It’s Easter Sunday and yes, in the spirit of celebration we celebrate two entertainment power forces; Akon and Martin Lawrence!
World famous Grammy nominated Senegalese-American R&B singer, rapper, songwriter, businessman, record producer and actor Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam aka Akon no doubt holds his own in the music world.
His his tracks include: “Lonely”, “Smack That”, “Don’t Matter”, “Blame it Me”, “I wanna love you” and many others.
He collaborated with Michael Jackson on the song “Hold My Hand,” which was the last song the King of Pop created before his death.
Akon turns 44.
Famous Comedic actor who starred alongside Will Smith in Bad Boys and is also known for his roles in such films as Big Momma’s House and Blue Streak. He won the NAACP Image Award for his work on the TV series Martin.
Earlier in life, Martin pursued a career in boxing but after suffering an eye injury, he reconsidered his dream of becoming a professional boxer.
The German-born American stand-up comedian, in 2016 returned to stand-up comedy on stage, tagged – Doin’ Time.
He married former Miss Virginia Patricia Southall in 1995 and divorced her in 1996. In 2010, he married Shamicka Gibbs, whom he divorced in 2012. He has three daughters named Amara, Iyanna and Jasmine.
Martin turns 52
Television actor who finally broke through on television after a couple failed shows as a co-star alongside Charlie Sheen on the CBS sitcom smash hit, Two and a Half Men.
He gained fame after appearing in the film, Pretty in Pink.
In 1999 he married Sarah Trigger with whom he had one child. Following their divorce he married Lisa Joyner in 2007 and the couple adopted a daughter in 2009.
He turns 52.
Happy Birthday to the stars!