Davido Whose full name is David Adedeji Adeleke is a 28 years old Nigerian singer and has became one of Africa’s best-selling musical sensation, He’s a Singer, songwriter, and record producer and Leader of DMW, AMW and the 30BG Gang.
The Nigerian music star was born 21st November, 1992, in Atlanta in the United State Of America (USA) but grew up in Lagos Nigeria.
The 2011 Hit track “Dami Duro” was the Song that brought him into Limelight and Auguably his First song as a Nigeria Performer.
|WIKI FACTS & ABOUT DATA|
|Full Name:||David Adedeji Adeleke|
|Born:||21 November 1992 (age 28 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|State Of Origin:||Osun State|
|Parents:||Adedeji Adeleke, Veronica Adeleke|
|Children:||Hailey Veronica Adeleke, David Adedeji Adeleke Jr., Aurora Imade Adeleke|
|Siblings:||Sharon Adeleke, Adewale Adeleke|
|Girlfriend • Wife:||Chioma Avril Rowland|
|Occupation:||Singer • Songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$30 million|
David went to the British International School in Lagos before moving to Alabama at the age of 16.
He began his education at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, where he studied Business Administration before dropping out to pursue a career in music production.
Later returned to school in 2016 to study music at Babcock University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in music.
After a few years, photos of Him serving in the NYSC began to circulate online.
David is a father of three children and he is engaged to Chioma Avril Rowland, the mother of his third kid.
Early Life & Career
He was born in the city of Atlanta in the state of Georgia. His father, Adedeji Adeleke, is a business magnate, while his mother, Vero Adeleke, is a college lecturer.
David is the youngest of five siblings and his father’s second-born son. While at Oakwood, he sold his musical system and began creating beats.
He also helped form the music group KB International with his cousins B-Red and Sina Rambo. Davido dropped out of Oakwood University to focus only on music and went to London to improve his vocals.
He halted his singing career after returning to Nigeria in 2011 and agreed to enroll at Babcock University to honor his father.
After his father funded the university to start a song department for an initial batch of one scholar, he graduated from Babcock with a diploma in music in July 2015.
David and his elder brother, Adewale Adeleke, co-founded HKN Music. Many musicians now use the report label as their home base. He’s also worked with musicians like Skales, Tiwa Savage, Naeto C, and a slew of other big names.
Davido Music Worldwide (DMW)
David’s music company, Davido Music Worldwide, was founded in 2016. He started it soon after obtaining a contract with Sony Music. Several well-known musicians signed with the label’s imprint. Teli, Peruzzi, Mayorkun, Dremo, and other characters are among them.
Davido Net worth
Davido, the owner of Davido Music Worldwide and the 30 Billion Gang (30BG), is believed to have a net worth of $30 million.
Davido Songs & Albums
Below are some of Davido songs & Albums;
- A Good Time (Album)
- A Better Time (Album)
- 1 Milli
- Dami Duro
Nigerian Entertainment Today reported on April 6, 2012, that Davido has secured a $30 million endorsement deal with MTN. He was named the face of MTN Pulse, a marketing and advertising campaign aimed at Nigerian teenagers, as part of the contract.
Guinness Nigeria had engaged Davido for an endorsement contract, according to Pulse Nigeria, on October 24, 2013.
As part of the contract, Davido performed an additional concert with P-Square, D’banj, Wizkid, Ice Prince, Burna Boy, Olamide, Phyno, Chidinma, Waje, and Tiwa Savage at the Guinness International.
Davido secured an endorsement deal with Infinix Phone, a Hong Kong-based smartphone manufacturer, on May 9, 2018, according to Guardian Life.
- Instagram: @Davido
- Twitter: @Davido