Today’s article features two top Nigerian musicians who have never ceased to cause Nigerians as well as their International fans to rock and roll anywhere, anytime! Fans, give it up for Burna Boy and Davido!!!
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Recently, there’s been increasing interest amongst fans of Davido and Burna Boys about who is the richest. This search especially spiked since the fight that ensued between Burna Boy and Davido late last year at a NightClub in Ghana. We’ve got answers for you in this article, read along till the end as we compare and contrast the net worth, cars, houses, and other interesting stuff between Davido and Burna Boy.
Davido Net Worth: ₦8.5 Billion
David Adedeji Adeleke, who is better known as Davido, is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Davido was born in Atlanta, US, and raised in Lagos. The successful musician was born on November 21st, 1992, which makes him 29 years this year.
He popularly calls himself ‘Omo Baba Olowo’ meaning Son of a wealthy man. But then, whether his parents are wealthy or not, Davido is definitely a rich man. Over the years of his music career, Davido has made a lot of cool dough, his current net worth is estimated at ₦8.5 Billion. That’s a lot of wealth to finance a luxurious life!
Burna Boy Net Worth: ₦5.8 Billion
Burna Boy loves to call himself ‘Oluwa Burna’, but that’s only his stage name. His real name is Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, born on 2nd of July 1991 which makes him a year older than Davido.
Burna Boy Rose came to starlight after the release of his hit single “Like to Party” in 2012, which is the lead single in his first studio album in 2013 titled “L.I.F.E”. He has always made tremendous progress ever since. His current net worth is a whooping $10 million (₦3.8 billion),
Can you have ₦8.5 Billion in your account and not enjoy life to its fullest? Davido is a no-dulling musician, with such wealth at his disposal, the artist doesn’t hold back from enjoying the good things of life. He has a fleet of luxurious cars adorning his garage;
2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan
What better way to enjoy 2021 than to acquire the latest model of the Rolls Royce? Davido got this new baby recently, and it comes with a starting price of ₦163.3 million – $340,350. The star artist didn’t hesitate to announce on his Instagram page:
‘We rise by lifting others but don’t forget to reward yourself!!! WHO DEY ZUZU!! Just copped my first RR!! God is good! I’m forever grateful to y’all!! … oh yea 2021’
Any speed lover would immediately desire to buy a Lamborghini, as the brand produces one of the best. The Lamborghini Huracan is no exception, the Huracan boasts of exotic design, great interior comfort and a whooping price tag of ₦120 million. This is yet another luxurious car owned by Davido.
2018 Bentley Bentayga
Guess how much Davido acquired this car? He spent roughly $300,000 dollars or N112 million to get this. This car happens to be one of Davido’s favourites, but sadly, he bashed the car sometime in 2019 and had to take it for repairs.
2017 Range Rover Sport
David bought the Autobiography trim of the Range Rover Sport for a lump sum of ₦40 million. Autobiography comes with 825-watt, 19-speaker Meridian audio; 16-way power front seats; a heated steering wheel and rear seats; cooler; 21-inch wheels; blind-spot monitoring; and Reverse Traffic Detection.
Mercedes-Benz GLE class 450
Davido added the GLE class to his car collection in 2017 and is often spotted with it. This car costing over ₦50 million is a beauty to behold. The GLE 450 is powered by a 3.0-liter Biturbo V6 engine that delivers 362 hp and a torque of 384 lb-ft.
Porsche Panamera Turbo S
The stunning White color of the Porsche Panamera Turbo S is bound to cause heads to stir. Award winning singer, Davido got this for over ₦35 million.
Another Lamborghini owned by the star artist! This car, which he bought in 2019, is reported to reside in his home in the US. Davido once tweeted asking his fans whether he should leave it in the US or ship it to Nigeria. A Lamborghini Urus is valued at a staggering $200,000.
Audi R8 Coupe
Oh yea, Davido loves Audi cars too. He has been seen frequently with quite a number. Audi R8 Coupe is worth over N 25 million, and he bought it in November 2015, ahead of his 23rd birthday. The Audi R8 is a 2-seater sports car introduced in 2006 by Audi AG and boasts a high-performance V10 engine.
Burna Boy is no shy guy when it comes to flaunting his hard-earned money. He has a fleet of luxurious cars adorning his garage too. Check them out:
Bentley Continental GT
Burna Boy is the proud owner of a Bentley Continental GT. He didn’t hold back from showing off his new possession on his Instagram story when he brought it home in 2017. This car cost the artist over 50 million NGN
The Bentley Continental GT is manufactured and marketed by British automaker Bentley Motors since 2003.
Range Rover Autobiography SUV
The BET award winning singer got this cool ride as a Christmas gift for himself in December, 2018 for over 38 million NGN. Sadly, barely 10 months after the car was acquired the Range Rover Autobiography SUV caught fire. Thank goodness Burna Boy wasn’t in the car. The incident occurred along Lekki-Epe Expressway in Lagos.
2013 Ferrari 458 Italia
Ferrari is one of the coolest cars you can own and ride around. It’s a taste of class and high-end comfort. Burna Boy bought his Ferrari in 2019 for a cool cost of 88 million NGN
Rolls-Royce Dawn Convertible
This list would not be complete without mentioning a Rolls Royce. A Rolls-Royce Dawn Convertible is the latest automobile acquisition of Burna Boy which he acquired for the sum of 200 million NGN. According to him, it was to celebrate a successful 2019.
Mercedes Benz G-Wagon
Didn’t I say the G-Wagon is one of the choice cars of celebrities? The African Giant and 2019 Grammy nominee, Burna Boy has a G-Wagon to grace his garage.
Burna Boy’s cars always run into millions of naira. He once said I remember when I used to have none. Now I can’t fit all my babies into my driveway.
Davido is a proud owner of 2 houses, one in Atlanta, Georgia, USA which cost him $20 million, His second house is the N140 million mansion at Lekki, Lagos State, Nigeria. This house has every comfort you could dream of. It has two floors aside from the basement, a Jacuzzi, a swimming pool, and a well-equipped Gym.
He also bought an N45 million mansion for his music producer and friend Shinji. Recently, Davido bought his dream house in Banana Island, Lagos, a luxurious house with a breathtaking view which cost him millions of naira.
Burna Boy Houses
As a successful music artist, Burna Boy has a luxurious roof over his head. He purchased an 8-bedroom mansion at Lekki in Lagos, Nigeria. Burna Boy filmed some portions of his new house and captioned; ‘The One And Only Goat’. The house is decked with a state-of-the-art gym and swimming pool.
Burna Boy Vs Davido Girlfriend(S)
Obviously, both Davido and Burna Boy do have a rich love for women, as they have been in and out of relationships with many. Burna Boy has been in a romantic relationship with the British rapper Stefflon Don since 2019. The Nigerian artiste was recently accused of cheating on his girlfriend with 23-year-old Jo Peal in the UK.
Davido is currently in a full-blown relationship with Chioma Rowland. However, he has two kids from different baby Mamas. The singer who at that time was involved with Sophia Momodu; a cousin to Ovation boss, Dele Momodu, got her pregnant with his first child, Imade Momodu. His next relationship was with Amanda, a lady who resides in the US. She welcomed her first and the singer’s second child, Hailey on May 9, 2019. His relationship with Chioma Rowland brought him his first son, David Jr.
Davido Endorsement Deals
- On April 6, 2012, Nigerian Entertainment Today reported Davido had signed a ₦30 million endorsement deal with MTN.
- On October 24, 2013, Pulse Nigeria reported Guinness Nigeria had signed Davido for an endorsement deal. As part of the deal, He performed at the Guinness World of More Concert alongside artists including other top-performing Nigerian artists.
- In 2015, he secured an endorsement deal with Pepsi rumoured to be about $90 million.
- Davido and Yemi Alade 2015 signed an endorsement deal with Close Up for an undisclosed fee.
- On May 9, 2018, Davido signed an endorsement deal with Infinix Mobile, a Hong Kong-based smartphone manufacturer.
- In 2019 Davido also landed a deal with Pampers as a brand.
Burna Boy’s Endorsement Deals
- In 2016, Burna Boy signed an endorsement deal worth millions of naira with Martell Cognac as the brand ambassador.
- He also became the brand ambassador for telecommunication giant Globacom.
- In 2018, He signed another endorsement deal with Universal Music Publishing Group.
- In 2019, he signed a big deal as the brand ambassador for Star Lager Beer.
Davido and Burna Boy WHO IS RICHER?
From the above, it’s obvious Davido and Burna Boy have made it big in the music industry. One can easily guess who’s richer.
What do you think?