Nigerian Afro-pop superstar David Adedeji Adeleke who is better known as Davido marks 10 years in music and his fans have also taken to social media to celebrate his achievements and milestones he’s garnered over the years.
David was born in Atlanta, US, and raised in Lagos; he made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International. He studied business administration at Oakwood University before dropping out to make beats and record vocal references.
The father of three rose to fame after releasing “Dami Duro”, the second single from his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo (2012), from which six additional singles—”Back When”, “Ekuro”, “Overseas”, “All of You”, “Gbon Gbon”, and “Feel Alright”—were taken.
The DMW boss who started his career back in 2010 is currently one of the biggest names in the Nigerian music scene alongside Wizkid, Burna Boy, and other music stars.
Davido founded the record label Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) a few months after signing with Sony. Dremo, Mayorkun, Yonda, and Peruzzi are currently signed to the label. In July 2016, Davido signed a record deal with RCA Records
Davido released his second studio album A Good Time in November 2019 which was accompanied by It was supported by the previously released singles “If”, “Fall”, “Assurance”, “Blow My Mind” and “Risky”.
Davido’s camp came together trending him on social media to celebrate the singer’s journey so far. Some amazed at how much he’s achieved since his sojourn whilst others flood the internet with accolades of his character and persona.
See some of the tweets below;
8 years after @davido dropped this monster hit – Dami duro, the track still slaps hard & gives goosebumps till date☺️👌🏼
One of the biggest records to come out of the Nigerian music industry🔥
— Pastor Clinton (@Zaddy_Clinton) May 7, 2020
Greatest Nigerian Performance Ever!! Goosebumps everywhere! #DavidoDay
— Omoniyi Israel (@__Omoissy) May 6, 2020
— DREYLO. (@RealDreylo) May 7, 2020
— Samuel Mbah (@Mbahdeyforyou) May 6, 2020
History Will Never Forget 💯 This is probably one of the best clips and a lot of people haven’t seen it yet 😌 If you haven’t seen it before, always remember you saw it here first 😁😌 #DavidoDay Davido Remains King Of Soldout concerts👌 pic.twitter.com/ebAl3M1ExE
— #DavidoDay 😎🦅 (@RealTheopaid) May 7, 2020
Davido, one of the few artistes that supports others! He’s proven times without number that his “We rise by lifting others” motto is not a sham. A king, we stan 👑 #DavidoDay pic.twitter.com/l3ZJa5Zo7T
— Iseunife The First (@Shawnifee) May 6, 2020
When you look at this picture all you see is greatness ..DAVIDO DOESNT starve his fans ,he deliver hits for us that’s why we are appreciating him today @davido we love you #DavidoDay pic.twitter.com/2xr3RQGBpd
— Elvisdaily👨🏻💻 (@elvisagh) May 7, 2020