Davido (source: Instagram)
Davido (source: Instagram)

Nigerian pop star, David Adeleke, better known as ‘Davido’ has again earned accolades for himself as he becomes the most viewed Nigerian artist on streaming platform, YouTube.

Concise news reports that Davido has over 500 million views across all his uploads on the platform.

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Davido’s hit song, ‘Fall’ beats out Yemi Alade’s ‘Johnny’ to become the most viewed Nigerian music video on YouTube in January, after which he became the first Nigerian artist to reach over 100 million views ahead of Yemi Alade and Tekno.

As the head of his label, DMW, Davido’s YouTube page also streams the tracks and videos of his label mates including Mayorkun, Peruzzi and Dremo.

In 2017, Davido had an unprecedented career resurgence with his row of hits including ‘If’, ‘Fall’, ‘Fia’ and ‘Like Dat’.

Davido was the first Nigerian artist to reach nine million followers on Instagram and now one of the most bankable Nigerian on the platform.