Davido Full Biography, Net Worth, Profile, Awards & Nominations [How He Met Chioma Avril, Date Of Birth, Education And Many More]
David Adedeji Adeleke popularly known by his stage name as Davido is a Nigerian artist born on November 21, 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A
Davido was born to a Nigerian business magnate, Chief Deji Adeleke and to a University lecturer mother, Vero Adeleke, who is now late.
He attended The British International School, Lagos.
Travelling between the USA, the UK and Nigeria, Davido has experienced different cultures but still stays true to his roots and this is evident in his music and the people he considers his biggest influences musically, which include Don Jazzy, 2 Face idibia, Sound Sultan and Wande Coal.
Davido came to limelight in 2011 with his hit single “Dami Duro” which was well received across his home country, Nigeria. He also started his own record label along with his elder brother Adewale Adeleke. The record label known as “HKN” also houses the likes of Sina Rambo, B.Red, Mayourkun, peruzzi etc.
Being a record producer, the singer had produced songs for top music artistes like Tiwa Savage, Naeto C, Skales and Sauce kid.
He released an album “Omo baba olowo(OBO)” in 2012, which was supported by singles, “Back when” featuring Naeto C, “Ekuro”, “Gbon Gbon”, “Feel Alright” featuring Ice Prince.
Between 2013 and 2015, Davido released the singles “Gobe”, “One Of a kind”, “Skelewu”, “Aye”, “Tchelette” featuring SouthAfrican nusic duo, Makifizolo and so on.
In January 2016, Davido had announced on his twitter page that he signed a record deal with Sony Music, the announcement which was met with various mixed reactions online.
Just few months after signing the deal, Davido floated another record label, Davido Music Worldwide (DMW). He signed music artiste Mayorkun and rapper Dremo into the label.
Davido signed Mayorkun and dremo
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