Pot of Gold (Akon song)

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"Pot of Gold"
Single by Akon
from the album Trouble
Released November 15, 2005
Format CD Single
Recorded 2004
Genre R&B, soul, conscious hip hop
Length 3:23
Label SRC/Universal
Producer(s) Shakim Williams
Akon singles chronology
"Soul Survivor"
(2005)
"Pot of Gold"
(2005)
"Snitch"
(2006)
Music video
"Pot of Gold" on YouTube

"Pot of Gold" is the fifth and final single from Senegalese singer/songwriter Akon's debut studio album, Trouble. Released as a European only single, the song failed to chart significantly anywhere, peaking at #77 in the United Kingdom and at #95 in Germany. The single was not released in the United States, making it Akon's only single to date not to be. A music video for the track directed by Gil Green, was released to Akon's YouTube account on October 24, 2005. Two versions of the video were filmed - an clean version, and an explicit version, which has never been broadcast on television.

Tracklisting[edit]

UK CD1[1]
  1. "Pot of Gold" (Radio Edit) - 3:23
  2. "Belly Dancer (Bananza)" (Remix) (Feat. Kardinal Offishall) - 3:27
UK CD2[2]
  1. "Pot of Gold" (Radio Edit) - 3:23
  2. "Lonely" (AOL Sessions Live) - 3:41
  3. "Locked Up" (AOL Sessions Live) - 2:58

Charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position
Germany (Media Control Charts)[3] 95
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[4] 77

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