Akon To Perform Live In Harare

Details obtained by Radio VOP showed that the concert, dubbed “It’s the real deal concert” was being sponsored by the Zimbabwe National Arts Council, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority, the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association, Interfin Banking Corporation and Zimswag Productions.

The actual date for the concert is 4 September 2010 at the Chinese built National Sports Stadium in Harare.

The Senegalese musician has produced chart bursting hits such as Africa, I wanna be with you, I am so paid, Put the blame on me and Right now, among others.

He will join a growing list of music celebrities that have come to Zimbabwe for state sponsored shows such as Joe Thomas and Reggaes icon Sizzla.