Davido attends the MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.
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Naira, Pounds, and Dollars — Davido Is Getting Money All Over the World! Details on His Net Worth

Davido is one of Nigeria's leading artists and has worked hard for his money. Here's how much the Afrobeats singer is worth these days.


Dec. 18 2023, Published 4:01 p.m. ET

Davido is a modern-day Afrobeats sensation who has captured the hearts of millions of fans with his infectious songs and personality.

The Atlanta-born Nigerian singer has amassed a substantial fortune through his dedication to his craft and enduring hard work over the years. So, where does his net worth stand today? Read on for a breakdown of the Nigerian star's rise to fame!

How did Nigerian artist Davido acquire his fortune? Read to find out!

Although he was born into an affluent family, Davido (born David Adedeji Adeleke) was adamant about paving his own way instead of solely depending on his family's wealth.

Over the years, the singer Davido charted his own course in a fiercely competitive music industry.

He was catapulted into the spotlight with his smash hit debut single, "Dami Duro." Its release was a turning point in his career and charted his path towards superstardom.

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Davido performs during a show prior to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Final match between Argentina and France at Lusail Stadium on December 18, 2022 in Lusail City, Qatar.
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Outside of his string of hits, Davido is also known for his sharp business acumen, which he might have inherited from his father, Adedeji Adeleke — a renowned Nigerian billionaire.

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So, what is Davido's net worth?

Thanks to his ability to diversify his income streams through brand deals, his record label, and other lucrative investments, Davido is worth a staggering $10 million (according to Celebrity Net Worth.)

This figure is primarily attributed to the artist's highly successful music career. Davido's chart-topping hits and international collaborations have solidified his place as a global music leader — especially as far as Afrobeats is concerned.

He is also one of the most generous African celebrities, as he is a well-known philanthropist.

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Net worth: 10 million

Davido, born David Adedeji Adeleke, is known for his charisma and high-energy performances.

He is currently one of the leading figures in the Afrobeats genre and has succeeded in blending African rhythms with elements of hip-hop and R&B. His discography includes popular tracks such as "If," "Fall," and "FIA."

Birthname: David Adedeji Adeleke

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia

Education: Oakwood University

Spouse: Chioma Rowland (m. 2023)

Children: 2

Mother: Veronica Adeleke

Father: Adedeji Adeleke

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Davido performs at the BET Awards 2023 held at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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The singer has always been passionate about sharing his culture and heritage with his international fans — and that's exactly what has made him one of the most famous Nigerian celebrities in the world.

Although he was born in the U.S., he has mastered the art of seamlessly crossing cultures and uniting different themes. But has Davido won a GRAMMY yet?

Has Davido won a GRAMMY? Here's breakdown of his nominations.

Davido not only made a name for himself in Nigeria he also garnered commercial success outside of his home country. His discography also includes impressive collaborations with several big names in the American music scene, including Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Lil Baby, and Young Thug, to name a few.

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Although the singer hasn't won a GRAMMY yet, it looks like it won't be long before he does.

The Nigerian musician has received three GRAMMY nods from the Recording Academy so far. In 2023, he was nominated for Best Global Music Album, Best African Music Performance, and Best Global Music Performance.

And it doesn't look like he's slowing down anytime soon!

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