Beyond Solar Power: Akon’s ‘Akoin’ Aims to Build Africa’s New Economy


As globalization and technology continue to provide more opportunities for people throughout the world, a few significant challenges remain- especially in underdeveloped countries with less than stable economies and national currencies. For years, cryptocurrency experts have stressed the importance of building crypto-based economies in countries such as these (many of them in Africa). Now Akon, […]

[Watch] Akon Caught In Scandal With Instagram Model


Rapper Akon is the latest celebrity to get caught up in a scandal with Instagram model Celina Powell—and she’s got receipts. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Previously know for claiming sexual relationships with rappers Offset, Waka Flocka and Snoop Dogg— her latest victim, appears to be Akon and she posted and deleted a video on […]

Snoop Dogg, Akon Perform at Jersey City’s 4th of July Extravaganza


If you were in Jersey City on the 4th of July, you had the opportunity to party with Snoop Dogg. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The OG headlined a free concert with about 100,000 attendees at the Hudson River Waterfront. Snoop took the stage at about 9:20 pm and performed a slew of classics including, […]

Recap: ’50 Star Fire Show’ Featuring Snoop Dogg


Yesterday The Source celebrated the Fourth of July by rocking through hip-hop classics with Snoop Dogg and special guests.  Dubbed the ’50 Star Fire Show’, the carnival-style event was held on the Jersey City Waterfront Harborside with New York City playing the perfect backdrop. The annual festival included music, food, performances, and of course—fireworks. Visit […]

Akon To Open His Own City In Senegal Controlled By ‘Akoin’ Cryptocurrency

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International artist and producer Akon has always been active outside of the studio bringing necessities to his people, but the “Locked Up” singer’s next game-changing plan I see to build his own city. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Konvict Muzik CRO has linked with the president of his home country of Senegal and negotiated […]

Akon Was Denied Contract to Restore Power to Puerto Rico

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TMZ caught up with singer and humanitarian, Akon on Saturday to ask him about the recovery situation in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. In 2015, Akon became the center of attention for his work in Africa with his Akon Lighting Africa venture. To date, Akon has brought electricity to millions of homes in Africa with […]

[Interview] DJ Hardwerk Talks Alternative Energy And Working With Akon

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Addressing the current issues of today, DJ Hardwerk is doing his part to contribute to the world in its time of need. From police brutality, dirty politics to disease, we’re all experiencing some scary times. This can easily make us all wonder, “How are we going to survive all of this? Will we be okay?” Visit […]

Kid Ink and Fetty Wap Vow to Keep Their “Promise”

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Scout’s honor. With his word as his bond, Kid Ink takes an oath of love on the DJ Mustard-produced “Promise,” a trustworthy collaboration with Fetty Wap from his new 11-track mixtape Summer in the Winter, available on Christmas with additional appearances from Akon, Omarion, and more. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Sensing a bit of […]

K Camp Recruits 50 Cent And Akon For The “Comfortable” Remix

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A few months ago, 50 Cent was seen online jamming to K Camp‘s hit single “Comfortable” and expressing admiration for the tune. It seems that the stars aligned because today, the Atlanta upstart has unveiled the official remix for the single along which features 50 Cent and superstar Akon. This comes just as K Camp […]

Study Shows No Slowdown In Global Warming

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With record low temperatures during the start of summer 2015, climatic change and global warming are the current hot topics up for debate Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information A new climate study was released Thursday that refutes the claim that there’s been a slowdown in the Earth’s warming rate and it has caused quite a […]

Akon Launches “Solar Academy” That Will Supply Electricity To 600 Million Africans


Superstar Akon announces his Akon Lighting Africa initiative at the United Nations headquarters Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Senegalese-American pop singer Akon, whose Akon Lighting Africa initiative aims to bring electricity to some of the 600 million Africans who currently lack it, announced the launch of a new “Solar Academy” for the people of Africa. […]

Black Circle Family Artist Money Man Drops “Average” Visuals

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information   Finding success with his video “On The Way,” Money Man wastes no time releasing the second video in his arsenal called, “Average.”  There’s nothing average about the way that Money Man moves through the world with bands on deck.  With a quiet demeanor, Money Man shows why he’s gotten the attention of Akon’sKonvict Music.  Currently Money Man  has songs with Gucci Mane and Sy […]

Fashion Conscious: Akon, Madonna, and More Debut Conscious Fashion to Raise Awareness

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DEFEND takes fashion consciousness to a whole new level… Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information You may have heard the term “fashion conscious” before, but DEFEND is bringing the “conscious” to fashion consciousness with their line designed to raise awareness.  Rather than asking you dump a bucket of ice water on your head, Defend Paris has […]

Sean Kingston Celebrates His Birthday at Superclub Tuesdays With YMCMB

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Sean Kingston hit up #SupperclubTuesdays to celebrate his 24th birthday with Supreme Team LA. YMCMB’s Lil Wayne and Mack Maine was also present to join in on the festivities along with Wiz Khalifa, Akon and Karrueche.  He enjoyed a custom Rolex birthday cake as everyone sang “Happy Birthday” to him. Everyone enjoyed the topless acrobatic bottle service presentations, beautiful […]