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Here are 42 great things popular Nigerian musician, Davido achieved in 2020


Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, has become a household name.

Despite the pandemic, the Nigerian music industry had a great 2020 and Davido was not left behind.

The Yoruba born serial hit maker sure had a great 2020 as he achieved numerous feats and broke different records, setting the bar high for his other competitors.

The single father of 3 had earlier taken to his verified Instagram page of over 18.7 million followers to wish them a happy new year and pen down a new year message.

The “Jowo” crooner wrote; “Happy New Years my people !!! 2021 go do well AMEN ! !!”a

Below are 42 great feats Nigerian singer, Davido achieved in 2020;

Risky Went Platinum In SA.

Blow My Mind Went 2X Platinum In SA.

First African Album To Hit 1 Billion Streams.

Davido Was Nominated At Three Categories At The Afrimma 2020 Awards.

6 Top 10 Hits on Nigeria’s Apple Music & ITunes Chart(Pre-Album)

Won SoundCity Digital Artiste Of The Year Award

Won SAMA’s Rest Of Africa Album Award

Davido’s FALL Went Gold In The United States

For Selling Over 500,000 Units.

Davido’s FALL Went Gold At Canada

For Selling Over 40,000 Units. -Davido’s FALL Went 4X Platinum In SA

Davido’s Risky & BMM Both Sold Over 200,000 RIAA Units.

Davido’s A Good Time Album Went 2X Platinum In SA.

Two Billboard World Digital Song Sales Chart Entries.

Italy Singles Chart Entry With “Alaska”

Fastest Nigerian Solo Song To Debut On Billboard World Digital Song Sales Chart.

Fastest Music Video To Hit Over 1M Views In 7 Hours. Nominated At MOBO Awards For The Best African Act.

#ABT Peaked At #78 On Ireland Albums Chart.

Had Two Songs That Debuted At Top 30 On US iTunes In FEM and Holy Ground Peaking At #19 and #30 respectively.

Highest By Any Afrobeats Artist Album In 2020.

Had Two Songs On Worldwide iTunes Song Top 100 Chart In FEM and Holy Ground Peaking At #88 And #64.

Highest By Any Afrobeats Artiste Album In 2020.

His Album Peaked #1 In 21 Countries On Apple Music .

His Album Peaked At #1 In 13 Countries On iTunes.

#4 On Billboard World Albums Chart.

#2 On Billboard Heatseekers Chart.

Became The First Nigerian Artiste To Crack The Top 200 Of Pandora’s Top Spin Chart(USA) Thrice In Fall,

IF And Shopping Spree(2020).

Four Songs Off His Album Made Entries Into UK Afrobeats Chart

Nominated At MTV Mama Awards For The Artiste Of The Year.

7 Nominations At The 14th Headies Awards.

Nominated At Four Categories At The African Entertainment Awards,USA(AEAUSA)

His New Album #ABT Debuted At #170 On Billboard 200 Chart.

#ABT Peaked At #88 On UK Albums Chart

Fastest Music Video To Hit Over 3M Views In 24 Hours.

Highest Charting Nigerian Song On United States iTunes at #19.

Highest Charting Nigerian Solo Song On Worldwide iTunes At #88.

Highest Charting Nigerian Music Video On Worldwide Trending YouTube Music Videos Chart at #21.

Featured On 4 International Albums.

Featured On 5 Local Albums.

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