Davido is a record label boss DMW and is also a joint owner of HKN Music alongside his elder brother Adewale. He owns houses in Lekki area of Lagos and in Atlanta, Georgia where he was born. He has a fleet of cars and also owns some really expensive timepieces.
Some of the cars you are likely to find in his garage include a Honda, Porsche and a Range Rover. The highly talented artiste signed a multi-million deal with SONY music in 2015 and has also signed highly lucrative deals with top brands in Nigeria. Some of his endorsement deals include deals signed with First Bank, MTN, and Pepsi.
His MTN deal which he signed in 2012 was said to be worth ₦30 million. His next major endorsement deal came in October 2013 when he signed a contract with Guinness Nigeria.
The deal saw him perform at the Guinness World of More Concert along with other top-rated Nigerian artistes, the likes of P-Square, D’banj, Wizkid, Ice Prince, Burna Boy, Olamide, Phyno, Chidinma, Waje, and Tiwa Savage. His deal with Pepsi is rumored to be worth N100 million.
In May 2017, he was listed among Africa’s top ten most bankable artists by Forbes Africa Magazine. Bear in mind that Davido comes from one of the wealthiest families in Nigeria today. His net worth is estimated to be about $20 million.
We have looked at the biography and musical journey so far of one of Nigeria and Africa’s greatest ever musicians. He has conquered the world with his music and considering he is only 26, there is a lot more to expect from this great talent.