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Here Are the Musicians Warned By the FTC For Not Disclosing #Sponcon

Instagram "influencers" are the opposite of truth in advertising. Will drinking "Fit Tea" make you as hot as a Kardashian? (No.) Was Tavi Gevinson really doing #sponcon for…
Anna Gaca / May 9, 2017

WATCH: New Dr. Dre Video Feat. Snoop, Akon

Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg are together again, and in the just-released video for the first single off the Doc's decade-in-the-making album Detox, the boys…
William Goodman / December 10, 2010

Akon Talks New Michael Jackson Album + More

Michael Jackson's first posthumous album, Michael, will arrive next week, but Akon, who collaborated with Jackson on lead single "Hold My Hand," says…
SPIN Staff / December 8, 2010

New Michael Jackson LP Features Akon and 50 Cent

After announcing that a new Michael Jackson record would be released on December 14, Sony Records has now unveiled the tracklisting for the King of…
Kevin O'Donnell / November 12, 2010

Akon

What? Considering his penchant for hurling fans from the stage, it's a bit of a surprise singer/songwriter/producer Akon continues to fill venues -- and top…
William Goodman / December 2, 2008

Pharrell, T-Pain, Nelly, Akon Unite for Supergroup

First Rule of Nelly's Supergroup: Uphold the Oath of Secrecy. Second Rule of Nelly's Supergroup: Don't worry about the Nelly's Supergroup's Oath of Secrecy if…
Melissa Goldstein / October 23, 2008

F*cked Up for 12 Hours Straight!

Eat your heart out, New York Marathon. Those headbanging neighbors from Canada, Fucked Up, undertook a decidedly different test of endurance yesterday, playing a 12-hour…
Larry Fitzmaurice / October 15, 2008