Davido Biography, net worth and life
David Adedeji Adeleke is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. Read about the biography, family, awards, and life of Davido,
David Adedeji Adeleke is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. David Adedeji Adeleke AKA Davido, Baddest, and ‘Omo Baba Olowo’ (OBO).
David Adedeji Adeleke
Date of Birth and place of birth
November 21, 1992 (age 30) Atlanta,Georgia, U.S.A
3 daughters and a Son (Aurora, Hailey and Ifeanyi David Adeleke)
Present record labels
Sony, Radio corporation of america (RCA), Davdo music worldwide (DMW).
25 million dollars
David began his music career at Oakwood University. Davido rose to stardom after releasing his second single, 'Dami Duro.' The Nigerian Musician also has numerous awards and accolades to his name and is one of the best musicians in Nigeria.
Davido's personal life
Davido dated Chioma Avril Rowland. Davido is also the father of three children from three women, namely, Aurora Imade Hailey Veronica and a son Ifeanyi David Adedeji Adeleke.
Davido's education and early career
David Adeleke was born on Nov. 21, 1992.
Davido was born in Atlanta, Georgia, US, to Mr. and Mrs. Adedeji Adeleke. Davido's father is a know Investor and businessman in Nigeria.
Davido lost his mother, Veronica Adeleke, at an early age.
Davido was enrolled at the British International School located in Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. He later gained admission to study Business administration at Oakwood University, Huntsville, Alabama.
While at Oakwood University, Davido bought some recording and musical equipment to make music. l references. Davido later dropped out of school and moved to Nigeria in 2011.
After deliberations with his Dad, he enrolled at Babcock University, Ogun state, and finally graduated in 2015 with the first class in music.
Davido recounted that his Dad promised his late mother that he would ensure Davido finishes his schooling.
Davido's music albums
On Oct.30, 2011, Davido released 'Dami Duro.' The Dami Duro single was co-produced with Shizzi.
Davido later released the music video for Dami Duro, which Clarence Peters directed.
The song late became a hit song in Nigeria, and it was aired in almost every media outlet - the introduction of Davido to fame.
Davido released his first album Omo Baba Olowo (Child of a Wealthy Person), in 2012 under HKN Music Record Label.
Omo Baba Olowo had fantastic features like Sina Rambo, Ice Prince, Kay Switch, B-Red, 2 Face, and Naeto C. as a guest.
Davido has also worked and released other popular studio albums like:
- Son of Mercy (2016)
- A Good Time (2019)
- A Better Time (2020)
Davido's 'A Good Time' album later become the most-streamed album ever.
Davido's record labels
Davido is the HKN record label co-founder with his brother, Adewale Adeleke. Today. Davido later left the HKN record label to steer his ship.
Davido founded his current record label DMW, in 2016. Davido founded it after signing up with Sony Music.
The DMW record label has many top artists on its payroll, including Teli, Peruzzi, Mayorkun, Dremo, and others.
Ever since 2011, Davido has been making waves in the music industry
Davido's net worth
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