New Music: Akon – ‘Angel’

After Lady Gaga kept him resting comfortably, Akon’s music career takes flight again with the triumphant “Angel,” the lead single from his oft-delayed album Akonic. Sporting a Euro-pop sound, the track features the singer cooing about his girl floating up above the clouds as a steady dance beat thumps underneath his vocals. Listen below and see if it takes you to cloud nine.