David Adedeji Adeleke was born November 21, 1992. He’s better known by his stage name Davido. He is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Atlanta and raised in Lagos.
Davido made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International. He studied business administration at Oakwood University before dropping out to make beats and record vocal references.
Davido rose to fame in 2011 with the release of “Dami Duro”, the second single from his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo (2012). The album also contains six additional singles: “Back When”, “Ekuro”, “Overseas”, “All of You”, “Gbon Gbon”, and “Feel Alright”. In 2012.
He won The Headies Award for Next Rated. Between 2013 and 2015, he released the hit singles “Gobe”, “One of a Kind”, “Skelewu”, “Aye”, “Tchelete (Goodlife)” featuring Mafikizolo, “Naughty” featuring DJ Arafat, “Owo Ni Koko”, “The Sound” and “The Money” featuring Olamide.
Who is Davido’s wife?
The singer is currently in a relationship with his university course mate, Chioma Avril.
Is Davido really married to Chioma?
Davido hints at marriage to Chioma in 2020. Popular singer, Davido, on Monday, revealed that he would be getting married to his girlfriend, Chioma, in 2020. On his Insta stories, he also shared a slide, telling his fans to get their traditional outfits ready for a wedding in 2020.
Davido father’s name is Adedeji Adeleke, and he is often called Elder Deji Adeleke. He is a rich and prosperous businessman, so thriving for success definitely runs in the family. As for the late mother of Davido, Veronica Adeleke, she was a former university lecturer. She passed away in 2013. Davido’s parents had two children, himself and his sister Sharon Adeleke.
The father of the famous rapper Davido, who is commonly known as Elder Deji Adeleke or by his name Adedeji Adeleke, is of Yoruba descent. He comes from Osun State in Nigeria. Deji Adeleke was born on the 6th of March, 1957. His family lived in Enugu State back then. His father, Adebayo Adeleke, was a chief, and he was responsible for the development of Banana Island, the artificial island which is in Lagos. He was known for promising to make Nigeria proud by constructing this island, creating the plan for its expansion and sticking to it until Banana Island started attracting investors from Nigeria and the world, and eventually became one of the most expensive resorts in the country.
Eventually, Deji has become the well-known and influential investor and businessman as well. For his entire life, he was married to Veronica Adeleke, the mother of his two children, until she passed away. By the way, his older brother, Isiaka Adeleke, was the former Governor of Osun State, so the entire family has reached some success in one field or another. Isiaka Adeleke passed away in April 2017.
Deji Adeleke has a great experience in the education – he is a partner and co-founder of Adeleke University, which is situated in Ede,Osun State. He is a CEO of Pacific Holdings Ltd Company, which specializes in finances and investments in different sectors of the Nigerian economy. It deals with steel production, energy, logistics, and warehousing. Apart from that, Deji Adeleke is involved in real estate as well as banking.
People, who know Deji Adeleke personally, have acknowledged his strict discipline, philanthropy, and Christian faith. He raised Davido strictly, making him stay at school to pursue his bachelor degree, even when he became famous and wanted to drop out of the university. Deji Adeleke has made generous donations to Babcock University, the educational institution, where his son Davido graduated from, and where his wife taught. Thanks to him, the new beautiful hall in Babcock University was built. Among his other notable achievements was building a new edifice in the Seventh Day Adventist church.
Deji Adeleke prefers to stay in the shadows and not get involved in excessive media attention, especially when his famous son Davido gets into a dramatic story that is covered by all the media. When Davido had a feud with his ex-girlfriend Sophie Momodu, who is also the mother of his little daughter Imade, Deji Adeleke tried to protect the baby girl from the scandals and media attention.
Davido spends every free second with his family and values them a lot. By the way, apart from Imade, he also has a younger daughter with the American woman named Amanda. The baby girl’s name is Hailey.
As you can see, all the members of Davido family are successful people who are used to running businesses, earning money, and making names for themselves.
What is the net worth of Davido 2019?
According to Forbes, Davido estimated net worth is approximately $16 million.
Has Chioma Given Birth?
Davido’s girlfriend Chioma is heavily pregnant and due to give birth to a baby boy next month! This is according to controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo.
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