Saturday, October 27, 2007
Well drama seems to follow Akon. Several people were injured on (Oct. 25) while setting up for an Akon concert at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. According to TMZ.com, several witnesses heard a canopy crack and fall which caused the left side of the stage to collapse. Among the injured were several students and a drummer. According to The Associated Press, Emory spokesperson Nancy Seideman reports that those injured were part of the crew building the outdoors stage. She was unsure of the extent of the injuries. No official statement from Akon’s representation has been issued.