The famous African-American singer David Adedeji Adeleke popularly known as Davido is a multitalented wealthy individual. Since 2012 when he hit with his Dami Duro song in his debut album, he has gone on to become Africa’s best musician to the world. He is a singer, a songwriter as well as a record producer.
Detailed below are all that you need to know about Davido.
Well, how well do you know about Davido? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Davido’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Davido to date.
Biography and Early Life
David was born on November 21, 1992, as David Adedeji Adeleke in Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S., to his parents, the late Mrs. Vero Adeleke, a professor, and his Nigerian billionaire father, Adedeji Adeleke.
David spent most of his early life in Nigeria.
After finishing school, David joined the music career where he has had a blast making popular music in addition to collaborating with world-renowned artists. He has fans all over the world.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Davido in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Davido’s age is 28 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 21 November 1992. Though, he is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154.32 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.
He studied at the British International School in Lagos. Still, Davido later joined the Oakwood University in the U.S, where he did Business Administration, but before he could finish schooling, he dropped out to become a full-time musician.
However, his father requested him to go back to school, and he left his musical career and joined Babcock University in Nigeria, where he graduated with a degree in music.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Davido has a daughter named Imade Adeleke, whom he got with his former girlfriend, Sophia Momodu. His sexuality is straight. On the other hand, since he is still young, he is expected to engage his life more in more relationships and maybe marriage. We are on the lookout to update any of these if it appears.
There exist many controversies with regard to him being a member of the cult Confraternity, but the rumors have not yet been confirmed by our team.
Is Davido Gay?
David is straight with regard to sexual orientation. Neither is he gay nor bisexual. He has been openly involved in relationships of the opposite sex in his life, thus proving that he is straight. There is no rumor that he has been involved with same-sex before.
It was while at Oakwood University where Davido’s interest in music began forcing him to drop schooling later on, but he was later requested to do a degree in music by his father. During his free time, all he did was making beats and research on music production. He joined the music group KB international.
After dropping school, David released his debut single titled Back When that featured Naeto. His second single, titled Dame Duro, made him a celebrity instantly. After the song won the hottest single of the year on the Nigeria Entertainment Award, it got other nominations for awards as well as winning other awards. In 2012, David released a remix of the same song, having featured Akon.
Together with his brother Adewale, David formed their own record label called HKN Music which is home to B. Red, DeeKay as well as Sina Rambo.
In 2012, Davido released his debut studio album titled Omo Baba Olowo, featuring Sina Rambo as well as Ice Prince. At The Headies Awards in 2013, the album won the Best R&B/Pop Album.
His second album went unreleased.
Other works that he has involved himself with include A Good time, an album released in 2019 and hailing as one of his biggest albums. In 2020 released his album titled A Better Time forming his most recent album. With about 17 tracks, the album features international music stars such as Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Future, among other singers.
Throughout his musical career, Davido has had many awards as well as nominations, including Soul Train Awards, BET Awards, Ben TV Awards, Soul Train Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, MTV Africa Music Awards, World Music Awards, including Ghana Music Awards. The list of the awards and nominations he has received is endless.
In 2018, Davido was nominated in the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for the favorite African star.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Davido in 2021
Not only is Davido talented but also wealthy. Through his music career, he has amassed an estimated net worth of around $12 million as of 2021, making him one of Nigeria’s richest musicians as well as in Africa as a whole. All the wealth that he has gained from his extensive involvement in the music industry.
Debuting as one of the richest artists in Nigeria and Africa at large, Davido continues to wow the world with his hits every time, thus becoming a love and an idol to many. Additionally, the great musician traverses continents and thus is an example to the many African musicians on how talent can form and shape your future.
Facts of David Adedeji Adeleke
- Gender Male
- full nameDavid Adedeji Adeleke
- birthplaceAtlanta, Georgia, U.S.
- Date of Birth November 21, 1992
- Age 31 years 0 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 8
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- religionChristian faith
- net worth$12 million
- professionSinger, songwriter, record producer
- weightIn Kilograms – 70 Kg, In Pounds – 154.32 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
- hair colorBrown
- eye colorBlack
- high schoolBritish International School