Nigerian music sensation David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has confidently proclaimed himself as the king of Afrobeat in Africa.
The acclaimed artist, who has gained international recognition for his contributions to the genre, expressed his belief in his title during an interview with Billboard News.
Davido proudly shared that he deserves the designation “King of Afrobeats” bestowed upon him by Forbes.
He emphasized his significant role in promoting and popularizing Afrobeats, particularly in the Western world, where he has been actively spreading the rich cultural heritage of Africa through his music.
When questioned about his reaction to being referred to as the “King of Afrobeat” by Forbes, Davido responded with a sense of pride and satisfaction.
He embraced the title, affirming his dedication to the genre and his commitment to representing African music on a global scale.