Davido Net Worth & Endorsements
David Adeleke, popularly known by his stage name Davido has an estimated net worth of $16 million, according to Forbes.
Davido sits at #2 in the list of richest Africans on Instagram, only behind Mohammed Salah! Davido ranks as the 53rd richest Instagram celebrity in the world. He is ranked #1 as the richest Instagram celebrity in Nigeria for the third consecutive year.
David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21, 1992), better known by his stage name Davido is an American-born Nigerian recording artist, a songwriter, founder, and owner of the DMW record label, and record producer. Davido, an American-born Nigerian is regarded as one of Nigeria’s most celebrated musicians. He is the only musician in Nigeria that is often compared with Ayodeji Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid.
Davido’s Endorsement Deals
Davido signed a N30 million endorsement deal with MTN in 2012. The deal unveiled him as the face of MTN Pulse, a marketing campaign for Nigerian youths. He also signed a multi-million Naira deal with Guinness in 2013 for the “Guinness World of More” concert which featured P-Square, D’banj, Wizkid, Ice Prince, Burna Boy, Olamide, Phyno, Chidinma, Waje and Tiwa Savage, etc.
Davido is presently the brand ambassador for Transsion Holding’s Infinix Mobile. A multi-million Naira deal that has remained undisclosed.
How Much Does Davido Earn Per Show
Davido earns between N5 – N10 million per show in Nigeria while his international performances earn him around $30,000 (N10.8 million) per show.
Davido has houses both in Nigeria and the United States where he was born. He has a house in Atlanta, Georgia, and in the Lekki area of Lagos. His Lekki home was said to have been built a couple of years after he started his music career. The house is a luxurious mansion with rustproof steel appliances and granite countertops among other impressive features.
Also, Davido is a lover of automobiles and some of his cars include a Range Rover, Porsche, Rolls Royce Phantom, Mercedes Benz Sedan AMG series and a Toyota Land Cruiser.
Richest Musician in Nigeria
David Adeleke, popularly known by his stage name Davido is the richest musician in Nigeria (after Don Jazzy ) with an estimated net worth of $16 million, according to Forbes. Each of Davido’s posts is valued at $128,000 (N52.672 million), as of 2021, according to Hopper. The Afro-pop singer sits at #53 in the world ranking of Instagram Richest celebrities, with over 14 million followers on the social media platform.