Davido net worth, age, father, baby mamas, wife, and latest updates.
Davido is a Nigerian-American singer, songwriter, and record producer. His music incorporates traditional African themes as well as global popular pop.
Davido: Net Worth and Profile Summary
|Real Name||David Adedeji Adeleke|
|Date Of Birth||November 21, 1992|
|Age||30 years old|
|Birthplace||Atlanta, Georgia, US|
|Profession||singer, songwriter, and record producer|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lbs)|
|Father’s Name:||Adedeji Adeleke|
|Mother’s Name:||Veronica Adeleke (late)|
|Siblings:||3 (Sharon, Adewale and Ashley Coco Adeleke)|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Girlfriend:||Chioma Avril Rowland|
|Babymamas:||Sophia Momodu, Amanda, Larissa Lorenco, Ayotomide Labinjo|
|Children:||Aurora Imade, Hailey, Mitchell Anu, Dawson and Ifeanyi (late) Adeleke.|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Davido: Net Worth
Davido, who has a net worth of $10 million, is Nigeria’s richest artist as a result of his global fame as one of the world’s most well-known singers.
Adedeji Adeleke, Davido’s father, is a business entrepreneur, and his mother, Vero Adeleke, was a university lecturer. Davido is the youngest of three siblings and the second son of his father.
He attended the British International School in Lagos before returning to the United States at the age of 16 to pursue business management at Oakwood University in Alabama.
While at Oakwood, Davido purchased musical equipment and began producing beats. He also formed the music group KB International with his cousins B-Red and Sina Rambo. Davido left Oakwood University to pursue music full-time and moved to London to work on his vocals.
Davido paused his music career after returning to Nigeria in 2011 and agreed to honor his father by enrolling at Babcock University.
After his father sponsored the university to establish a music department for an initial class of one student, he graduated from Babcock in July 2015 with a degree in music.
On July 17, Spotify reported that Davido’s songs had crossed 1 billion streams on the platform, joining other Nigerian artists such as Wizkid, Burna Boy, and CKay.
Davido: Age, Height and Weight
Davido was born on November 21, 1992 and turned 30 just recently. He is 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m) tall and weighs 70 kg (154 lbs).
Davido have had 5 baby mamas, including his current girlfriend and fiancé, Chioma Rowland.
It was reported that Davido and Chioma had a secret marriage at his father’s residence on 13th November, 2022 but the reports remain unclear.
Davido’s baby mamas
His first baby mama, Sophia Momodu had his first child, Imade during their relationship in 2015.
Atlanta-based Model, Amanda had his second daughter, Hailey born on May 8, 2016
Chioma Rowland, Davido’s current girlfriend had his first son and third child, Ifeanyi Adeleke on 20th October, 2019.
Ifeanyi Adeleke tragically died on the 31st October, 2022 after drowning at his father’s residence in Banana Island. However, his parents, Davido and Chioma are yet to confirm his death till date.
Davido’s alleged 5th baby mama is a London-based make up artist, Larissa Lorenco. It was reported she gave birth to his second son and fourth child, Dawson. The reports still remains unclear.
Ayotomide Labinjo publicly claimed she had an affair with the singer in 2017. It was reported that she met him in a club in 2013, according to her. Their brief affair resulted in pregnancy and she gave birth to Davido’s daughter, Mitchell Adeleke.
Davido: Career and Recognitions
Davido received the Next Rated Award at The Headies in 2012 after the release of “Dami Duro,” the second single from his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo (2012).
He had several hit singles between 2013 and 2015, and he secured a record deal with Sony Music in January 2016. He then established the record company Davido Music Worldwide (DMW), which signed Dremo, Mayorkun, Peruzzi, and Liya.
Davido secured a record deal with Sony’s RCA Records in July 2016. Son of Mercy, his 5-track EP released in October 2016, was accompanied by the singles “Gbagbe Oshi,” “How Long,” and “Coolest Kid in Africa.”
Davido renegotiated his contract with Sony in April 2017 due to creative control difficulties, and later that year he released five singles, including “If” and “Fall.”
“If” sparked massive social media engagement throughout the world, while “Fall” became the longest-charting Nigerian pop single in Billboard history. Davido is often regarded as the “King of Modern-Day Afrobeats.”
In November 2019, Davido released his second studio album A Good Time, which was followed by tracks such as Blow My Mind, which featured prominent American singer Chris Brown.
In 2019, New African magazine named Davido one of the Top 100 Most Influential Africans. On November 13, 2020, he released his third studio album, A Better Time.
In March 2022, Davido appeared alongside (Trinidad Cardona and AISHA) on “Hayya Hayya (Better Together),” the first single from the multi-song FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Official Soundtrack. Davido is the first Nigerian singer to appear on a FIFA World Cup single.
Davido released another single titled “Stand Strong” in May 2022, which included The Samples Choir. According to the Naija banquet, the song represents a departure from the Nigerian singer’s regular hop/dance approach. Davido reflects on his musical path and the struggles he faces on a daily basis in the song. It is also the narrative of his recovery.
Davido announced his first yearly festival dubbed “Are We African Yet(A.W.A.Y)” on November 18, 2022, at the State Farm Arena Atlanta, Georgia.