David Adedeji Adeleke was born November 21, 1992 and he is a Nigerian-American musician, Singer, songwriter, record producer and music executive, and he was popularly known by his stage name Davido.
He became a well-known face in the Nigerian music industry after releasing the hit single Dami Duro in 2012. He released his first studio debut album, Omo Baba Olowo, in 2012.
Thanks to the success of his second single, Omo Baba Olowo, he won the Next Rated Artist award at the 2012 Headies Award Show in 2012. Davido sign his first deal with RCA Records in July 2016, he released his top single, If and Fall, in 2017. Both songs are single and they became international hit song, as Fall is the most popular Nigerian pop song in Billboard history.
He released his second studio album, A Good Time, in November 2019, while his third album, A Better Time, came out in 2020. Davido also sign Mayorkun, Peruzzi, Dremo, Liya, Yonda and Idowest to his record label.
Davido Wiki Fact and Data
Full Name: David Adedeji Adeleke
Stage Name: Davido
Date Of Birth: 21 November 1992
Age: 31yrs(Thirty One 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
Height: 1.68 m
Siblings: Sharon Adeleke, Adewale Adeleke
Girlfriend: Chioma and Avril Rowland
Occupation: Singer and Songwriter
Net Worth: $30 million
Davido was born to Mr. Adedeji Adeleke and Mrs. Veronica Imade Adeleke on November 21, 1992.
He is the last child of the Adedeji Adeleke family and he was born in Atlanta, Georgia.He has five siblings. Though he was born in Atlanta, he studied in Nigeria during his founding years and returned to Georgia for vacations. Her father is a business man, and her mother is a university professor. Davido mother Veronica Adeleke Imade die when he was 10 years old which is in 2002.
Davido originally wanted to be a music producer and bought some musical equipment that he used to create beats while studying at Oakwood University. He also has interest in promoting music and is focused on promoting the musical career of one of his cousins. However, things did not work out for his cousin. Davido was encouraged by some close friends to compose music, he began recording his songs.
Due to the wealth of his parents, Davido enjoyed the best possible education. He attended British International School for primary and secondary education. He studied business management at Oakwood University Alabama, before giving up to devote himself to a music career.
After a while, he chose to follow his father’s advice and pursue his education again. In 2011, he enrolled at Babcock University for a degree in music and graduated in 2015.Davido attended British International School in Lagos but later moved to Alabama when he was 16 years old.
Davido began studying business administration at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, after which he dropped out to pursue music production. In 2016, Davido returned to school to study music at Babcock University and graduated with a degree in music. After a few years, Davido NYSC photos went viral online.
Davido is an indigene of Ede, Osun State. He has homes withinside the United States, United Kingdom, and Nigeria. He shuffles his time among Atlanta and Lagos. He used to stay in his mansion in Lekki, Lagos.
However, at some point of the pandemic, he moved into his new bought house, located at Banana Island.He is currently not married but he has give birth to a daughter and a son. Davido is taken into consideration to be the wealthiest Nigerian artist. He is the C.E.O of the 30 Billion Gang. Davido is also one of the Artist that own a private jet.
Although he comes from a rich domestic, Davido is a self-made Billionaire.Davido has signed many endorsement deals with many companies and some of this company are Infinix Mobile, 1xBet, Martell, and Munch It.
In 2011, Davido released his first debut studio album, Omo Baba Olowo, providing hit singles, Dami Duro, Ekuro, Overseas, and Back When. The album, which turned into a business achievement, noticed Davido paintings with a cross-phase of proficient artists and producers – Maleek Berry, Spellz, Shina Rambo, 2baba, Jay Sleek, GospelOnDeBeatz, Naeto C, B-Red, Kayswitch, and Shizzi.
The album, nominated for the Album Of The Year class at The Headies 2013, additionally gained the Best R&B/Pop Album on the identical award show. Though Davido father did not support his music career to the extent that he even got davido arrested after he heard he is into music, but still Davido didn’t give up and which is one of the reasons he is currently one of the best Artists in Africa currently.
On April 6, 2012 Davido made an announcement that he signed an endorsement deals worth #30million with one of the biggest telecommunications in Nigeria, MTN. On October 24, 2012 Davido made an announcement that he signed a multimillionaire deal with one of the best breweries company in Africa, Guinness.
As part of the endorsement, Guinness host an extra concert where WIZKID, Davido, Olamide, Phyno, Wake and Ties Savage Perform LiveOn May 9, 2018 Davido made an announcement that he had signed an endorsement deals with one of the Gadget manufacturer in the world, Infinix.On May 2021, Davido made an announcement that he has sign a multimillionaire deal with Adidas.
Davido has spent over ten years in the music industry, and at some point of this period, he has accumulated a fortune from endorsement deals, acting at tune gigs, and organizing his shows. He is likewise an entrepreneur, having investments in thriving corporations throughout the world, Currently, Davido has an estimated Networth of $30million according to Forbes.
A Good Time (Album)
A Better Time (Album)
Son Of Mercy (2016)
Omo Baba Olowo (2012)