Davido Biography and Net Worth 2018

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Davido was born David Adedeji Adeleke, on November 21, 1992 to Nigerian billionaire and business mogul, Dr. Deji Adeleke and Professor, Mrs. Vero Adeleke in Atlanta, USA. He is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, rapper, performer and record producer. 

Davido lost his beloved mother in 2003. He attended the British International School in Lagos for his secondary education and studied Business Administration at Oakwood University, Alabama, USA before relocating to Nigeria.

ALSO READ: Davido’s Father Net Worth: Dr. Deji Adeleke

Davido’s interest in music started when he was at Oakwood University in the United States. He bought musical equipment and began making beats as well as recording vocal references. His music career while at schools in the United States did not blossom as he had a series of poor performances over there which led to him eventually dropping out of school in the USA and relocating to London to fully face music.

In 2011, Davido returned back to Nigeria and he decided to go back to school, thus enrolling at Babcock University in Ogun State, Nigeria to study Music. He came into limelight with his popular song “Back When” featuring Nigerian rapper Naeto C. shot and directed by Clarence Peters, the song received frequent airplay.

Davido became an instant hit when he sang “Dami Duro”. Davido has since gone on to release numerous singles and albums. Alongside his elder brother Adewale Adeleke, Davido is the co-owner of HKN Music (a record label home to B.Red, Sina Rambo and DeeKay).

He has produced songs for Naeto C, Tiwa Savage, Skales and Sauce Kid. In April 2012, he signed an endorsement deal with mobile telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria as the face of MTN Pulse. He is also a SONY Music ambassador. He is also known as O.B.O “Omo Baba Olowo” which in English means “son of a rich man”.

David’s net worth currently stands at an impressive $13 million.

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