David Adedeji Adeleke – Davido’s fame has gone much mileage further as Dwyane Johnson, American star actor says he played Davido’s song to do the challenge of drinking a particular brand of champaign.
Johnson, popularly called ‘The Rock’ played Davido’s song in the background as he talked about the challenge. The post had reached over 10,000,000 views at the time of this report.
Cassper Nyovest of South Africa and Davido reacted gratefully to the video with the Nigerian Afropop start thanking the Hollywood superstar.
Cassper was elated that the actor acknowledged Davido’s hustle and that Africa celebrates the ex-wrestler as a renowned icon.
Recently, Davido sold out The O2 Arena in London; January 2019 to be specific. He is the first solo African artist to reach such a height of prominence, as he was introduced on stage by Idris Elba and performed several of his hit singles with the backing band The Compozers.
The 28-year old songster, songwriter, and record producer was born in Atlanta in the United States of America (USA) but was raised in Lagos, Nigeria with a silver spoon.
His first work in the music industry was 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.
Chioma’s lover hit the limelight 8 years ago after releasing “Dami Duro”, the second single from his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo (2012).
With other 6 singles — “Back When”, “Ekuro”, “Overseas”, “All of You”, “Gbon Gbon”, and “Feel Alright” – in the album, Davido has not stopped wowing music lovers globally.