Davido net worth is a subject most of his die hard fans would wish to know. Davido is a stage name but his birth name is David Adedeji Adeleke, born on 21st Nov 1992 by a Nigerian tycoon Mr Deji Adeleke and Dr. Vero Adeleke who was the professor in Babcock University in Atlanta, United States of America. He also has two daughters Hailey and Imade who is a daughter to his baby mama Sophia. He is born from a very rich family, from his grandfather Chief Adebayo Adeleke who was an investor and is among the brains behind the remarkable Banana Island to his father Dr. Deji Adeleke, who is the CEO of Pacific Holdings Limited.
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He started his music career while in school by recording vocals and making beats when he was in Oakwood University in the US, but here music didn't do well as he had earlier wished. He went to London to pursue his dream. In the year 2011, Davido went back to Nigeria and enrolled for music classes in Babcock University in Ogun State. Persuasion, determination and love for music are what bring us to davido net worth, enlightening you on how much the famous Nigerian musician owns among others that makes his net worth a matter of importance.
Net worth of Davido
As it is widely known, Davido is a music artist from one of the richest family in Nigeria. He has not depended on his father’s wealth, instead he has taken advantage of it and started making money of his own. These are the things that have made Davido’s net worth increase drastically;
- Releasing the hit single Dami Duro, a music that was trending for a number of days if not months, back in 2011, made Davido the famous artist he is today. In the same year, on 7th May, he released and produced a debut studio album, ‘Back When,’ which got quite a number of views on YouTube meaning it was well received in Nigeria and abroad. The single album was the top at the MTV charts.
- His second studio album with the hit track “Gobe” and “One of The Kind” the songs were well received globally and they trended all over, the album was released on 25th Feb 2013. This second album topped as second on Premium Times on the top 10 list in 2013.
- In April 2012, Davido signed an approval deal with MTN Nigeria worth millions of naira.
- Davido is the co-owner of the record label HKN, where he produced songs for Tiwa Savage, Skales and Naeto C.
- He has performed at the Guinness World after signing a contract deal with Guinness Nigeria worth millions.
- Nigerian multi-award winning musician, Davido is also an actor and is set to make his Nollywood debut in the movie titled ‘Legend at Sixty.
- He announced to newspaper that he is planning to collaborate with talented rappers like Meek Mill and Rick Ross, and after along waited collaboration Davido dropped a hit song with Meek Mill on June 2015 the song titled “Fans Mi”
- He has received 29 awards and 74 nominations like;
- Nigeria music video Awards,
- MTV Africa Music award,
- Ghana Music Award,
- BET Award, Kora Award,
- Magazine Award,
- Channel O Award,
- Africa Muzik Award,
- City People Entertainment Awards,
- Dynamix All Youth Awards,
- The Headies Awards
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
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Being inspred by P square and D’Banj, Davido believed that it’s possible in his music career. He is among the top 10 richest celebrities in Africa. In the last 5 years he has become popular, and Davido net worth in dollars is at $ 16 million. Davido has over 10 million followers on YouTube channel. He also has some other additional source of income apart from music and the sources are like 30 million naira MTN and 50 million naira close up deal and also as an actor in Nollywood movies which have significantly increased his net worth.
Davido net worth 2018
After seeing Davido ranking among top 10 richest artist in Africa, we can now see Davido current net worth after all his prominent deals with the top companies and the Awards and also nominees won. Davido has done collaborations that featured some of the best known and international talented artists like Diamond Platnumz, Wizkid, Mi Casa, Olamide, Lola Rae and also Meek Mill. He is ranking at $ 16 million.
Davido net worth and assets
As he has impacted many young artists and his fans, Davido has also gained a lot from his hard work, positive spirit and ambition towards his dream career. He pursued his dream in music and his ambition is what has gotten him the kind of wealth he has, many are asking how much is Davido net worth? Below is a discussion of his net worth and asset;
Davido private jet
Davido is living big, he is now not using only cars, because he got himself a jet that he uses when he is going to perform at his concerts. As a 26 years old man he has hit the mark of affording the posh life he is living today. This is what he had to say after he got the jet "Another day another dollar!! En route TOGO privately on my jet!! OBO! We did it guys! #milliondollarmoney". Here is the picture of him in the jet
Davido cars and house
His luxury home which is in Lekki Lagos and the house has got super cool features like granite countertops, rust proof steel appliances and many more. The posh Davido house is round 40 million naira. Here is the picture of his house
Not only had he bought a house for himself but also bought his producer a house Shizzi where Davido announced and congratulated him online, “congrats producer Shizzi new crib!! You made me who I am today!! and I say thank you, you deserve more than this bro!!” here is the house Davido bought his producer
Davido was given a car as a Christmas gift, a white Range rover it costs 80 naira million. It was his farther who bought him and that’s why he said “Zero Recession” meaning he spent none of his single coin. Here is the picture of his white range rover,
Apart from this he has acquired cars like a Porsche turbo worth about N20 Million, Honda accord worth N5 Million, a Chevrolet Camaro GS costs 11 naira million, an Audi flat back GGX 2012 costs 9 naira million and a white Bentley 2011. All these are Davido cars. Source here are the pictures for his cars.
Davido family net worth
Davido comes from a family of haves. Dr. Deji Adeleke, Davido’s father is one of the most successful people, not only in Nigeria but also in Africa at large. He has really invested in; Records Labels, securities and Real Estate. He is the Pro Chancellor and partnering founder of Adeleke University in Ede, Osun state. He’s also the CEO of Pacific Holdings Limited, a company which deals with investments in various areas all over the country. Late Dr. Vero Adeleke who worked as a lecturer in Babcock University the mother to David also had an impact on Davido’s family net worth. Davido’s grandfather was also rich Chief Adebayo Adeleke he is the man who brought pride in Nigeria; he definitely made his dream come true by having the brain behind the impressive Banana Island in Lagos. The talented musician’s family net worth is at $700 million.
As we have seen Davido has become the most influential and most followed artist in Nigeria and Africa at large. Davido is an awarded artist and also nominated Nigeria singer, song writer and also as a record producer. He produced Tiwa Savage music, Skales and Naeto C. After releasing the hit single Dami Duro a music that was on lit made Davido to be famous and that was in 2011 Davido hit from there and got himself so many followers on social media.
Davido being the lover of music, in the year 2011 Davido went back to Nigeria and enrolled for music classes in Babcock University in Ogun State. He was so resilience, passionate and focused that’s why he never gave up even after him being in states and dint do well as he expected; While he was in school he could record vocals and make beats when he was in Oakwood University in the US. Davido net worth in naira is 5,760,000,000.
In some controversial reports of the talented musician Davido, Davido and his baby mama, Sophia got into a nasty public fight over the custody of their daughter. Davido had claimed that Sophia was into drugs at the same time breastfeeding their baby, a situation which he didn’t take lightly. Luckily his dad Mr Deji came in between to rescue the situation since he is a man of less public attention.