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Davido’s Net Worth 2021 | Who is Davido | Best of Davido

How much is Davido’s Net Worth

If you are like us and you are curious to know Davido’s networth, continue reading this article to find out Davido’s net worth.

Before we tell you how much is Davido’s net worth, we want you to know who Davido is.

Davido is a popular afro-beats musician, songwriter, and record label owner. The icon who is the most followed African musician on social media is one of the biggest and most influential afro-beats artiste in Africa today.

David Adedeji Adeleke, known by his stage name Davido was born on November 21, 1992 in Atlanta Georgia, U.S.A.

Davido, sometimes called OBO Baddest, started his musical career in 2010 after having dropped out of Oakwood University. His hit single “Dami Duro” which translates to hold me down was very much accepted and it was the song that brought him to spotlight.

Davido isn’t just a musician though, he is the son of a wealthy businessman in Nigeria, who in many ways has helped propelled this young act’s career.

Davido has his dad to thank his certain areas but not in how much Davido’s net worth is.

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Davido’s Net Worth 2021 and Endorsement Deals

Davido is one of the richest and most successful afro-beats artiste in the music industry with a net worth over $40 million as at 2021.

I bet you are not wondering how much is Davido’s net worth anymore. But taking that figure won’t do it for you until we talk about his endorsement deals.

We have broken down Davido’s net worth by carefully listing his endorsement deals and some of the properties he has acquired over time.

On the 6th of April 2012, Davido signed to become the ambassador of MTN Pulse receiving a total of 30 million naira. Davido also signed an endorsement deal with Guiness Nigeria on October 24 2013. The musical act also signed a deal with Hong Kong- based smartphone manufacturer, Infinix Mobile on the 9th of May 2018. The very successful musician also signed a deal with Sony Music, Pepsi and a lot of other compannies.

Moving on, according to Forbes, Davido’s net worth is listed below;

  • Rolls Royce Cullinan 2019 (350 million)
  • Bentley Bentayga (108 million)
  • Bentley Continental GT (95 million)
  • Porsche Panamera Turbo S (22.8 million)
  • Range Rover Sports (84 – 90 million)
  • Range Rover SV Autobiography (98 million)
  • Chevrolet Camaro GS (9.4 million)
  • Audi R8 (23.4 million)
  • Audi Q7 (12 million)
  • Mercedes- AMG GLS63 (45 million)
  • Mercedes G-Wagon (21 million)
  • Toyota land cruiser (30 million)

Davido has also been reported to acquire a private jet, two mansions in Lekki, a mansion in Georgia, U.S.A and he recently acquired another mansion in Banana Island, a plush location in Ikoyi area of Lagos State.

Davido’s net worth in naira

Davido’s net worth in naira is a whooping 16422000000.00 NGN. Isn’t that a surprise? The musician keeps acquiring assets and endorsement deals so much so that we will still have to revisit it soon to make some changes.

How Old is Davido?

Davido is 28 years old. The music star is the youngest of five siblings and he is the second-born son of his father.

Who is Davido’s Father?

Adedeji Adeleke is Davido’s father. He is a business mogul with several establishments in Nigeria.

Vero Adeleke is Davido’s mother who died when Davido was at a young age.


Davido’s Music Career

Davido started his musical career when he was at Oakwood. He bought musical instruments with which he started making beats. later, he dropped out from Oakwood university to form a group with his cousins; B-Red and Sina Rambo. The group was called KB International. Davido had to relocate to Londo so that he could work on his vocals before returning back home to Nigeria.

Davido’s music was accepted by Nigerians because of its sound and also because he was relateable. in 2012, he released an album tagged “Omo Baba Olowo” which translates to son of a wealthy man, “Back When”, “All of you”, “Gbon Gbon”, “Ekuro”, “Overseas”, and “Feel Alright” were also hit singles from the successful album.

Due to the success of his album, he won the Headies Next Rated award in the year 2012.

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Davido went on to release hit singles between the year 2013 and 2018. Some of th songs include; “The Money”, “Owo ni koko”, “The sound”, “Naughty”, “Tchelete (Good life)”, “Aye”, “One of a kind”, “Skelewu”, and “Gobe”.

Also due to his musical prowess, Davido was signed to Sony Music in January of 2016. And in July of the same year, he signed a record deal with Sony’s RCA Records.

To dive further into the music business, Davido formed his own record label; Davido Music Worldwide (DMW). He quickly signed Dremo, Maryokun, Yonda, and Peruzzi. He did not sign any female act until 2020. Liya was the first female act he signed.


Son of Mercy was a 5-track extended play (EP) Davido released in October of 2016. Hit singles from the EP includes “Gbagbe Oshi”, “How Long”, and “Coolest kid in Africa”.

Before he released “If” and “Fall”, Davido had to re-negotiate his contract with Sony. This was done so that the songs could appeal to a larger audience outside the shores of Africa. Both songs were successful because they garnered buzz outside the continent and “Fall” became the longest chating Nigerian pop song in Billboard history.

Davido and his third child Ifeanyi

In November of 2019, he released his second studio albu tagged “A good time”. Hit songs from this album include; “Assurance”, “Blow my mind”, and “Risky”.

Davido was named one of the top 100 most influential Africans by New African magazine in the same year he released “A good time”.

In 2020, the musical act released a sequel to his second album and he called it “A better time”. The album was released on the 13th of November 2020. This album received a lot of criticism and was compared to Wizkid’s “Made in Lagos” which was released in the same time frame. Hit songs from the album include; “The Best”, “Jowo”, and “Fem”.

Davido latest News

Under this Davido latest news section, we are going to quickly look at the best of Davido, how many awards he has won, if he has won a Grammy award, his kids and the women in his life.

Davido and his first child, Imade

How Many Children Does Davido Have?

Davido has three children from three different women but he is currently engaged to the mother of his third child.

Imade Adeleke is Davido’s first child and Sophia Mohmodu is her mother.

Hailey Adeleke is Davido’s second child and Ifeanyi Adeleke is Davido’s third child and Chioma “The Chef Chi” is his mother.

Davido and his second child Hailey

Has Davido won any Grammy?

Davido hasn’t won any Grammy awards yet. Any of his numerous hits haven’t had the opportunity to be nominated for the prestigious award.

How many awards has Davido won?

Davido has won numerous awards both in Nigeria, Africa, and the western world alike. Find the list of all the awards this musical start has won;

  • The Headies Artiste of the Year 2018
  • The Headies Artiste of the Year 2018
  • The Headies Artiste of the Year 2018
  • The Headies Artiste of the Year 2014
  • The Headies Song of the Year 2014
  • The Headies Hip Hop World Revelation 2013
  • The Headies Best R&B/Pop Album 2013
  • The Headies Next Rated 2013
  • KORA Awards Best Newcomer Award 2012
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Hottest Single of the Year 2014
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Male Artist of the Year 2014
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Collaboration 2014
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Pop/R&B Artiste of the Year 2013
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Hottest Single of the Year 2012
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best New Act of the Year 2012
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Collabo of the Year 2012
  • BET Award Best International Act: Africa 2014
  • Ben TV Awards Music Video of the Year 2014
  • African Muzik Magazine Awards Best Male West Africa 2014
  • African Muzik Magazine Awards Artist of the Year 2014
  • MTV Africa Music Awards Best Male 2014
  • MTV Africa Music Awards Artist of the year 2014
  • Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) Best Afro Pop Video 2014
  • Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) Best Video By A New Artiste (Live Beats Choice) 2014
  • Ghana Music Awards African Artiste Of The Year 2014
  • City People Entertainment Awards Musician Of The Year (Male) 2014
  • Channel O Music Video Awards Most Gifted Newcomer Video of the Year 2012
  • Dynamix All Youth Awards Promising Youth Artiste 2011
  • Dynamix All Youth Awards Song of the Year 2011