Akon's 'Freedom' Gets New Release Date, Singer Set To Launch Clothing Lines

Akon has announced a new release date for his third solo album Freedom. The superstar crooner revealed to Billboard  Tuesday (November 4) that Freedom will now be hitting shelves on December 2nd.  The album was initially slated for release on November 25th.

Akon has already released two singles from the project which include “Right Now (Na Na Na)” and “I'm So Paid”.  Freedom will feature appearances from Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, T-Pain and Kardinal Offishall.

The singer also revealed that he will be releasing two exclusive watches and launching his two clothing lines, Konvict and Aliaune, in the coming months.
One of the watches will be a phone/watch combo.  Konvict Clothing will be an urban oriented line while Aliaune will be an upscale line

Akon is also working on other artists’ projects including Lionel Richie, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, 50 Cent, Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson.