Davido Professes Admiration For Tems’ New Song, Netizens Drag Him: “The Hustle for Grammy”

Davido Professes Admiration For Tems’ New Song, Netizens Drag Him: “The Hustle for Grammy”

  • Nigerian singer Davido spurred reactions online with an appreciation post he made for his colleague Tems
  • The DMW boss disclosed that he loved the fast-rising singer's most recent hit single, Me and You
  • Fans and netizens who came across the post had contrasting views, as some accused Davido of hustling for Grammy

Nigerian singer David Adeleke, best known as Davido, has triggered a flurry of emotion with a recent post honouring the fast-rising talent Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as Tems.

The DMW boss praised Tems' most recent hit single, Me and You. She co-produced the track with the Ghanaian DJ GuiltyBeatz.

Davido and Tems
Davido speaks about Tems' new song. Credit: @temsbaby @davido
Source: Instagram

Emphasising how he feels about the song, OBO, as he is fondly called, simply wrote:

"Me and You Tems... I love this record."

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However, many who came across the post gave it different meanings as it was visible in their takes.

See the post below:

Davido's post about Tems sparks reactions online

Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:


"U no sabi read ahhh he said he like the song …… which the title is me and u and some mumu that can’t read are also commenting rubbish."


"Lol OBO too the gum body with people wer de with wizzy, first was Chris Brown. Abeg make him no jump on this track o."


"Wizkid brought Tems to spot light, now Tems is bringing davido to spot light."


"Na everybody Davido wan gum body with,that guy can never change.anyway make tems help am cos we rise by lifting others."

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"Na only Mumu go say this SONG No enter . Cus it’s not a TIKTOK sound. Nigerians and Noise.
"That’s what they are used to! Thank God people wey sabi music don Dey talk truth!!! LISTEN TO LYRICS ALONE…. Then you go feel am."


"Some people are born with total hatred on them, and mostly when dey see others being progress then dey do and dey start finding a fault on you.
"Davido na get this year so make everybody wait till next year."


"The hustle for Grammy."


"I love Davido… but hope he’s not about to jump into this song I just listened to? Respectfully, this is not his type of song."

Old video of Davido meeting his secondary school Teacher trends

Meanwhile, Legit.ng recalls reporting an old clip of Davido visiting his secondary school teacher that stirred reactions online.

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The Afrobeat star in the throwback video was seen visiting his alma mater along with members of his DMW crew.

In the clip, the singer was surrounded by some teaching and non-teaching staff members as they excitedly tried to capture their moment with him.

Source: Legit.ng

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