The talented Akon Thiam aka Akon has a brother named Abou Thiam, often referred to as Bu. He was born to legendary drummer Mor Thiam on 25 March 1982 in New Jersey.
Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam also known as Akon Thiam, is a famous American singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor. As for his brother, Abou Thiam, he is a Business Executive.
As mentioned above, Abou Thiam is a business executive and is also the executive producer of Kanye West‘s album Watch the Thrones. He has also been the Co-CEO in Konvict Muzick which is a record label founded by his R&B singer brother Akon.
Abou Thiam with his elder brother Akon Thiam. Image Source: Eurweb.
The Senegalese drummer Mor Thiam’s son, Abou Thiam’s net worth is estimated at $1 million. Well, it is comparatively less than his older brother Akon, who has an estimated net worth of $80 million.
The Talented, Abou Thiam has always kept his personal love life out of the limelight. He rarely posts about his girlfriends or lovers. But according to sources he was once in relation with the American actress, Tracee Ellis Ross.
Akon’s brother Abou Thiam and actress Tracee Ellis Ross were often spotted on different parties and award shows.
Abou Thiam and Actress, Tracee Allis Ross in a party club. Image Source: I Love Old School Music.
The relationship between Abou Thiam and Dianna Ross’s daughter Tracee Ellis Ross lasted for some time. For some reasons they broke and went on their different paths. Both of them are reportedly single at present.
Talking about his Instagram account, he has a vast following of 100k followers as of June 2019. Looking through his Instagram, Abou seems close to various artists including Drake Graham and has even posted a photo of Drake with his sister.
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And with over 47.1K followers on Twitter, Abou is also pretty famous over there as well.