Davido’s Age, Biography and current Networth
David Adedeji Adeleke famously known as Davido was born on the 21st of November 1992 which makes him 25 years of age.
He is known to be a singer, songwriter and record producer. Davido started making waves way back in 2011 with his single titled “Dami Duro”. His elder brother is his partner at HKN Music.
HKN Music is a record label owned also by Sina Rambo, B.Red, and Deekay. Davido was born in Atlanta, Georgia, but came back to Lagos at a young age. His first album titled Omo Baba Olowo was released in the year 2012. He was born into the family of Chief Deji and Vero Adeleke. Chief Deji is a businessman in Nigeria while his late mother was a lecturer in a university.
The year 2015 saw Davido obtaining a degree in music from Babcock university after his father who is the owner of the university put a music department for an inaugural class. Davido is said to be a class of his own because of the hard work he put into his music career.
The song Omo Baba Olowo was being worked on from the year 2011. Late last year precisely on the 30th of November, Davido achieved greatness by winning the African act at the MOO Awards. He also broke the record of the first African to sing live at the award show.
Recently on June 24th, 2018, he also became the first African artiste to receive his award on the BET Awards show. The likes of Hollywood stars such as Tika Sumpterad and Omari Hardwick.
He has 2 children namely Aurora Imade Adeleke and Hailey Veronica. And partners with the following record labels: Sony, RCA, DMW, HKN music.
Davido made the choice to go into music but did not get serious with it until 2011. He was previously in a group named KB International in the US. Then since he was surrounded by people who love music, he then made the decision to take that step.
He went to British International School in Lagos, but previously studied Business Administration at Oakwood University. The likes of Dami Duro, All of you, Omo Baba Olowo, Aye, and Skelewu were his first set of songs.
NETWORTHS AND ENDORSEMENT
The statement suggests that Davido signed a multi-million endorsement deal with MTN in 2012 on April 6. He became the front cover of MTN Pulse. In addition, he also penned a deal with Guinness Nigeria on October 24th in the year 2013. The deal made him sing together with Psquare, Waje, D’banj, Chidinma and Tiwa Savage.
Davido has an estimated net worth of about $14m to $16m. Forbes Africa magazine in the year 2017 put up Davido’s name in the great list of the top 10 Bankable artists.
Also, he has been awarded 29 times out of 74 nominations as at 2014 though. Davido is one to watch out for in the coming years.