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Born on April 30, 1973 to legendary percussionist and jazz musician Mor Thiam whose expertise for playing the Djembe, a traditional African drum, has been touted as "unrivaled," he was grateful for his family musical background that later on did helpful in paving the way for him to embark on a musical career and gain success in the industry, making him one of the icons in the 21st century. Louis, Akon grew up in Senegal before he and his family returned to the United States and settled in New Jersey when he was seven.While in Jersey City, he discovered hip-hop for the first time by the time he started hanging around with local thugs crowd.The singer, who is of Senegalese-American descent, has recently opened a Solar Academy as part of his effort to bring electricity to 600 million people in rural communities across Africa.Located in Bamako, Mali, the academy's aim is to help engineers produce solar power.Hanging with the group, Akon also became popular for his bravery in fighting and was jailed for armed robbery and drug distribution charges.

Aliaune Damala Dakha Bouga Time Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam, often going by the shorter Aliaune Thiam, is best known by his fans simply as Akon.Being brought up in an environment that treasures the true artistic value of musicianship and revels in the mastering of instrumental skill, it was Akon's deep rooted love and passion for music that later on encouraged him to record tracks in a home studio upon being freed from behind bars.The tapes found their way to SRC/Universal which eventually released Akon's debut LP "Trouble" in June 2004.In his song Senegal he says, "So what you know about how God comes first in our lives, everything that we do is for Allah." Mike Tyson: The former boxing champion Mike Tyson was sentenced to prison for rape, and converted to Islam while in prison.Not many knew of his conversion until Tyson publicly tweeted a photo of himself performing the Umra pilgrimage in Mecca in 2010, in front of the Holy Kaaba.