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Davido (David Adedeji Adeleke) Biography, Family, Education, Career, and Net Worth



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David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known as Davido or OBO, is a Nigerian-American singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is one of the most popular and influential African artists of all time.


Davido was born on November 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. His father, Adedeji Adeleke, is a Nigerian business magnate and his mother, Vero Adeleke, was a university lecturer. Davido is the youngest of five siblings.


Davido attended the British International School, Lagos, Nigeria, for his primary and secondary education. He then moved to Babcock University to study music.


Davido began his music career in 2011 with the release of his debut single, “Dami Duro.” The song was a commercial success and made Davido a household name in Nigeria.

Davido has released several albums and singles over the years, including “Omo Baba Olowo” (2012), “A Good Time” (2019), and “Stand Strong” (2022). He has also collaborated with several international artists, including Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, and Quavo.

Davido is a recipient of numerous awards, including the BET Award for Best International Act: Africa (2018) and the MOBO Award for Best African Act (2017). He has also been nominated for a Grammy Award.

Net Worth

Davido’s net worth is estimated to be around $30 million. He is one of the richest musicians in Africa. His wealth comes from his music career, as well as from his various business ventures.


Davido is one of the most popular and successful African artists of all time. He is a talented singer, songwriter, and performer. Davido is also a successful businessman and a philanthropist. He is an inspiration to many young people in Africa and around the world.

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