5 Things Wizkid And Davido Have In Common
Apart from beefs that have characterized Wizkid and Davido in the last few years, it is amazing that these two share a lot of things in common.
Wizkid and Davido careers show a similar pattern. Anything one does, the other must do as well. Both have some striking similarities.
Let’s swing into action.
1. Both Won Next Rated Award In Their Debut Year
After singing “Holla At Your Boy” and dropping one of the best album that year, Wizkid won the 2011 Next Rated Award ahead of Ice Prince, Tiwa Savage and Olamide.
The next year, his new best friend, Davido followed in his steps and he also won the 2012 Next Rated Award ahead of Eva, Praiz.
2. Both Have Sony Deals
SONY came after Davido first and a year later, they swooped on Wizkid also.
While Davido has not achieved success on the international scene as he would have desired, Wizkid has been wielding on the international flex even before Sony came for him.
3. Both Are Pepsi Ambassadors
Along with Tiwa Savage, Seyi Shay and Tekno, Wizkid and Davido are also affliated with the soft drink brand.
While Wizkid got it first before Davido, OBO wasn’t to be left out as he was given a Pepsi Ambassadorship deal as well. And as such, both are always a sight at any Pepsi related event.
4. Both Are Kings Of Social Media
These two currently rule the social media kingdom in Nigeria.
While Davido contrails the Instagram kingdom with 6.1 Million followers, Wizkid is the most followed Nigerian on Twitter with 3.9 million followers.
5. Both Are Record Label Owners
Previously signed to EME, Wizkid left EME on mutual consent to start his own franchise, Starboy Music.
While he has had a lot of artistes affiliated to the brand, Davido is also the proud owner of DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) and has stars like Mayorkun, Dremo, Peruzzi and Fresh signed to the label.