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Akon Follows 50 Cent’s Lead Into Latin Music

In 50 Cent Music on May 20, 2009 at 5:01 am

281x2114When 50 Cent teamed up with Wisin y Yandel to collaborate on the reggaetón duo’s single, “Mujeres en el Club,” he may have started a trend, as more urban artists seem to be popping up on Spanish-language tracks.

Now Akon has joined in, making his foray into the Latin genre by dropping not one but two new singles. The hitmaker recently recorded a remix of his latest smash “Beautiful,” featuring Spanish vocals by ex-RBD member Dulce Maria. And last week he joined Bachata stars Aventura to shoot a video in Miami for their blazing new single “All Up to You,” along with Wisin y Yandel.

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