This two artistes (Davido&Wizkid) has got their fans talking,their so eager to know the richest among the two
So today am gonna clear your thoughts
brief biography of Davido.
David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21, 1992), who is better known as Davido, is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer.Davido was born in Atlanta, US, and raised in Lagos; he made his music debut 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. Davido rose to fame after releasing "Dami Duro", the second single from his debut studio album Omo Baba Olowo (2012), from which six additional singles—"Back When", "Ekuro", "Overseas", "All of You", "Gbon Gbon", and "Feel Alright"—were taken. In 2012, Davido won the Next Rated award at The Headies. Between 2013 and 2015, he released the hit singles "Gobe", "One of a Kind", "Skelewu", "Aye", "Tchelete (Goodlife)", "Naughty", "Owo Ni Koko", "The Sound" and "The Money".
Davido is one of the biggest artist who has been classified as a rich man. Davido’s net worth is estimated at $16 million dollars. Also, he owns a YouTube channel that attracts over 10 million views.
Brief biography of Wizkid
He was born on the 16th of July, 1990 by a Christian mother to a Muslim father and named Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun.
While growing up and till date, he was fondly called “IB-Boy” by his folks, once popularly known as “Lil Prinz”; he is famously known as Wizkid to the world.
A chorister in the church that grew up in Surulere, listening to King Sunny Ade, Fela Kuti, and Bob Marley songs, these songs have an influence in the songs he sings today.
In 2001, he and some of his friends formed a group called Glorious 5; they released an album before going on different lanes.
Four years before Banky W found him, Wizkid was mentored and coached by Naeto C.
Hard work plus talent made the success door open a little for him as eight years later, he signed a five-year record deal with Empire Mates Entertainment, EME.
His song ‘HOLLA AT YOUR BOY’ brought the 20-year old into the spotlight earning him the ‘Next Rated Award’ at the Headies 2010.
In the year 2012, he signed an endorsement deal that was said to be worth $350,000 with Pepsi.
In 2013, he signed an endorsement deal with MTN in May and with Guinness in October.
The year 2015, he was said to have abandoned MTN for a 128 million naira deal with GLO.
As at 2016, Wizkid was no longer a local champion; his collaboration with Drake on the song ‘One Dance’ that became a global hit brought him into a brighter spotlight that lighted his path to the list of top richest musicians in Africa.
The song also earned him entry into the Guinness book of world records 2018 as the first Afro-beats artist.
Wizkid was said to be the first-ever Nigerian musician to have over 1 million followers on Twitter.
Although not successful at completing his studies after failed attempts, he is successful at getting rich.
The father of 3 also owns a record label called Starboy Entertainment
Wizkid has been rated by Forbes as the fourth richest musician in Africa with a net worth of 8.5 billion Naira.
The young billionaire has got other assets that give his fans a voice when arguing about Wizkid and Davido who is the richest?
He is said to be a lover of cool drives and has purchased Porsche Panamera twice; the first one was bought for $13 million and taken away by the unfortunate accident, the second Porsche Panamera was purchased the following month for $18 million.
But do you think that is all about Wizkid? No.
The Starboy Entertainment Boss also owns a Hyundai sonata that is worth more than $5 million, a BMW X6 worth $11 million, Mercedes 2012 compressor worth over $8 million…
You would think he has had enough of wheels in his garage. The team A, in the “Wizkid and Davido who is the richest” debate, is said to have acquired a Can-amtri-wheel supercharged bike that is worth $7 million. And yes, he also has a private jet.
He also likes acquiring properties. Wizkid’s new house – a mansion in Los Angeles, United State of America, has been estimated to worth $15 million.
He has another house at Lekki that is worth $68 million. He also got a $13 million house in his neighbourhood, Surulere, for his parents.
wizkid net worth as at 2020:$20 million
Davido net worth as at 2020:$16 million
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