1.7.2009

Video: Akon Tells Ellen His Real Name

Akon tells Ellen DeGeneres his given African name, which is Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam. Try saying that three times fast.

Watch the dapper singer perform “Right Now (Na Na Na)” and “I Wanna Love You” on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” below.

“Right Now (Na Na Na)”

“I Wanna Love You”