“I Wanna Love You” is a song written and recorded by Akon featuring Snoop Dogg. It’s written by Cordozar Broadus Aliaune ‘Akon’ Thiam and produced by Akon. It was released in September 2006 as the second single from his second album, Konvicted.
This song is Akon’s first #1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 and is also Snoop’s second #1 on the same chart. The song also reached a peak of #3 on the UK singles chart. The song was nominated for the Grammy Award given to the Best Rap/Sung Collaboration in the 50th Grammy Awards of 2008.