Akon postpones Sri Lanka tour after Buddha uproar

In this Jan. 17, 2009 file photo, Senegalese-American singer Akon arrives at the Cannes festival palace, to take part in the NRJ awards ceremony in Cannes, southern France. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, file)

March 24, 2010 11:54:08 AM PDT
R&B star Akon has postponed a planned concert in Sri Lanka following angry protests over a music video he is in where scantily clad women dance in front of a Buddha statue.