|It’s been confirmed! Award-winning Senegalese-American artiste Akon will present a show on Live 91.9 FM, when the station starts proper programming next month.
The arrangement, which would see the Konvict Music boss host his pre-recorded internationally-syndicated weekend show called Akon Hit Lab, is one of many on-air packages driven at getting a solid listenership base for the station.
Akon Hit Lab would air Saturdays, 6pm to 8pm and would be heavy on music, featuring the biggest hits, celebrity interviews and music from new artistes.
Akon’s Hitlab is a weekly syndicated 2 hour radio show currently being broadcasted on radio stations in 15 different countries around the world, reaching millions of listeners each week.
It fuses the biggest top 40 dance/ club hits, talented, new, up and coming artists and one-of-a-kind access to celebrities and recording artists around the world.
Born Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam, he has sold millions of albums around the world and collaborated with countless pop and hip-hop icons such as Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Snoop Dog and Eminem.