Biography of Davido,Origin,Education,Net worth,Awards,Family,Wife


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here please subscribe and turn on the notification so you don’t miss our next video. Biography of Davido David Adedeji Adeleke, also known as Davido,
was born on the 21st of November, 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. He is a recording artiste, songwriter, performer,
and record producer. Davido was born into the family of Chief Deji Adeleke and Dr Veronica
Adedeji. His father is a businessman. His mother, Dr. Veronica, was a lecturer at
Babcock University before she passed on. Davido attended the British International School
in Lagos. After his secondary education, he enrolled at Oakwood University where he did
not complete his programme. Davido’s career began when he was at Oakwood
University. He went to London, where he developed his vocals and bought some musical instruments
which he used in doing some recordings. In Oakwood, he backed up for Sina Rambo,
an up-and-coming rapper in the United States at the time. Davido was in a group called
KB International in America before returning to Nigeria in March 2011. Omo Baba Olowo, as he is usually called, continued
his education at Babcock University, and in July 2015, got a first-class degree in Music. When he returned to Nigeria in 2001, Davido
released his first album, Omo Baba Olowo. This album, though produced by several production
companies, suffered some backlash from music critics. This album that was criticised later won the
Best R&B/Pop Album award, and also received a nomination for the Album of the year 2013. The album was also nominated for the Best
Album of the Year awards at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. On May 7th 2011, he produced the single, “Back When”, in
which he featured Naeto C. In October, 2011, one of his hit songs, Dami
Duro, the single which was jointly produced by Davido and Shizzi was released. This song
is said to have been the one which brought Davido to stardom. The music video of the single was later released
on the 8th of January, 2012. On 6th of May, 2012, the fourth single on the album
titled Overseas was released by HKN music. And on the 28th of September 2012, Davido
released his fifth song, All of You. Davido began recording his second album in
2013. On February 25th, 2013, one of the singles in the album he was working on, Gobe was
released and got the attention of many. Gobe, produced by Shizzi, got many positive
feed backs. In June 2014, Davido collaborated with some other top artistes such as Tiwa
Savage, Diamond Platnumz and Sarkodie on a song for the Africa rising campaign. In 2015, he collaborated with the American
rapper, Meek Mill on the single, “Fans Mi”. In January 2016, Davido signed a record deal
with Sony Music, and some months after, he established his record label, Davido Music
Worldwide (DMW). Personal Life
Davido has two baby mamas. He is currently in a relationship with Chioma Avril who was
his course mate back at the university. He seems to be happy in the relationship, as
he shares their pictures on social media and even calls her his wife on the platform. Davido
and Chioma are expecting a baby and their wedding is slated for the year 2020.
Awards/Achievements In his music career, this young star has received
approximately 29 awards from 74 nominations. On 30th of November, 2017, Davido won the
Best African Act at the MOBO Awards. This qualified him as the first African artiste
to perform live at the awards. On the 24th of June, 2018, he received an
award from the Hollywood actor, Omari Hardwick, and the actress, Tika Sumpter. Some of his other numerous awards include
the MTV Europe Music Awards; Kora Awards; Dynamix All Youth Awards; World Music Awards;
City People Entertainment Awards; African Muzik Magazine Awards (Best Male West Africa);
and Nigerian Entertainment Awards (Hottest Single of the Year 2014) among others. Davido’s robust achievements has led to his
numerous endorsements. Some of his many endorsements include his 30 million Naira endorsement deal
with MTN Nigeria in 2012; in October 2013, he partnered with Guinness Nigeria for the
concert, Guinness World of More. Later that same year, he signed an endorsement
deal with Pepsi alongside some other Nigerian artistes, such as Tekno, Tiwa Savage, among
others. In May 2008, he signed an endorsement deal
worth 350 million Naira with Infinix. Net Worth
Davido is easily recognised as one of the richest Nigerian musicians His current net
worth is about 25 million U.s dollars Did you Know?
● Davido has two daughters, Imade and Veronica, named after his mother.
● Davido’s father, Deji Adeleke, is a Christian elder and the founder of Adeleke
University in Osun State. ● His grandfather, Ayoola Raji Adeleke,
was a senator during the Second Republic, in Nigeria.
● Davido’s first manager was Asa Asika, a cousin of Naeto C.
● In 2015, Davido was robbed in South Africa. ● One of Davido’s baby mamas, Sophie Momodu,
is a cousin of the veteran journalist,Dele Momodu.
● Davido was the first graduate from the Department of Music in Babcock University. What’s your take on Davido as an African
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