Davido Biography

Davido Biography

Davido Biography

When you talk about Nigeria Music Industry, there are some sets and caliber of artists that are superstars that all eyes await to see. Some of these singers are known beyond the shore of their countries. Today, we shall be writing on Davido biography and history because he is a well-known artist in Nigeria Hip Hop industry.

Davido Biography And History

Son of the rich father majorly why he was called Omo Baba olowo even among his fans, he was one of the Nigerian artists that were born with a silver spoon. Even though he is one of the fast-growing artists in the industry today yet on a daily basis he strives for more so as to stay floating in the music industry.

Davido History

His Early Life And Birth

This African well-known artist hail from Nigeria who is born into the family of Chief Deni and his late mother Mrs. Vero Adeleke. This family is a well-known family in the whole of Nigeria. His father was once a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and also owned a business with different multi ventures in the country and outside the country.

Davido is a songwriter, singer and also owns a record labor. He was given birth to in the year 1992 in November 21st at Atlanta in Georgia in the United States of America. His mum was a lecturer before her death.


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He started his education and as well his career in the British international school back in the United States. Also, he attended Oakland University where he studies business administration even though he graduated with a bad grade from this institution. He furthers his education while he came back to Nigeria and enroll at Babcock University where he studies music. This school of music was established in Babcock university just for the sake of


because his father really wants him to get a university degree before venturing into music.


happens to be one of the first graduates of this faculty in the year 2015.

Let’s move on in our discussion of Davido biography and history.

about Davido

Music Career

this singer first plunges and hit every screen in Nigeria when he dropped his first song, Dami Duro. This song was her first drop that begins to project her name to everyone in the country in the year 2012. Also, he has featured different artists which range from Naeto C they sang the song overseas.

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Also, after his first release of Ekuro, he has to do a remix of the song with Rambo, he also features him in the GboGbo, also feel all right where he also featured Ice Prince. Between the year 2013 and 2015 year, he dropped his Gobe album and also his Skelewu songs, Tchelete where he featured Mafikzolo, also aye. He also dropped Naughty where he featured DJ Arafat. Followed by his song Owo Ni Koko, he also featured the industry devil who is a rapper and murder all beat Olamide in the Money song.

In the year 2016, he made public his agreement signed with Sony music in which he makes this known through his twitter handle.

His achievements further move in as he set up his own record labels known as Davido Music worldwide (DMW) in which the two biggest artists in the record label is Dremo and Mayorkun.

His first record label was him and his elder Brother Adewale Adeleke who Co-owned the HKN record label together, in this record label are the Sina Rambo, Deekay and B. Red. He has recorded with the likes of Tiwa Savage and also Sauce kid.

In the year 2012 in April Davido was endorsed by Mtn Nigeria. Also, in the late year of 2013, October 23 Guinness partnered with Davido for the Guinness world of more concert by this company. Also, with the likes of Sarkodie, Lola Rae, Mi Casa, Diamond Platnumz and Tiwa Savage have also been together run a campaign for DSTV’s Africa rising.

Also, Davido once announced via New age newspaper on his plan to feature with Rick Ross and Meek Mill, this came to reality after he released a single titled Fans Mi with collaboration with Meek Mill.

Davido’s Award

Davido awards

We obviously cannot speak of Davido biography and history without highlighting his musical ward. Wouldn’t you agree?

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Ready, set, Let’s go!

He won the best African act at the MOBO awards which double to make him the first artist from African to perform live in that award.

Also, he became the African singers to be awarded BET award main stage. This award was brandish in a manner that Hollywood actress and actor Tika Sumpter and Omar Hardwick was the one that presented this award and in response by Davido through his acceptance speech charge the American artist and Patron to take a tour to Africa to enjoy the food galore.

Also, in his endorsement for the face of Mtn pulse which is a market strategy by mtn in the year 2012, signed 30,000,000 deals with him.

Controversial Moment

She first throws a blow to the air by a verbal attack on the Nigerian immigration Service immediately after his flight was missed, and focus this on the problems the officers gave him by asking him for money even though this was denied by the NIS public relation officer on the basis of lack of needed documents to travel.

Other issues came up after a tussle between Davido and his baby mama in law, the prominent writer Dele Momodu. This case was reported by the Vanguard newspaper in the year 2015 December to be precise. A case of child trafficking was filed against the family of Davido and Davido himself, this case ensues as a result of the rightful custodian of Imade Adeleke Davido’s first daughter who was taken away from her mama and Sophia his baby mama was then on a high level of anger to get her daughter back. Even though this has been denied by Davido but an apology was given to Dele Momodu to make the whole issues homie.

Conclusion on Davido biography and history

We have so far discussed Davido profile and other things you need to know about him, sit back to enjoy.


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