AKON

Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam (born April 16, 1973), better known as Akon,is a Senegalese American singer, rapper, songwriter, businessman, record producer and actor. He rose to prominence in 2004 following the release of “Locked Up”, the first single from his debut album Trouble.

He has since founded two successful record labels, Konvict Muzik and Kon Live Distribution. His second album, Konvicted received three nominations for the Grammy Awards in two categories, Best Contemporary R&B Album for Konvicted album and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Smack That” and “I Wanna Love You”.

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When Music, Fashion &entertainment, come together! @Akon @forthestarsUS @CinemoiNetwork #Cannes #PlageRoyale #Cannesfilmfestival2017

When Music, Fashion &entertainment, come together! @Akon @forthestarsUS @CinemoiNetwork #Cannes #PlageRoyale #Cannesfilmfestival2017

Akon raised a BILLION $$ for his solar project in Africa, why is this not being broadcasted everywhere!?!?

Akon raised a BILLION $$ for his solar project in Africa, why is this not being broadcasted everywhere!?!?

Read about the amazing @AkonLighting project which partnered with @BridgePSL to bring 'light' to #Liberia https://t.co/pPiYvg8Avs

Read about the amazing @AkonLighting project which partnered with @BridgePSL to bring 'light' to #Liberia https://t.co/pPiYvg8Avs

Always good seeing my guy @Akon #Cannes2017 #BootsyBellows @ VIP ROOM CANNES

My heart goes out to the people of #Manchester 💙🕊

What are you waiting for!?

What are you waiting for!?

Life is what you make of it. Choose wisely!

🏆📍#Cannes

🏆📍#Cannes

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Sanket Gokul DeoreWaiting for your new album my man AKON... We already know that STADIUM is about to burn the tables 🔥💯 #Konvict #ForLife 🙏✌

6 days ago   ·  29
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Cornelia OttoWhat are we all waiting for when it comes to terrorist attacks and people blowing themselves up and killing innocent people doing that. So sad about what happened in Manchester last night....

5 days ago   ·  3
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Anita PageHello akon hope you ok can't wait till you bring out new album or a mixed of old and new songs they are all great any way and do you think you would come to the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 it would be nice to see you here. may be one day hay 👍 x

3 days ago

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Usman SannohOh Mr. Akon we are really waiting for your new album you know we love you so much and I personally love your music so much, that really makes I decided to take your name as my nick name Mr. Akon

5 days ago   ·  6
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Seydou DembeleYour new album. Please featuring with Ricky Ross & Tyga. Will be amazing to have again Lyll Wayne and. Young Jeezy again in some game. And thank you for lighting our Life in Africa. May God bless you brother

5 days ago   ·  3
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Egrt GastoAm waiting for your cooperation of taking the people who have talents up, even me am among of them brother and am from Tanzania, my number is +258861951603

3 days ago
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Maurice AlveanWe are waiting for your latest album release, for you are an #African star the one who lifts up our continent 100% one love Akon

15 hours ago
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Jackson Kamkusa Kasimba MughandiraKkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk But this brother of mine.Honestly, I don't like hurting people intesionally but I do treat a man according to his/her approach.

2 days ago
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Nonkululeko CP NgcoboI just feel so stuck, I don't know how to break the chains & move forward. I hope there is a miracle waiting to take on my confusion

5 days ago   ·  1
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2 days ago
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Timi HardewuzyAkon you have been an inspiration to hundreds if not thousands of people down the years. Love your music. Keep being you #1fan

6 days ago   ·  3
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Miebi MaxwellI'am waiting for for you to come and give me some dollars. There is famine in Nigeria,and here my contact number +2348038825998

5 days ago   ·  2

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Alex CsereHe looks like he wants a hug. And I would Hug that man.

5 days ago   ·  2
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Ian BrownFor you to actually start singing and for you to stop being a journalist 😂

5 days ago   ·  1

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Javores DouseLuv u Akon!! U look Amazing!! U should win Best dressed for this!!

6 days ago   ·  1
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Abou SowNous t'attendons dans les coins les plus eloignes du Senegal qui n'ont pas d'electricite bonne continuation mon frere merci!

5 days ago   ·  2
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Mariama Simone GnimaAfrica développement help young People to work... And Mamy program about peace...

4 days ago
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PJ RurkishWhen are you gonna drop another album? It's been more than a decade, the fans are waiting for the return

5 days ago
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Hammed IsmailI'm waiting for the day i will be meeting you, Mr Akon i love you so much

5 days ago
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Leonard Hassan GajereWaiting 4 d return of sunny day were i would c my ghetto life fade away

5 days ago
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Sangare SekouI waiting for you to come again concert in Malta my Big Boss

4 days ago   ·  1
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Houssa Guillaume AdebayoAkon please send a message to your brothers to let people live life in peace. #manchesterterrorattack. #Konvick

6 days ago   ·  2

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Lusungu Mlothawaiting for for the new album stadium. I already have one song titled "calling me home:

6 days ago   ·  1
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Patricia SmithYou and your music. Nothing gets me moving like your music. Love you Akon.

5 days ago   ·  1
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Wima LuckynI am waiting for you,to be part of your crew of Fam,bcos you are my mentor,i rily want to be with you for real pls.

6 days ago   ·  1
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Good times & good people !! #Cannes Lewis Hamilton Chris Tucker 🙏🏿

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Dee Deplomatic AsylumAkon your dreams can not change Africa it can only change some parts if Senegal and some parts of your families i like that great song

6 days ago
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Leseka TholeAkon it's good to see you man. Waiting for your music( S.A)

7 days ago   ·  2
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Siaw Sarpong RichardChris where have you been I need to see more of your movies

7 days ago   ·  1
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Azonaba FatawOne love, one Konvict music, one king, Akon, the star of the planet

6 days ago
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Harper SherieThanks for sharing, I havent seen Chris Tucker in years

6 days ago
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Deborah BeysthefieldTruly

7 days ago   ·  1
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Skary MuvieLooking for talent/artist..[email protected].I will email you some songs

6 days ago
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Beatriz JimenezLove you!!! 😘😘😘 😍

7 days ago   ·  1
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Lusungu MlothaBring out the album dude

7 days ago   ·  1
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Wima LuckynGood time with nice people

7 days ago   ·  1
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Sandhya VermaChris trucker

7 days ago
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Kbm Singlericious To MingleThis Is Great..Bring The Album Bro.

7 days ago   ·  1
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Galaye ManeNice nice akon

7 days ago
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Dee Deplomatic AsylumAm from Senegal west Africa , freedom dude

6 days ago
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Derek WanousTry n throw a real mf off stage punk akon is a rich punk hoe

6 days ago
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Tope AliyuMuch love bro

6 days ago
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Kachunga MussaStraight remember hold my hand let unity lead peace

6 days ago
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Modou Lamin NjiesProud moments.....konvict music....

6 days ago
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Eddy VictorI miss you brother

5 days ago   ·  1
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Cisse Akon MoustaphaThe President AKON

7 days ago   ·  1
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Wanpen Worn Ram😊😃

6 days ago   ·  1
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Tayyab Chaudhary(Y) Ahan

7 days ago
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Rohit KumarLove you sir

7 days ago
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Patience JuliusU got the bigger smile ever my crush Akon

6 days ago
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Mamadou SarréTrès. Coll

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AKON was live.

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Mileydis SaavedraHi Akon my nick name is Akon too and I'm from Cuba and your number one fan and I like the song you made freedom and 7 years old and i live in Las Vagas, Nevada and I wish I could meet you

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Rakib RahmanGod Bless this man for what he's doing to help so many less-fortunate in Africa! We need more men and women like him and this world can be a better place.

1 week ago   ·  12
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Jamil VeronicaSo humble and down to earth . God will surely bless you Akon . I always pray for you.

1 week ago   ·  6
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1 week ago   ·  2
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Ashish Jhahey Akon ..can you please recharge my phone with 300 pack ... my no is +918892413339

1 week ago   ·  7
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Veneza ViolaNobody wanna see us together but it doesn't matter now cause I got you I love that song dear Akon

1 week ago   ·  5
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Shashank DwivediGreat to see you again at red carpet of Cannes.waiting eagerly to see to perfon in India

1 week ago   ·  4
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Treasure KiyomboAkon my favorite 🌟 i like you a great deal man you're the man of integrity, so humble i aaaapreciate that & i've no word to describe how good. You never give me anything and you don't know me but i merely like so much Akon

1 week ago   ·  1
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Deboshree ChakrapuI liked i am so lonely of yours like the rest of the world. ..expecting many more from U Akon....pls u have it in U

1 week ago   ·  3
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April Woods😍😍😍😍 hey tell Rihanna I sd hi if u run into her bc she's there too 🤗🤗🤗😘🙋🙌🙋🙌

1 week ago   ·  2
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Ashish ThakurAkon ji app ko humarenprie yogi ji yaad kr rhe the keh rhe the bahaut din hogye apne chote bhai se mile hue

1 week ago
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Bintou NdiayeOMG why isn't Cannes on july 🙁 have to go to college me

7 days ago   ·  1
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Raheem RayyuHi I am Rm chat me yaar one time I wigthing for your sms have a nice day

1 week ago   ·  1
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Jimmy VarnerSuch a loving person. U give so much back to Africa, and are an ambassador and King in your country because u care about your people. U make great music and on top of that u are well dressed. U seem like good marriage material, so I wouldn't mind hooking u and my mother up.

1 week ago
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Veneza ViolaHi handsome

1 week ago   ·  6
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Jimmy RampiniBienvenu Chez à Cannes

1 week ago
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Obikudu ElvysELVYS all the way from Nigeria. Akon I need more of your African lyrics. Love you guys

1 week ago   ·  1
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Shona JacksonCome to Jamaica 🇯🇲 when you do hit me up ma maaaaaan happy Sunday

1 week ago   ·  1
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Joel HuretAkon beauté naturelle beautiful soul waouh trop beau je Tim je jette j aimerais te voir en vrai 👍💋💓💋💓💋💋💓💋💓💋💓

1 week ago   ·  1
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Mai Mari YawandaWow enjoy

1 week ago   ·  4
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Cheryl Birminghamgo African bro shine on!!!!

1 week ago   ·  3

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Vishal SinghHellwww

1 week ago   ·  3
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Kaushal ThakkarIt's criminal...

1 week ago   ·  3
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Yung DenoReally African son

1 week ago   ·  4
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Mayra DavidAkon I love you

1 week ago   ·  3
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AKON shared NTD Awesome World's video.

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Great Dane gets extremely jealous of new puppy! 🐶 😅 Credit: Rumble ***

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Eva KagaiThis video is very strange and awkward

1 week ago   ·  37
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Julio Hernández Córdovaplop twist .is her husband

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Giwrgos IsaakidisThis Great Dane and every Great Dane is a lovely dog , they are not aggressive unless trained to be :)) only their proportions are huge , otherwise they are adult "puppies" and yes almost any dog feels a bit jealous when a puppy arrives ! Not biggy !

6 days ago
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Monish YadavAnneka I won't be seeing my pet hamsters do this to me 😂

1 week ago   ·  4
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Mark FallonYou should definitely get one of these horses, Britta.

7 days ago   ·  3
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Sid JainAnvi Mehta. NGL this is how you would speak to your dogs hahaha

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Jawad OuagraniYassine Salah mrebya 7mar feddar machi kelb hhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

1 week ago   ·  2

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Cillian JosephThe great Dane is very selfish for all the attention.. 😉 😋 Hannah

7 days ago   ·  1
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Anna Louise Møller BergKenneth Rasmussen den overfalder hende 😝 Den ser jo ned til hende når den gør sådan 😮😆

1 week ago   ·  1

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Chloe HackingGlenn Robertson bruno if we ever got anouther dog x

1 week ago   ·  2
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Karina GarciaMariana Ornelas uh and we freaked out with henry lol this dog is huge!!!

7 days ago   ·  1
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Austin FarberAlyssa Moore this might be Sal with your future wolf hound 😂

7 days ago   ·  1

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Karla DeJesús Alfaro BriceñoDiego Gutierrez ay caramba !! Jajaa y yo que quería uno si la malia pega a dos patas y le empuja no me imagino este xD

1 week ago
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Xanndy MelloOlha aí Fabiola Rodrigues Lima se a Paloma fosse desse tamanho bem. Tava ferrada kkkk

1 week ago
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Michelle FreireStuti Bista this reminds me of when I put my leg on your shoulder

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Milorad Miki Cvetanovici seen even worse ....when dog gets jealous on husband .... dogs are nice pets but sometime they are to jealous and thats not good at all ....

7 days ago
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Amy WoratschkaShe's purposely making him jealous, poor doggy!

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Natacha MaierJonathan Caroll-Ann I have a feeling that Harley is going to get this big soon 😆

6 days ago

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Soari Rkt-RmdMais c'est pas un chien ça, c'est un poney, un cheval même mais pas un chien 😱 Will Jazz Brooks Ai Na

7 days ago

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Hasan Hüseyin YasarSuzan Elkirmis was ist das für ein Hund? 😂 den will ich später 😂

1 week ago

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Rachael FolmerJessica Folmer this would be you if you were a dog 😂😂 xxxxxxxxcc

1 week ago   ·  1
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Heather HargreavesJames Liptrot Mylo if you had anything that he didn't! 😂

1 week ago
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Sabrina SaabNan mais weeeeeesh c'est quoi ce chien c'est un poney le truc!!!! Hinde Belka mdrr ce dont on parlais avant xD

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Dany DrtSylvain Grabowski c'est ton tout petit chien qui fais pareils mdr

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Wasim Nashedلك عنجد انك كبير وبتخاف من الكلاب اي مووو زابطه.....طلع هي بلقمة كان شال راسا بس نوووورمال. Ibraheem Ajamia

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Ryuji TakashiroThis is why it is important to save your money, every buck counts 😂

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Jennifer SpurrAnyone who grew up in the country knows that is not a buck! It's a doe.

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Chris MasseyAin't nothing awesome about this that happens to be a deer farm where the hunt the deer inside a fence with no where to go. The deer tried to jump over the fence and got caught on bare wire.

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Ben SalernoDude's a hunter. Look at the clothes. He only saved this one so it'll grow up to be a more satisfying kill later.

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Annette BurstonI thought this was kind but its no wonder animals are so afraid of humans...they dont know whether to trust or fear us. Its a very touching video but i cant help wondering if he was after the glory himself...i mean, put the camera down and help him.

7 days ago   ·  1
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Bobbi CainWhy all this negativity? He prolly was coming home from hunting but he saw this animal and it's saved it...ppl hunt for food for they families ppl v

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Mark Antony SloperI'm not saying what he done isn't a good thing. but when you feel the need to get your camera out first just so you can be seen to be doing good it becomes a good thing done for the wrong reasons

7 days ago
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Luke KnightSaves this one. Shoot its mum. Yeah makes heaps of sense 🤔 😂

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Cindy MikoSave them all don't hunt them neither

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Jemma KarakoulakisPlus why pull on the poor things tail get some wire cutters and do it properly.

1 week ago   ·  1

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Mark AndersonHere I thought he was gonna slit it's throat and start up the fryer.. No ammo wasted.😂😂🔪🔪🍴🍽️

1 week ago
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Mathieu BeckGilles Amann FLo Rilège Davy Ross Mustapha Balahoua qu'est ce que tu as encore fait!? C'est le WE Mouss rente chez toi 😂

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Kelsey McQuaideGarrett Ammerman honestly thought he was just gonna shoot it

7 days ago   ·  1
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Utpal DasSalman Khan where are you?

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Jennifer Ratm NettlesDid they send an idiot to do it? Why is he pulling and not going towards the gate and lifting.... Oh finally, sheesh.

7 days ago   ·  1
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Bhavna AdhikariThis is what humans are supposed to do except than killing animals

1 week ago   ·  1
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Mariah IsabellaHe looks like he's out there hunting tho? 😂

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Cindy MikoJust think how many are killed from these fences that don't get help & die

1 week ago
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Connie S MeindersWe had one get stuck in the new fence on the ranch, sadly enough we weren't able to save it😔

1 week ago
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Dilma Aparecida DE FreitasParece uma Sena daqui do Brasil. ..."salvamos os animais",

1 week ago   ·  1
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Ibaad KhanHahahaha ......I don't know why I am ..... remembering salman khan ......

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Mark Kujawski Sr.The irony!

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Sabit Md AsAdGreat job,,,,brother Everyday lots of human die for war, who save them... We need a peaceful world....

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Marleen StormsIdioot staat maar te filmen inplaats van de camera neer te leggen en te helpen

7 days ago
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Shanon BeauprezBuck, I will save you.

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Bhoyrub YeshnaAir pollution global warming destroying the universe with new technology!!!' Shame

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Yves A LubinThe moment when this is a better launch than Korea's 😂

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Suelynn RamirezOne launch isn't going to hurt the air... Yall hollering pollution but im sure you all drive a car everday and charge your phones that are powered by nuclear electricity....

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Alan LeeAs if the earth isn't polluted enough

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Dario Montenegropero es un lindo ESPECTACULO, ese humo no se compara con la de las grandes industrias y no es d todos los dias, digo nooo !!!!

1 week ago   ·  1
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Shreekant KhaitanNorth Korean scientist should learn from these people on how to launch rockets

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Timo Ale MessiThai rocket has gone to sky that rain will come soon.

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Michael RauhJens Wittek bei deiner Nächsten Gartenparty erwarte ich solche Attraktionen 🙂

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Andler Fort BrunoBy creating nimbus clouds artificially.. really.. very Goddly hahahah

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King KashyapWhat the heck man.......... Y do u ppl do so high pollutionnnnnn...... Find enjoyment in natureeee

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Mike JakobsenPelle Bjørner Glæder mig allerede til næste gang i raum i haven.......

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Gautam AggarwalJust think about how much pollution is being created ...😞😞😖😖

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Brayan Morado RYa se que hay que hacer en año nuevo Heivan Garcia jaja

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Ayrton MonteiroJoão Pedro Julião Vamo se prepara pro sao joao ne kkkkk

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Daniel SkourmallasAnastasia Schofield this is insane hahah watch till the end baby xx

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Sylvie DesneulinTous à critiquer, et dire pollution...pollution. et vous que faites vous concrètement pour éviter la pollution ???

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Maximilian Alexander RuschkePhillipp Thaller Patrick Krauß lass das uns auch machen, bloß ohne Fallschirm

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Justin VézinaMaxime Marcotte-belleau jsais pas pk mais esti jais ris hahahahaha

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Willi Ola AdebayoI my the only one waiting to see their Raingod after the air as already being polluted...

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Ladi María Perez FernandezPollution!!!!

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Charelis GracianiEsa mierda daña el fkn ambiente despues se quejan de los troses y míralos a ellos 😑

1 week ago   ·  1
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Hassan AdamsHow to summon pollution...

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Cleo DavoySolène Deglaire Marion Audebaud c'est dans ce genre de festivals qu'il faudrait aller héhé

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AldiKemaren sempet liat video yang gagal, meledak dibawah. Sekarang berhasil

1 week ago
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Morris Momo AsakuraIt's like a maaad fidget spinner 😂 KKier Woods

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