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The 26-year-old rapper - whose full name is Michael Dapaah - has admitted the 'Hotline Bling' hitmaker is a huge supporter of him and often messages the artist over social media.Speaking to The Daily Star newspaper, the 'Balance' vocalist said: ''Drake has been following me for a while, he shows a lot of lobe and we speak via DM all the time.''Continue reading: Drake Shows Big Shaq 'a Lot Of Love'Years ago, two brothers lived on the wrong side of the law.In 2007, Akon recorded a new mix of Michael Jackson's `Wanna Be Startin' Somethin.' The new version of the song charted in the top 10 in most countries around the world.
Akon achieved his first solo number one on the Billboard Hot 100 with the single `Don't Matter.'Konvicted had sold more than a million records in the US in its first six weeks on sale.There are claims that Akon's criminal past has been significantly over-exaggerated.He has apparently been convicted of a single felony (possession of a gun), for which he received three years' probation.Later that year, at a concert in New York, he threw an audience member back offstage and into the crowd, after the young man had been identified as the person that had thrown an object onstage at him.Following a police enquiry, Akon claimed that the event had been staged.