A lesser mortal may have had a nervous breakdown in the face of such an overwhelming personality, but not our Madrasi Kannan. Pat came his reply, "Yeh Dharam paaji ka haath hain...zyaada zor ki awaaz aayegi," as he shook his fist at Akon, too.
The acclaimed singer, who was here as Shah Rukh Khan's guest, thinks his trip to India was totally worth it. "The Indian land has showered all love and blessings on me, from both the entertainment and cricket fields. I feel privileged and lucky that I have received the goodwill of the Indians," gushed Akon at the IPL ceremony.