Time to time, we are going to be giving you 10 incredible facts about some of your favorite artists. The artiste we revealing today is the Baddest himself, “Davido”.
David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido is one of the most successful artistes in and out of Africa. His music is a prominent factor for the Afro-Beats sound.
These are 10 incredible facts about Davido.
- Davido used to be a backup singer for his cousin Shina Rambo alongside B-Red. Together they were called KB International
- He is currently the owner of two properties in America. A house in Atlanta and another in Miami.
- Davido has over 3 international endorsements. One with Axe Body Spray, Infinix mobile, Pepsi and many more.
- Furthermore, Davido so far in his career has received over 30 awards.
- Also, he was the first Nigerian to hit 1 million views in a day for a music video. He hit a million views in a day for the music video of “Assurance”.
- Davido is the second Nigerian artiste to sell out the O2 theatre in the U.K. it has over 20,000 seating capacity.
- Davido has a total of over 30 features both locally and internationally.
- Furthermore, Davido reportedly made half a billion from his headline show back in December 2018.
- Also, Davido is the Highest paid Nigerian celebrity on Instagram. He earns over 26 Million Naira for a sponsored post.
- He is the only artiste in Africa, whose videos have surpassed 500 million views on YouTube.