Davido is one of Nigeria’s leading pop stars and he is greatly recognized for his versatility as a performer, songwriter and record producer. He is not a new face in the Nigerian music industry and to further buttress his presence, he has done music with other notable artistes around Nigeria and from outside the country. In addition, the renowned musician has included numerous singles in his music gallery. { Davido Net Worth 2020 In Dollars and Biography }

As God would have it, Davido emerged into great eminence apparently in 2011 when he stormed the music industry with Dami Duro –one of his hit singles. The hit single was received by a massive audience within and outside Nigeria, and soon, it gave the pop star one of the significant musical awards in Africa. To widen his musical ambit and further strengthen his presence in the industry, Davido has included more albums and singles in his music gallery.

  • Davido Net Worth in Dollars: $16 Million
  • State Of Origin: Ede,Osun State
  • Place of Birth: Atlanta Georgia, United States
  • Profession: Musician / Entertainer
  • Charges Per Show: Varies
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Age / Date of Birth: November 21, 1992
  • Private Phone Number: Not Available
  • Record Label: Sony, RCA, DMW, HKN Music
  • Instagram / Twitter: @DavidoOfficial / @iam_davido

Davido Net Worth Forbes 2020 & Biography

Daivdo Biography

  • Early Life and Family Background

Born David Adedeji Adeleke; though Davido spent many years growing in Nigeria, his birth came about in the US, Atlanta Georgia in 1992. He was born into a Yoruba family by mother and late Professor –Mrs. Vero Adeleke. His father, Dr. Deji Adeleke, is a rich personality whose wealth stems from massive business dealings.

One of his plights came during his teens and this was associated with the loss of his mother –Professor Vero Adeleke.

In his native country, Davido had his secondary education at a Lagos-based High School –the British International School. Having successfully finished his secondary education, this meant Davido would be leaving Nigeria to acquire his tertiary education in a foreign land. Consequently, Davido became a student of a US university –Oakwood University. At the university, the Nigerian musician studied Business Administration but unfortunately, he deliberately withdrew himself from the Institution and flew back to his native country afterward.

  • Music Career

While he was a student at the US-based Oakwood University, Davido was already brimming with intense fervor for music. As a result, he cherished his passion towards music and hardly concentrated on his academic course. Owing to his great devotion towards music, he got several musical instruments and chose to spend ample time on beat making and recording of songs.

The academic programmes at the US were marked by unsatisfactory performances and an apparent lack of concentration. In view of this, the desire to further his academic course in the US dwindled and eventually, he decided to do away with education and pay full attention to his music career. Since he was not passionate about his academic career, Davido left the United States for London –where the pop star fully ventured into music.

However, Davido finally flew back to Nigeria in view of his desire to venture into an academic programme for the second time. Having left the England capital city of Nigeria, he obtained academic enrollment into one of the private universities in Nigeria (Babcock University). During his days at the Nigerian university, he studied music as an academic course.

With the release of his popular song “Back When’’, he was able to earn little fame but as fortune drove him closer to popularity, he finally emerged into the exclusive category of Nigeria’s leading musicians in 2011. Meanwhile, he rose to this popularity following how his blockbuster song “Dami Duro’’ was accepted with much enthusiasm.

As a matter of fact, he boasts of great reputation through the influence of a record label –HKN Music –which he owns together with his brother.

  • Musical Collaborations

Davido remains a vibrant musician as he appears within the category of Nigerian artistes who have collaborated with notable superstars across Nigeria and outside the confines of the country. As an insistent effort to foster international musical relationships, He has done music with the likes of Sarkodie –one of Ghana’s leading rappers. Besides that, artists within and outside Nigeria have buttressed their eminence by featuring with Davido. Among these artists are notably Wizkid, Diamond Platnumz, Mi Casa, Lola Rae and Olamide.

  • Awards and Nominations

Davido has been associated with great musical nominations and for this, the self-acclaimed Omo Baba Olowo is considered one of Africa’s leading pop stars. In Nigeria, he excellently fits into the exclusive list of pop musicians who have been nominated for numerous notable awards. On this exclusive list are other pop stars such as Wizkid, D’ Banj and P Square.

As regards his musical nominations, his name has appeared in a total of 74 lists of nominees for musical awards and from these numerous nominations, he has claimed a total of 29 awards. With him having spruced up his music gallery with plenty of awards, his fan base continually increases within and beyond Nigeria. Alongside P Square, D’ Banj, Wizkid and several other artists, he features among Nigerian Hip-Hop stars with thousands of fans in foreign countries.

Among the musical awards added to his name are

  • Dynamix All Youth Awards (2)
  • Channel O Music Video Award (1)
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards (7)
  • MTV Africa Music Awards (2)
  • Nigeria Music Video Award (1)
  • The Headies Awards (5)
  • BET Award (1)
  • Kora Award (1)
  • Ghana Music Award (1)
  • African Muzik Magazine Awards.

  • Endorsement Deals

Davido became part of MTN’s multi-million endorsement deal in 2012. As contained in the contract of the deal, MTN reportedly rewarded him with N30 million for the offer. Meanwhile, MTN took the advantage of this mega-deal to publicize Davido via MTN Pulse. In this regard, he served as the face of MTN Pulse which is a widely known advert for young Nigerians.

In addition, an announcement in 2013 confirmed that one of Nigeria’s giant manufacturing brands –Guinness Nigeria –had endorsed a deal with him. This deal meant he would become part of the notable superstars to perform at a concert sponsored by Guinness. In course of the renowned concert tagged “Guinness World of More’’, a number of Nigerian superstars, together with him, performed on stage. Among these superstars were, Tiwa Savage, P Square, Olamide, Wizkid, Phyno, Burna Boy, D’ Banj, Ice Prince and Chidinma.

  • Davido Net Worth 2020 Forbes: $16 Million

To those asking how much is Davido worth ?, As he continues to earn big from his high-selling records and constant musical shows within and outside Nigeria, the 26-year-old musician’s net worth is currently valued at 16 million US dollars Forbes.

  • Assets

  • Davido Houses and Cars

Davido is an ardent lover of luxury items that the earth can produce. By reason of this, he owns an extravagant mansion in Lekki, Lagos State. Davido is reported to have lavished more than N140 million to acquire the mansion.

As regards his vehicle garage, he has lavished millions of Naira on expensive cars including Toyota Land Cruiser, Mercedes Benz (AMG series G-Class), Mercedes Benz Sedan AMG series, Porsche Carerra, Audi 2015 Model, Range Rover Sport 2015 Model and Rolls Royce Phantom.

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