Akon in an interview with VJ Denrele of Channel O Africa confirmed his plans to expand his Kon Live Label into Nigeria with the Konvict Africa movement. He also confirmed that the African movement has signed up 2Face, P-Square and Wizkid to his music label as the first major African artists.
Akon filled VJ Denrele in on his future plans to promote their the artists and their music outside of Africa as well as his plans for his Kon Live Empire.
Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam, better known as simply Akon is a Senegalese American R&B recording artist, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and businessman. His Labels include Konvict Muzik, Kon Live Distribution, Universal, SRC, Upfront. Akon was born on April 16, 1973 at St. Louis Missouri, U.S.