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With Suffering From Success set to release tomorrow, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/dj-khaled">DJ Khaled</a> serves up one more free slice with the video for "Never Surrender.
<a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/zackomalleygreenburg/2012/09/05/cash-kings-2012-hip-hops-top-earners/">Forbes Magazine</a>, the leader in counting rappers' riches recently released their weekly yearly <a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/zackomalleygreenburg/2012/09/05/cash-kings-2012-hip-hops-top-earners/">"Cash Kings" list of Hip-Hop's top earners</a>.
I knew it was bound to happen.
Damn, didn't <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/12/download-waka-flocka-and-french-montana-lock-out-mixtape">French Montana</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/11/download-juicy-j-blue-dream-and-lean-mixtape">Juicy J</a> just drop new mixtapes within the past couple weeks.
It's just assumed when <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/akon">Akon</a> drops off something new, more than likely it's going to be for the radio.
If you ever found yourself writing "Fabolous" on a term paper like it belonged in the dictionary, then you probably have come to the conclusion that Loso's impact in music has undoubtedly made a dent.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=195834"> First of all, let it be known "Last Man Standing" is a good song. Better than the average <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/asher-roth">Asher Roth</a>, without question.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=183668"> Akon may be a little <a href="http://www.vladtv.com/blog/42225/akon-gets-extra-close-with-the-ladies-in-paris-vip-room/">too popular with the ladies</a> to dedicate the greater portion of music to the streets these days, but think he's lost his ear for those gun sounds and criminal activity soundtracks.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=183003"> When a hot prospect signs to a well-known artist's imprint, a feature from said superstar for the ensuing talent's first hit is assumed. When <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/ya-boy">Ya Boy</a> signed to <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/akon">Akon's </a>Konvict Music label in 2010, little did he know "Lock Down" was the song that would officially kick off his California Konvict LP and the next chapter his nearlydecade-long career.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=158804"> Fresh off his MJ and Dre features, Akon tries to keep his name ringing and he’s got something for the clubs, bringing Luda along for the ride for "Drop Down." Will Akon ever go away? Hell no. And with these futuristic dance tracks the kids love, he'll back be dominating radio playlists again very soon. Akon Feat. Ludacris – "Drop Down" H/T: <a href="http://nahright.com/news/2010/12/31/akon-ft-ludacris-drop-down/">FOS</a>.
Jeff Bridges hosted "Saturday Night Live" this weekend, but the highlight of the show came from the digital short, a debut of Lonely Island's "I Just Had Sex" featuring Akon (the first single off of Lonely Island's second album).
<a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/i-just-had-sex-single/id410395279"> Dedicated to those who walk around smelling like the lubricant glazed on Trojan® products, the Grammy-Nominated comedic misfits, The Lonely Island, want you to know that they just porked Jessica Alba---and are damn proud of it. That's figuritavely speaking, of course. She's one of the co-stars of their new video, which precedes their next album. Also aptly featured are John McEnroe (because fornication is the only thing that allows him to crack a smile) and crooner Akon (because he's married to half of Sudan). This is good for a carefree laugh but if elementary kids start singing it, we're going to need an intervention, America. For those that just had sex before reading this post, it's already available <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/i-just-had-sex-single/id410395279">on iTunes</a>.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=147705"> Could Dre, Jimmy Iovine and Interscope finally decide to put Detox on store shelves in 2011? The odds are improving since <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=147705">"Kush"</a> has been fairly well-received - or at least not panned like other leaks - and branded as an official single.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/flo-rida-turn-around-54321-video"> What's your addiction? Is it money? Is it girls? Is it weed? Flo Rida has be afflicted by not one, not two but by all three. Mainly because his place of residence just so happens to be one of Miami's multiple nightclubs and you can find all of the aforementioned vices in abundance. He sleeps on beds of linoleum, showers with 80% proof alcohol and has a DJ act as his personal alarm clock. All this would be pretty scummy if his neighbors didn't happen to be the 5'7", long-haired model types who can keep up all night in designer heels. Check out he's living on his musical rendition of Cribs and the soundtrack is also <a href="http://officialflo.com/onlyoneflo/">available</a> for those of you who want to party in your own iHome.
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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/download-dr-dre-feat-snoop-dogg-and-akon-kush"> Okay, now that Jay Electronica is out from hiding, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/download-eminem-and-royce-da-5-9-living-proof">Eminem & Royce</a> are recording towards their album again, I guess the moons have aligned for Dr.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/04/quincy-jones-feat-akon-strawberry-letter-23-video-q-soul-bossa-nostra"> You can't question <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/akon">Akon's</a> ability.