Award-winning Nigerian musician David Adeleke, popularly identified by his stage identify Davido, has change into essentially the most adopted artiste on Instagram after hitting 20 million followers.
Davido broke the information to his followers and celebrated the occasion by dropping a brand new hit “CHO CHO” that includes Zlatan and MayorKun.
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This isn’t the primary for the artiste, he was nonetheless the primary Nigerian artiste to succeed in 1 million, 2 million, 5 million, 10 million, and 15 million followers on the identical social media platform.
Additionally, Davido’s hit track ‘Fall’ grew to become the primary Nigerian music video to hit 100 million views in 2017, and in 2021 it grew to become the nation’s first music video to hit 200 million views on YouTube.
.@davido’s “FALL” Music Video Has Now Hit 200 Million Views On Youtube!!
Fall Was The First Afrobeats Video To Cross,100M,150M and Now 200M Views On The Platform
– TheDavidoDailyShow😈 (@_davidodaily) April 5, 2021
The 28-year-old got here into the highlight in 2011 together with his hit track, Dami Duro.
On November 30, 2017, he gained the Greatest African Act on the MOBO Awards and likewise grew to become the primary African act to carry out stay on the awards.
He’s adopted by Tanzanian artiste Diamond Platnumz, actual identify Naseeb Abdul Juma, with 12.2 million followers, whereas Nigeria’s Wizkid comes an in depth third with 12.1 million followers.
Regionally, Eric Omondi leads the pack on Instagram with 3.4 million followers adopted by singer Tanasha with 3 million.
Esther Akoth alias Akothee follows carefully with a 2.7 million fan base, adopted by media character Betty Kyallo in fourth place with 2.6 million followers whereas comic Jalang’o is available in fifth with 2.2 million followers.