Popular celebrated Nigerian singer and music executive, David Adeleke professionally called Davido has revealed that he began his musical journey as a rapper.
The NIgerian singer, Davido said in an interview with Recording Academy that when he started doing music, his role model was American rapper, 50 Cent and he was a big fan of him, however, when he madly fell in love with African music after he visited Nigeria.
I actually started out rapping. I actually started rapping first. I used to live in Atlanta and I used to just rap, make beats. Then I went to Nigeria for Christmas one time and I just fell in love with African music. I was like, “Yo, I think I want to do African music.” And it worked out. If I would have rapped, I’d probably still be at home.