Just How Much Is Davido's Net Worth

He's too rich

By  | Jun 21, 2022, 08:27 AM  | Davido  | Top of The

Davido
David Adedeji Adeleke, best known by his stage name Davido, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer who was born in the United States. Davido was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. He debuted in the music industry as a member of the KB International group.

His track "Dami Duro," released in 2011, was well-received in Nigeria. Davido co-owns HKN Music with his elder brother Adewale Adeleke (a record label that houses Sina Rambo, B. Red, and DeeKay), which he subsequently quit to start his own record label DMW.

The singer attended British International School in Lagos before enrolling at Oakwood University to study Business Administration, which he subsequently left out of to focus on music. He eventually returned to school and received a degree in Music from Babcock University in Nigeria.

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Check out Davido's net worth

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Davido, who has a net worth of $40 million dollars, did not get at this position overnight; his music career has had its ups and downs, but he has persevered and is now where he is.

Since he began his career roughly 9 years ago, Davido has received multiple accolades, endorsement agreements, and features from other musicians, making him a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian music industry.

He obtained some musical equipment so he could construct rhythms and record voice references while at Oakwood University because of his musical passion.

He abandoned college due to poor grades and moved to Nigeria in 2011 to pursue a music career, but he had trouble persuading his father.

After finishing school, Davido's family expected him to join the family company, but he selected another route. He enrolled in Babcock University, Ogun State, after reaching an arrangement with his father, and graduated in 2015.

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Davido's Endorsement Deals

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  1. Davido secured a N30 million sponsorship agreement with MTN on April 6, 2012.
  2. Davido inked an endorsement contract with Guinness Nigeria on October 24, 2013.
  3. Davido struck an endorsement contract with Infinix Mobile, a Hong Kong-based smartphone company, on May 9, 2018.
  4. Sony Music has also signed Davido to a record deal.

Davido’s House


Davido has chosen to reward himself with a new mansion in 2022 after being the most endorsed Celebrity in Nigeria in 2021.

Davido has announced that he would begin 2022 with a new mansion, indicating that it will be a buying spree year for Nigerian celebrities.

He disclosed that he has a new house to his name in a fresh message on his Twitter page, thanking God for his mercies.

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Davido's cars


Davido is a man with an excellent test and a luxury automobile enthusiast, and he has a garage full of beautiful car collections. Take a look at the vehicles Davido has been seen in.

  1. Lamborghini Huracán
  2. Luxury Sprinter Bus
  3. Bentley Bentayga
  4. Rolls Royce Cullinan
  5. Porsche Panamera Turbo S
  6. Range Rover
  7. Audi R8
  8. Mercedes-AMG GLS63
  9. Mercedes Benz G63 AMG
  10. 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan


Other sources of Davido's Income

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Music is Davido's main source of revenue; he charges a lot of money for his concerts and events. It has aided in the growth of his net worth.

Davido charges between N10-N40 million for local gigs, while earning between $1000 000 and $200,000 for international performances, a significant amount to add to his net worth.

Davido, being a well-known artist, visits about 40 performances every year. When the number of shows stated is multiplied by the amount of money he earns, Davido's hard work equals his net worth.

Davido's YouTube videos have over 663 million views, a platform that has helped him raise his income and net worth.

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Davido formed DMW in 2016, shortly after negotiating a deal with Sony Music. Mayorkun was his first significant signing with DMW. Davido's DMW became another source of money for him.

Even though he is generating money and expanding his net worth in the DMW, Davido has assisted in the development of many great artists in Africa.

"People fail to comprehend you can't remain on top forever," Davido stated of DMW, "having these artists helps me stay afloat and be current with fresh material."

To be clear, Davido is a young singer whose net worth is derived through his unwavering dedication to the music profession, not from his father's fortune and celebrity, as some have thought.

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