GET FAMILIAR WITH DAVIDO
Also Know as: Omo Baba Olowo, O.B.O
In a relationship with: Funmi Aboderin
Hometown: Osun State
Fun fact: Davido’s grandfather conceived, planned and designed Banana Island.
“I want to change my height, my family is tall and I am the only one who is short…”
“2 many range rovers in naija mehn so i had 2 upgrade!!”
Born David Adedeji Adeleke on the 21st of November 1992 is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia to wealthy parents Chief Deji Adeleke and his now late mother. Davido is the last of 3 children and came into limelight in 2011 after his popular song “Back When” that features Nigerian rapper Naeto C.
He attended The British International School, Lagos and attended Babcock University as a part time student studying Business Administrations.
Davido signed a lucrative deal over about 50million naira with MTN and is currently one of their brand ambassadors. Y! Magazine also appointed himas the editor of their teen magazine; Teen Y! Last year. Davido has carried home several awards such as Most Gifted newcomer 2012 Channel O Awards, Most Promising artist of the African continent, Next Rated Artist at The Headies amongst many others.
Though young and relatively new to the business he has headlined at several shows In Nigeria like Music Meets Runway, Rhythm Unplugged and recently concluded his 2013 European music tour, which spanned several cities including Vienna, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic.
Personal life: Davido’s life has been filled with many scandals of groupies and assault. He part ways with Ghanaian girlfriend Nish Kards and is now involved with girlfriend Funmi Aboderin, his girlfriend whom he has an on and off relationship with.