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David Adeleke better know by his stage names as Davido, Baddest, and Omo Baba Olowo (OBO) after his debut studio album, is a Nigerian Music star, Davido is a singer, songwriter, stage performer, recording artist and a record label boss. Davido started his musical Career way back in his University days.

Davido started his professional music Career after he returned back to Nigeria, and since have been very successful, he has achieve a lot from his career, his success and luxurious lifestyle leaving his fans searching online about Davido Net Worth Forbes Of 2020.

In a real sense how much is Davido Net Worth 2020?.

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  • Name: David Adeleke
  • Best Known As: Davido, OBO Baddest
  • Age: he is currently 28 years old
  • D.O.B: November 21, 1992
  • Up Time: 2011 till date.
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • State: Osun State
  • Occupation: Singer, songwriter, and record producer
  • Net Worth: $20 million dollars
  • Record Label: CEO @ DMW Records

Davido Early Life, Education And Career

Davido And Daughter

David Adedeji Adeleke was born on November 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia. His father Adedeji Adeleke is a successful  business magnate and his mother Vero Adeleke was a university lecturer. Davido is the youngest of five siblings and his father’s second-born son. 

He attended the British International School in Lagos and at the age of 16, he moved to Alabama, US, to study business administration at Oakwood University. Davido bought musical equipment while at Oakwood and started making beats. He also worked with his cousins B-Red and Sina Rambo to form the music act KB International. Davido dropped out of Oakwood University to pursue music full-time and relocated to London, where he worked on his vocals. 

After returning to Nigeria in 2011, Davido paused his music career and agreed to honor his father by enrolling at Babcock University. In July 2015, he graduated from Babcock with a degree in music after his father paid the university to start a music department for an inaugural class of one student

As of 2020 Davido Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollar

Career

Davido is a force to reckon on in the Nigerian Music Industry, so far he has receive numerous awards, Endorsements deals and features from other artists since he began his career about 9 years ago.

While in Oakwood University, due to his musical interest, he got some musical equipment so he could make beats and record vocal references. At a point, he dropped out because of his grades and thereafter relocated to Nigeria.

In 2011, he relocated to promote his career in music but encountered problems convincing his father. In his family, the children are expected to join the family business after school, but Davido chose a different path entirely. After mutual agreement with his father, he enrolled into Babcock University, Ogun state and finally graduated in 2015.

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Dami Duro

Before ‘Dami duro’, Davido released his first single ‘Back When’ featuring Naeto C. It was shot by Clarence Peters in London and on Oct.30, 2011, he released ‘Dami Duro’. He co-produced the single with Shizzi which was shot by Clarence peter, this time, in Lagos. The song Dami duro came with an amazing video in January 2012, and it was highly welcomed by Nigerians with frequent airplay by various media House.

Omo Baba Olowo (OBO)

He released his debut studio album on July 17, 2012, Omo Baba Olowo (Child of a Wealthy Person) under HKN Music Record Label. Davido was the executive producer of OBO and worked with other producers like Jay Sleek, Spellz, Maleek Berry, and others. It featured popular musicians like Sina Rambo, Ice Price, Kay Switch, B-Red, 2 Face and Naeto C.

Other Musics By Davido

On February 25, 2013, Davido released the Shizzi-produced track “Gobe”. It was ranked second on Premium Times‘ list of the Top 10 songs of 2013. The music video for “Gobe” was recorded in South Africa by Godfather Productions. on May 13, 2013 “One of a Kind” was released, The song was also produced by Shizzi. on that same year “Skelewu” was released on August 13, 2013.

Davido released the T-Spize-produced song “Aye” on February 1, 2014. In October 2016, he released the 5-track EP Son of Mercy, which was supported by the singles “Gbagbe Oshi”, “How Long” and “Coolest Kid in Africa”. The EP features guest appearances from Simi, Tinashe and Nasty C. Davido released “If” on February 17, 2017. It was produced by Tekno, who ghost-wrote the track for Davido. on June 2 2017 Davido released Fall, The accompanying music video for “Fall” was directed by Nigerian-born British video director Daps. In December 2018, the video surpassed 100 million views, becoming the most-viewed video by a Nigerian artist on YouTube.

In January 2019, Davido sold out The O2 Arena in London, becoming the first solo African artist to do so. He was introduced on stage by Idris Elba and performed several of his hit singles with the backing band The Compozers. The gig featured additional performances from Mayorkun, Peruzzi, Idowest, Dremo, Yonda, Tomi Agape and Zlatan. The Chris Brown-assisted track “Blow My Mind” was released on July 26, 2019. “Risky” was released on October 23, 2019. It features guest vocals from Jamaican singer Popcaan.

Davido’s second studio album A Good Time was released on November 22, 2019. The album features the previously released singles “If”, “Fall”, “Assurance”, “Blow My Mind” and “Risky”. All but one of the tracks on A Good Time were produced by Nigerian producers. The album’s cover art features Davido, his father and a sculpture of his mother.

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HKN

OBO

Davido co-founded HKN Music with his elder brother, Adewale Adeleke. Today, the record label is home to many artists. He has also produced for numerous artists like Skales, Tiwa Savage, Naeto C and many more.

DMW Records Label

Davido founded his music label DMW, in 2016. He founded it shortly after signing up with Sony Music. Several top musicians signed under the label imprint. Some of them include: Dremo, Mayorkun, Yonda and Peruzzi are currently signed to the label.

Davido Philanthropy

Davido is regarded as one of the charitable celebrities in Nigeria. He is known to always organising competitions and giveaways on social media. Davido is also in the habit of supporting people who have challenges with their school fees. For example, he gave Jide Sanyaolu 1million for his school fees, and one Deborah, another million naira recently. And he has in many times be of help to his fellow artiste and his crew member,

As of 2020 Davido Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollar

Davido Endorsement Deals

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  • On April 6, 2012, Davido signed a N30 million endorsement deal with MTN.
  • On October 24, 2013, Davido signed endorsement deal with Guinness Nigeria.
  • On May 9, 2018, Davido signed an endorsement deal with Infinix Mobile, a Hong Kong-based smartphone.
  • Davido also signed a record deal with sony music

As of 2020 Davido Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollar

Davido’s cars and houses

Just like how he is advancing in the music industry, you can say Davido house and car is second-to-none among Nigerian musicians. He has two mansions in Lekki, Lagos and a getaway mansion in Georgia, USA. Davido’s car collection is dazzling with:

  • Rolls Royce Cullinan 2019 (~₦350 million) (rumored)
  • Bentley Bentayga (₦108 million)
  • Bentley Continental GT (~₦95 million)
  • Porsche Panamera Turbo S (~₦22.8 million)
  • Range Rover Sports (₦84 million – ₦90 million)
  • Range Rover SV Autobiography (₦98 million)
  • Chevrolet Camaro GS (₦9.4 million)
  • Audi R8 (₦23.4 million)
  • Audi Q7 (₦12 million)
  • Mercedes-AMG GLS63 (~₦45 million)
  • Mercedes G-Wagon (~₦21 million)
  • Toyota Land Cruiser (~₦30 million)

Besides the most expensive cars, Davido Rumored to owns a private jet that once go viral on social media.

As of 2020 Davido Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollar

Davido Personal Life

Currently, Davido is in a relationship with Chioma Avril Rowland, who is the mother of davido only son ifeanyi adeleke He is also the father of two daughters – Aurora Imade Adeleke and Hailey Veronica Adeleke.

Davido Awards and Recognitions

  • Best Newcomer Award, Kora awards, 2012
  • Best International Act: Africa, BET Awards, 2014
  • Promising Youth Artist, Dynamix All Youth, 2011
  • Best Male West African, African Muzik Magazine Awards, 2014
  • Artists of the Year, African Muzik Magazine Awards, 2014
  • Best Male Artiste of the Year, MTV Africa Music Awards, 2014
  • African Artiste of the Year, Ghana Music Awards, 2014
  • Musician of the Year (Male), City People Entertainments Awards, 2014
  • Artiste of the Year, The Headies, 2018
  • Artiste of the Year, The Headies, 2014
  • Hip Hop World Revelation, The Headies, 2013
  • Next Rated, The Headies, 2012
  • Male Artist of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2014
  • Best Pop/R&B Artiste of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2013
  • Best New Act of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2012
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Awards And Recognitions For His Songs

  • Music Video of the Year ‘Aye’ Ben TV Awards, 2014
  • Song of the Year, ‘Back When’ Dynamix Youth, 2011
  • Most Gifted Newcomer Video of the Year, ‘Dami Duro’ Channel O Music Video Awards, 2012
  • Best Afro Pop Video ‘Aye’ Nigeria Music Video Awards, 2014
  • Song of the Year ‘Aye’ The Headies 2014
  • Song of the Year and Best Pop Single, ‘If’ The Headies 2018
  • Best R&B/Pop Album ‘Omo Baba Olowo’, The Headies 2013
  • Hottest Single of the Year ‘Dami Duro’ Nigeria Entertainments Awards, 2012
  • Best Collaboration ‘Gallardo’ Runtown featured Davido, Nigeria Entertainments Awards, 2014
  • Hottest Single of the Year, ‘Aye’ Nigeria Entertainments Awards, 2014
  • Best Collabo of the Year ‘Carolina’ Saucekid featured Davido, 2012
  • Best Video by a New Artist (Live beats Choice) ‘Dami Duro’ Nigeria Entertainments Awards, 2012

Controversies

In May 2014, Davido criticized the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) after missing his flight to London, and accused them of pestering him for money. On May 11, 2014, the PR officer for the NIS denied Davido’s allegations and said they did not issue him an exit permit because he did not have the correct travel documents with him.

As of 2020 Davido Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollar

Davido Net Worth

Davido is currently one of the richest and the most influential artistes in the Nigerian Music industry, with an estimated net worth of $20 million dollars.

Conclusion

Davido was detained in the Police cell by his father due to his interest in music but that act did not make him give up on his passion. There is something about passion; when you are passionate about something, there will always be a way. He found a way to communicate what he really wanted to do with his father and they finally reached a compromise. Our family is our support system and we should get them onboard to believe our dream no matter how long it takes.

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