The singer will be releasing five albums in different genres over the course of the next year.
Real Name: Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam
Born: April 16, 1973
Height: 5' 10" / 1.77 m
Star Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Hometown: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
First Single: Locked Up
First Album: Trouble
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