Davido, real name David Adedeji Adeleke, is a singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Atlanta, USA, on November 21, 1992, he is of Nigerian descent. Davido is one of Nigeria’s most popular and influential artists, known for his unique Afrobeat style and energetic performances.

Davido comes from a wealthy family. His father, Dr. Deji Adeleke, is a successful businessman and founder of Adeleke University. Davido attended the British International School in Lagos and later moved to the United States to study Business Administration at Oakwood University, Alabama. However, his passion for music made him drop out of college and pursue a career in the entertainment industry.

In 2011, Davido burst onto the Nigerian music scene with his debut single, “Back When,” featuring Naeto C. The song was a commercial hit and received positive reviews. He followed up with several hit singles, including “Dami Duro,” “Gobe,” and “Aye,” which further solidified his popularity and established him as a leading artist in the Nigerian music industry.

Davido’s debut album, “Omo Baba Olowo,” was released in 2012. The album featured collaborations with prominent Nigerian artists like D’banj, 2face Idibia, and Olamide. It received critical acclaim and spawned several hit singles.

Over the years, Davido has continued to release successful albums and singles, including “The Baddest” (2015) and “A Better Time” (2020). His music has earned him numerous awards and accolades in Nigeria and internationally.

Aside from his music career, Davido is known for his philanthropy and social activism. He has been involved in various charitable initiatives, including donating to schools and orphanages, providing scholarships, and supporting causes that promote education and healthcare in Nigeria.

Davido’s fame and influence extend beyond the music industry. He has a significant presence on social media channels, with millions of followers on platforms such as Instagram and Twitter. He has also collaborated with international artists such as Chris Brown, Meek Mill, and Young Thug, further expanding his reach and global appeal.

Overall, Davido’s journey from a talented young artist to a celebrated Nigerian celebrity is evidence of his talent, hard work, and dedication to his craft. He has played a vital role in popularizing Afrobeat music globally and remains influential in Nigeria’s entertainment industry.


Real Name: David Adedeji Adeleke

Well Known As Davido

Date of Birth: November 21, 1992

Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Profession: Singer, songwriter, record producer

Net Worth: As of 2021, it’s around $40 million

Age: 30 (as of 2023)

Residence: Lagos, Nigeria

Education: British International School, Lagos; Oakwood University (attended but dropped out)

Nationality: Nigerian

Religion: Christianity

Mother: Veronica Adeleke

Father: Dr. Deji Adeleke

Wife: Davido is unmarried (as of my last knowledge update in 2021).

Horoscope: Scorpio

Waist: Not available

Biceps: Not available

Weight: Not available

Height: Not available

Siblings: Adewale Adeleke (brother), Sharon Adeleke (sister)

Brother: Adewale Adeleke

Sister: Sharon Adeleke

Body Type: Athletic

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Hair Color: Black

Skin Tone: Dark

Skin Texture: Not available

Tattoos: Davido has several tattoos on his body, including his arms and chest.

Jewelry: Known for wearing expensive stylish jewelry that is worth millions.

Voice Tone: Davido has a distinctive voice tone characterized by its smoothness and versatility, allowing him to excel in various musical genres.