Nigerian pop star, David Adeleke a.k.a Davido is not in the best of moods at the moment. The award winning star recently shared a video where he slammed those who criticize him despite his level of success.
Davido noted in a video he shared on Wednesday that people just hate him because of his father’s wealth. He added that he has been in the industry for seven years and has gotten used to being criticized.
“Yes, I want to thank all my brothers and sisters and fans, the people that supported me, that supported the single. I want to thank Chris (Brown), of course, Chris
“Me I’m already used to it. I’ve been in the industry for seven years and
#nobody supports me. It’s just hate from morning to night, it’s just hate. Because of what? My papa get money, na my fault? I work hard, I deliver hits, I take care of my people. So if you got a problem with me…”
In January 2016, Davido announced on Twitter that he signed a record deal with Sony Music. His announcement was met with mixed reactions.
The record label put out a press release to confirm the deal.Few months after signing with Sony, Davido founded the Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) record label. Dremo and Mayorkun are currently signed to the label.
In July 2016, Davido signed a record deal with Sony’s RCA Records. He released the 5-track EP Son of Mercy in October 2016, supported by the singles “Gbagbe Oshi”, “How Long” and “Coolest Kid in Africa”. The EP features guest appearances from Simi, Tinashe and Nasty C.