Davido And His Net Worth

Davido and his Net Worth

  • Real Name: David Adedeji Adeleke
  • Nickname: Davido,
  • Age: 29 years old
  • Date Of Birth: November 21, 1992
  • Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Father: Adedeji Adeleke
  • Mother: Veronica ‘Vero’ Adeleke
  • Sister: Sharon
  • Brother: Adewale

Who is Davido?

David Adedeji Adeleke (born 21 November 1992), popularly known as Davido, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. He blends traditional African elements with global mainstream pop.

Davido rose to fame after his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo in 2011, where he featured top artists like Jay Sleek, Maleek Berry, GospelOnDeBeatz, Spellz, Mr. Chidoo, Dokta Frabz, Theory Soundz, and Shizzi. He also released Gobe, which got a lot of YouTube Views and Mp3 Downloads.

Fem also increased Davido’s popularity, with over 29 million Views on Youtube & many Download Mp3.

 

Early Life: 

David Adedeji Adeleke was born on 21 November 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia. His father Adedeji Adeleke is a business mogul and his mama Vero Adeleke was a university speaker. Davido is the youthful of five siblings and his father’s alternate-born son. He attended the British International School in Lagos, Nigeria, and at the age of 16, he moved back to the United States to study business administration at Oakwood University in Alabama.

Music Career:

Davido started working on his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo in 2011. The album’s music is a mixture of Afrobeats and hip hop. Davido worked with Jay Sleek, Maleek Berry, GospelOnDeBeatz, Spellz, Dokta Frabz, Mr. Chidoo, Theory Soundz and Shizzi to produce the album. Omo Baba Olowo features guest appearances from Naeto C, Sina Rambo, B-Red, Kayswitch, Ice Prince and 2 Face Idibia. It received generally negative reviews from music critics, who panned its lyrical content and Davido’s songwriting. The album won Best R&B/Pop Album and received a nomination for Album of the Year at The Headies 2013. It was also nominated for Best Album of the Year at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.

The Naeto C-assisted track “Back When” was released as the album’s lead single on May 7, 2011. It was produced by Davido and received frequent airplay. Davido

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 told television channel Factory 78 he recorded “Back When” in London.  The Clarence Peters-directed music video for “Back When” was uploaded to YouTube on May 9, 2011. The album’s second single “Dami Duro”, which was released on October 30, 2011, was jointly produced by Davido and Shizzi. In an interview with Davido, he said that he recorded the song in August of that year. The song was leaked three months after he sent it to some of his friends. The accompanying music video for “Dami Duro” was released on January 8, 2012, during the Occupy Nigeria protests.

Nominations:

  • Soul Train Awards,
  • The Future Africa Awards,
  • MOBO Awards,
  • MTV Europe Music Awards,
  • World Music Awards,
  • Nigeria Music Video Awards,
  • 4Syte TV Music Video Awards,
  • Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.

Davido DMW Record Label

Davido Music Worldwide (commonly known as DMW), is a Nigerian record label owned by a Nigerian prominent Afrobeats singer Davido. The label is a home to some other influential musician with the likes of Dremo, Yonda, Peruzzi, Idowest, DJ Ecool, Danagog, B-Red, Deekay, May D, Deinde, Ayanfe, and Liya.

It also houses producers Fresh vdm and Speroach Beatz. Artists affiliated and formerly signed to the label, include Ichaba, Lola Rae, Lil Frosh, and Mayorkun.

DMW Davido Music Worldwide was founded on 18 April 2016 after his exit from HKN Record with his music act Mayorkun, and Dremo over a controversial with his cousin B-Red, for hating on him over the success of Mayorkun.

 

The Record Label and has since gone on to dominate the Nigerian music scene.

Net Worth:

The sensational afrobeat singer, Davido is estimated to have a Net Worth of around $40 Million according to online sources. The source of his income is his song streams, endorsements, shows and nominations.

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