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David Adedeji Adeleke popularly known as Davido is an American – Nigerian Singer, Songwriter, and record producer. He was born on November 21, 1992(30 years old ) in Atalanta, Georgia, the United States to Mr. Adeleke, a businessman who deals in Real Estat,e, and Mrs. Veronica Adeleke, A lecturer at Babcock, University, Osun state.

Dr. Veronica Adeleke, I made died in 2003 at 39 years when Davido was 10 or 11 years old, she reportedly died of cardiac arrest on Davido’s dad’s birthday
He attended International School, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. He then proceeded to study business administration at Oakwood University, Huntsville, Alabama, Davido later dropped out of school in 2001 and relocated back to Nigeria. After much deliberations with his dad, he enrolled at Babcock University, Ogun state, and finally graduated in2015 with first class in Music.

Davido biography and net worth

Career

Davido’s interest in music begin when he was at Oakwood University, which promote him to start producing his music. He released his first single back when on the 7th of May 2011. He was signed into HKN label record that was owned and managed by his brother Adewale Adeleke. this song received attention for its mix of clubby production, high energy vocals, and afro-pop rhythm, it was followed by his debut studio album ” Obo baba olowo” which was released by HKN music in July 17, 2012.

He became well known and quickly may make his way to the known musician in Nigeria as success came quickly for Davido, accumulating fans. He released two singles in 2013 ” Skelewu” and ” Globe “, Skelewu was a hit, as it promoted a new unique dance style that trend for years. He released ” Aye” on the 1st of February 2014, this song took the music industry by storm. He collaborated with South African star Mafikiolo to record and drop the song ” Good life ” he later went on to drop more singles

In 2016 he signed a contract with RCA Records a subsidiary of Sony music. After some months he founded his own record label company “DMW”

On October 21, 2016, he released ” Son of Mercy ” a debut Ep, the Ep comprises Five tracks and it was supported by Nasty C, Simi, and Tinashe, it was also supported by singles ” Gbagbe Oshi “, ” How long ” and ” coolest kid in Africa”

He went to release singles some of them are ” IF” on the 17th of February 2017, the song was written and produced by Tekno, ” Fall ” on the 2nd of June 2017, ” FIA ” on the 10th of November 2017, ” Assurance” on the 30 of April 2018 to celebrate his girlfriend Chioma Avril Rowland

He released his second album ” A Good time ” on November 22, 2019, through Davido Music worldwide, RRecordsrds, and Sony Music, this album later become the most-streamed album ever. He realized ” A better time ” which was released on November 12, 2020, is the third studio album released by Davido.

Davido’s Selected songs

• The Best ( A better time 2020)
• Assurance( A good time 2019)
• All ( A true champion 2021)
• FIA ( FIA 2017)
• Stand strong ( Stand song 2022)
• Blow my mind ( A good time in 2019)
• Jowo ( A better time )
• If ( A Good time )
• Aye ( love Dance Night 2014)
• 1 million ( A Good time 2019)
• Gobe (2013)
• Owo ni Koko ( Omo baba olowo 2012 )
• Naughty ( 2014) .
• The Money ( 2015)
• Like Dat
• Meji Meji ( 2018)
• Back when ( Omo baba olowo 2012)
• Pere ( 2017)
• Aje ( 2018)
• Nwa Baby ( 2018)

Davido Awards

MTV Europe Award for Best African Act ( 2017)
• The Headies Award for Artiste of the year ( 2018)
• BET Award for Best International Act ( Africa 2014)

• The Headies Award for Best pop single ( 2018)
• City People Music Award for Best Collaboration of the year ( 2016, Osinachi ( Remix))

• Nigeria Entertainment Award for a Hottest single of the year ( 2017)
• City People Music Award for a popular song of the year ( 2017)
• BET Award for Best International Act ( 2018)
• South African Music Award For Rest of Africa Artist ( 2020, A Good time )
• MTV Africa Music Award For Best Male ( 2015, 2014)
• Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Collaboration ( 2014, Gallardo)
• Nigeria Entertainment Award for Afropop Male Artist ( 2017)
• Nigeria Teen choice Award for celebrity Award – Choice Male Artist (2015)
• Nigeria Teen choice Award For celebrity Award – Top featured Artist ( 2015)
• Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best pop Artist of the year ( 2015)
• The future Awards Africa prize For music ( Endowed by infinix) 2017
• City People Music Award for music artiste of the year ( male) 2014
• The Headies Award for song of the year ( 2018)

Davido’s Selected Nomination

• MTV Europe Music Award for Best African Act ( 2018, 2017, 2015)
• The Headies Award For Artiste of the year ( 2021, 2019, 2018)
• BET Award for Best International Act ( Africa: 2017, 2014)
• The Headies Award For Best Pop single (2021,2018, 2016)
• City people Music Award for Best Collaboration of the year ( 2016, 2015, 2014)
• The Headies Award For Best Collaboration ( 2021, 2019, 2016)
• World Music Award For World’s best live Act ( 2014)
• The Headies Award for African Artiste of the year ( 2022)

• Kids Global Award for favorite Global Music star ( 2019)

• MTV Africa Music Award for the video of the year ( 2015, The sound )
• Nigeria Entertainment Award fo the Hottest single of the year ( 2017, 2015, 2014)
• MTV Africa Music Award For Best Collaboration ( 2016, 2015, 2014)
• City People Music Award for a popular song of the year ( 2020, 2017, 2014)
• MTV Africa Music Award for song of the year ( 2021, 2015, 2014, FEM, Shoki Remix, skeleton )
• The Headies Award for Best street Pop Artiste ( 2016 Indomie (remix)
• BET Award For Best International Act ( 2018)
• MTV Africa Music Award for Best male ( 2015, 2014)
• City People Music Award for Album of the year ( 2020, A Good time )
• MTV Africa Music Award For Artist of the year ( 2021, 2014)
• World Music Award for World’s best male artist (2014)

Personal Life

Davido biography and net worth

David is the father of three children namely:
• Aurora Image Adeleke
• Hailey Veronica Adeleke
• Ifeanyi David Adedeji Adeleke junior
David has been in three past relationships and each ended in the birth of his son or daughter these are the name of. David baby mama :
• Sophia Momodu and Davido had an affair in 2015 which resulted in the birth of their daughter, Aurora Imade Adeleke Davido’s first Daughter and first child
• Amanda is an Atlanta based model, she is the mother of David’s second daughter, Hailey Veronica Adeleke
• Chioma Avril Rowland
Chioma is the mother of David’s Son, Ifeanyi Adeleke .she is the only one that dates Davido and was publicly engaged until their relationship crashed in early 2021.

Davido Net worth

David is currently worth $30 million ( 12, 453, 900.00 Nigerian Naira ) this make him among the richest musician in Nigeria, his source of income comes from his music and endorsement deal. He is the brand ambassador of top brands and companies like Infinix mobile, 1x bet, Martell and Much it .he is also a former ambassador of the Telecommunications company, MTN

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