Appear in Bono's Powerful Ebola PSA
Other celebrities like Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Connie Britton, Ellie Goulding, Akon and Thandie Newton are also featured in the chilling PSA about the growing Ebola crisis in West Africa.Jersey City singer hopes to become next Akon; aid youth, Ebola victims
Sure, Eddmaster might rap and sing about "being fly, females and partying," but there's more to this Jersey City musician than meets the eye.Bono Recruits Matt Damon, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman & More for Ebola PSA
Given his extensive history of international activism, you might be surprised to see that Bono is keeping silent about the growing Ebola crisis in...One Campaign Video On Ebola Features Matt Damon, Morgan Freeman, Akon And Other Celebrities [VIDEO]
The Ebola virus has wreaked havoc on West Africa, treatments are inadequate, and the world waited too long to do anything about it. That?s the message of a new video from One Campaign, an international non-profit co-founded by U2 frontman Bono. The video features more than a dozen celebrities, including Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and Ellie Goulding, looking silently into the camera ...EFCC To Arraign Prisons Accountant Tomorrow For Stealing N200 Million
0 Comments Sahara Reporters EFCC To Arraign Prisons Accountant Tomorrow For Stealing N200 Million 17 Hours AgoBono, Will Ferrell and other celebrities ask in Ebola PSA: What are we waiting for?
We waited too long to react to Ebola. That's the message that the ONE campaign is saying in their new PSA. The video features an international array of celebrities, music stars and athletes including: Angélique Kidjo, ONE co-founder Bono, Akon, Ben Affleck, Connie Britton, Matt Damon, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman and Liberian healthcare workers.Bono, Affleck stay silent in ad on Ebola response
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and "The Walking Dead" actress Danai Gurira are among the celebrities playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.Watch the Ebola video that left the world's celebrities speechless
The ONE Campaign which brought together celebrities from every corner of the world was officially launched Wednesday August 19 and it is deafening.
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