Celebrity News: Davido’s Album hits over 1 million streams
A Good Time, the third studio album by Nigerian pop star, David Adeleke, (who is known as Davido) has surpassed 1 billion streams across digital platforms.
Columbia Records UK (Davido is one of their artistes) announced the feat on its official Twitter handle.
The album was awarded platinum by the Recording Industry of South Africa in just three months of its release.
The album features guest appearances from Chris Brown, Summer Walker among others
A little History
Accordingly, in December 2019, Davido announced a North American tour in support of the album; the tour was scheduled to begin in the winter and end in spring 2020.
Consequently in February, the album along with two singles on it; “Blow My Mind” featuring Chris Brown and “Risky” featuring Jamaican dancehall act Popcaan, were certified platinum in the United States.
Moreover, “Risky” went double platinum.
In March 2020, Davido postponed the tour due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Other Celebrity Awards Won
Davido received certification by Sony Music West Africa, just after the three projects went platinum.
He won The African Young Person Award at the 2014 Year Future Africa Awards.
Nigeria was duly represented at the 2017 MOBO Awards as Wizkid and Davido both won honours at the event held at the First Direct Arena, Leeds England.
In 2018 Davido won the Headies award
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