- Nigerian singer, Davido, is definitely one proud singer as he has been recognised by Time for his influence on the society
- The excerpt for his selection was written by rapper and BBNaija Lockdown winner, Laycon
- The singer was named alongside other Nigerians like FK Abudu and Odunayo Eweniyi
Nigerian singer, Davido, is definitely beaming with pride as he recently hit a huge milestone. The father of three made the list of Time's 100 most influential people.
In a post which he shared on Instagram, the singer stated that he was proud to have made the list alongside other people across different professions.
The excerpt for his selection was written by rapper and BBNaija's Lockdown winner, Laycon, who described him as one of the biggest voices with Afrobeats.
Laycon also noted how his hit single Fem suddenly became an anthem during the Endsars protest in October 2020.
Other Nigerians who also made the list are feminist coalition's Feyikemi FK Abudu, Odun Eweniyi, and Dami Odufuwa.
"Proud to be included in the inaugural #TIME100NEXT list @time."
Nigerians took to the comment section to congratulate the singer on his latest achievement.
"As it should be. Well done."
"As it should be!! Congrats brother. Forever proud of you."
"OBO of our Time."
"King David #greatness."
"More and more!! "
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Davido got his fans and followers gushing on his social media page after he shared a father and daughter moment with his first child Imade on Instagram.
The singer shared a photo of himself sitting down while holding a phone in his hand. Davido faced his daughter who was looking up at him.
According to the father of three, Imade asked him what he did to get his name on the back of a phone.
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