In 2006, Eminem agreed to do “Smart That” with Akon, whether he has never liked to do too many collaborations outside his close circle.
Akon’s second album, peaking at the number 2 spot on the Billboard Hot 100, ended up being a big hit in the U.S. and around the world. In The Morning show on Hot 97, Akon was a guest on Ebro where he shared some classic stores of his experiences with Eminem, Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston.
In the time of discussing, Akon told a humorous story about how ‘Smack That’ was created. And how Eminem works in his studio. He told that Eminem come to the studio at 9 am, then he took an hour for lunch break. In that time he went back home at 5 pm no matter what stage the song was at. Watch the humorous story above.
In the rest of the interview, Akon also told about his newly three released albums, his cryptocurrency Akoin, business with the Chinese. Listen to his latest single “Can’t Say No”