Akon is the sweet-sounding, but offensive singer with an extensive criminal past. Seriously, Akon has been in jail a lot. He likes to dry...

What a wild year it's been. From hit songs to LOL moments, meltdowns and bombshell scandals, some videos won't be forgotten anytime soon.

As 2010 draws to a close tonight, here are some of the videos that defined the year in Hollywood news, entertainment and celebrity gossip ...

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Below is THG's most favoritest songs of 2010. These are tracks we can't get out of our heads, and ones that stand out most as we reflect on the past year.

Before we unveil the top ten, here are a handful of disclaimers:

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As Michael Jackson fans surely know by now, the late King of Pop worked with Akon, recording a track called "Hold My Hand" before he passed away, and the song will appear on the forthcoming posthumous album Michael.

Follow this link to hear the full song. Now, here's a 30-second teaser for the music video, blending vintage MJ footage with recently-filmed material ...

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A duet featuring Michael Jackson and Akon was released this morning as the first official single from the late icon's posthumous upcoming album Michael.

A handwritten note by MJ was found after his death indicating his desire that "Hold My Hand" be the first single on his next album, Epic Records said.

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Akon has postponed an April concert in Sri Lanka after the nation's government said it planned to deny his visa this week. The problem? A certain "Sexy Chick."

Specifically, a sexy chick who's feverishly shakin' dat booty all up in a Buddha statue's grill in the song of that name by David Guetta featuring Akon. Obviously.

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