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FORTUNATE SON: Davido’s Upbringing Was Almost Impossibly Blessed

Now, he’s leveraging his resources to model the future of African pop. Once, while on a Greyhound layover in Birmingham, Alabama, David Adedeji Adeleke, the Nigerian pop star now better known as Davido, spotted a familiar face on the CD rack of a bus station rest stop. Packed between sections for Top 40 and oldies […]

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Davido Robbed At Gunpoint In South Africa

BET Award winning Nigerian Singer Davido has survived a horrific deadly robbery in South Africa over the weekend. The “Fans Me” hit maker had a harrowing experience in South Africa on Friday November 13, when two robbers held him and his manager at gunpoint in Sandton. The rapper had just touched down at OR Tambo […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Davido – Dodo {Davido Meets The Love Of His Life?}

Noone will not like the song “Dodo” by Davido, but everyone will love it’s video. Well the song is a typical Davido song, with a lot of haaa, heees, leles and lalas being sung through the singer’s raspy and yet silky throat and of course with some nice melodies. That’s job done for a party […]

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HKN Gang Artist, Davido In Trouble With National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Over His ‘Fans Mi’ Video

“Aye” Crooner, Davido now has the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency coming after him over his new music video titled ‘Fans mi.’ NDLEA is currently investigating Davido (real name David Adeleke) for showing off  hard drugs in his recently dropped music video featuring Maybach top artist, Meek Mill. The video which has already hit over […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Davido & Meek Mill – Fans Mi

Davido has been expanding his fan base and musical empire through collaborations with a number of notable continental musical acts such as Tanzania’s Diamond and South Africa’s Mafikizolo. This time the Nigerian star has gone across the Atlantic with his Afrobeats vibe to collaborate with American rapper Meek Mill. Davido and Meek teamed up on […]

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Davido to drop second album in April 2015

Nigerian pop star Davido has announced when his fans should expect his highly anticipated second album. Via Twitter yesterday, Sunday December 28, he revealed that his next body of work will be out in April 2015. “Album out in APRIL BUT TONITE ITS ALL BOUT #OLIC.” Davido’s second album will likely feature the hit singles […]

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Q & A ALERT: Tim Westwood Talks to Wizkid

While in England recently, Nigerian Afrobeatz star Wizkid took a time to sit down with UK urban culture and media giant Tim Westwood. Wizzy took the time to answer question about his beef with rival Davido, his situation with original record label EME and his own record label among other things.

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2014 All Africa Music Awards: Davido, Mafikizolo Leads Nominee List

Davido will be flying Nigeria’s flag high at the 2014 All Africa Music Awards after leading the nominee list with 6 nods. South African duo Mafikizolo also managed to grab 6 nominations. P-Square, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Flavour, Burna Boy, Patoranking, Yemi Alade, Temi Dollface, Del B all also managed to grab nominations. Voting on the […]

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Africa’s MTN reinvents itself via music

Tiwa Savage, a star of the UK’s X-factor television show; Praiz, an up-and-coming soul musician; and Davido, a popular Afropop artist, are among the most popular performers in Nigeria. But aside from their shared talents, they have something else in common: the trio are key weapons in the arsenal of MTN, Africa’s largest mobile phone […]

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10 Nominated for the 2014 Best African Act MOBO Nominees as Fuse ODG gets 3 Nominations

The following African artists were nominated for African Act in this year’s MOBO awards, while Fuse ODG got nominated in 2 other categories, which are Best Male alongside acts such as rappers Ghetts and Tinie Tempah and Best Song alongside the likes of Krept & Konana with “Don’t Waste My Time” and Sam Smith with […]

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Channel O Africa Announces Music Video Awards Nominees

South Africa’s Cassper Nyovest and K.O dominate this year’s nominations, with Nigeria’s Davido matching their five nominations each. Nominees for the 2014 Channel O Africa Music Video Awards were announced in Johannesburg on Thursday. Dominating the nominations this year are South African rappers Cassper Nyovest and K.O, as well as Nigeria’s Davido with five nominations […]

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Review: Africa Unplugged 2014

Tanzania’s Platinumz almost stole the show but Tiwa Savage and DavidO proved why they’re pros THE GROWING influence of Afrobeat was evident Sunday night at the O2 Academy in Brixton. Africa Unplugged, described as Europe’s biggest African music festival, was a night committed to showcasing some of the continent’s most talented artists. The hidden gem […]

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