Nigerian recording artiste, David Adeleke better known by his stage name, Davido has taken to social media to narrate his grass to grace story.
The singer-songwriter and billionaire heir, took his followers down memory lane on the social media platform, Twitter.
Davido is the son of billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Adedeji Adeleke.
According to the DMW boss, he was not financially buoyant twelve years ago and he lived in penury at the time. He mentioned that he lived in a bed-bedroom apartment with his cousins, B-Red and Sina Rambo in Atlanta.
He narrated his story on his Twitter page on Tuesday evening.
“Damn I went to my old apartments where I used to live 12 years ago with Sina and B red!!! As hard as it is to believe .. we had no money .. no support just us and a dream !! 12 years later! We millions in! Road to a billion !!! We thank God !! Never stop believing !!” he wrote.
Davido broke through in 2011 with his smash single, ‘Back when’. The single featured rapper, Naeto C. He released ‘Dami duro’ which cemented him as one of the promising youngsters in the Nigerian music industry.
He has since become one of the leading figures in the Afrobeats scene in Nigeria and across the world.
Daniel Regha @DanielRegha
No disrespect Davido but I find it hard to believe u had no money or support when u were an upcoming artiste cos u always talked abt ur dad’s wealth. Besides I see n¤ reason why u are f!aunt!ng m¤ney in the p!cs, doing things like this m!slead a l¤t of people. It’s d!scouraging.
King of Blenders @Princeamobe
Yes Bro Thumbs up never give up on your dreams. When there is life there is assurance Red heartRed heartRed heartRed heart
You’re just on your way to being a billionaire, thought you already had it abi your 30BG just dey dangle for your neck for posterity??
I sing song @GIDIofficial
I was about asking him this very question Thinking faceThinking face…thought he said he’s got over 30billion in his account Person shruggingPerson shruggingFace with tears of joyFace with tears of joyFace with tears of joy.