Who’s richer between Meek Mill and Davido, what’s their net worth? Davido and Meek Mill are very popular in different geographic spheres. Let’s start with Meek Mill. He’s a seriously popular American rapper who’s worked with other topnotch American rappers and also, he’s filthy rich.
Davido is our second superstar for tonight. He’s the son a Nigerian billionaire, was birthed in Atlanta and is a dual citizen; a Nigerian and an American. Davido’s record in Nigeria can be matched by only a few Nigerian singers. He’s won several awards since be start of his race to spotlight in music. So, who’s richer between Davido and Meek Mill? Let’s move on…
Meek Mill and Davido: Who is Richer?
Meek Mill’s Net Worth
Meek Mill was birthed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 6, 1987 as Robert Rahmeek Williams. He started releasing his musical recordings in the 2000s. In the year 2007, Meek Mill dropped a hit recording Mixtape titled “Flamerz”. The Mixtape was one that brought him out of the jungle of amateurism into limelight. Before he released “Flamerz”, he was arrested and spent a year in jail for reportedly being part of a shootout with Ruhuel Miah and Morgan Whits.
After releasing the hit Mixtape, Meek Mill dropped a followup record titled “Flamerz 2 – Hottest in the City”. Both releases attracted the attention of Warner Brothers Records and Grand Hustle Records. Just before he could sign a music contract with either labels, he landed in jail a second time, spending about 7 months in jail. Meek Mill got out of jail and signed a music deal with Rick Ross’ label, Maybach Music Group which is a label under the Warner Brothers.
In 2002, Meek Mill dropped his debut music album which he titled “Dreams and Nightmares”. Interestingly, the album went far, hitting the #1 spot on US Rap chart, the Billboard 200 chart, and the US Hip-Hop/R&B chart. In 2011, a collaborativel album featuring vocals from Meek Mill was released. The album was titled “Self Made Vol. 1” and it contained tracks by all music acts signed to Maybach Music.
In 2015, Meek Mill dropped a second album titled “Dreams Worth More Than Money”. The album also was a huge success like the first. It topped the US Hip-Hop/R&B chart, the US Rap chart, and the Billboard 200 chart. In 2017, he released a third album titled “Wins and Losses”. The album debuted #2 on the US Rap music album chart and US Hip-Hop/R&B chart. Altogether, his Mixtapes sum up to 9, his compilation albums sum up to 4.
He’s featured in several singles by other singers and also dropped several hit singles that stood as supportive singles behind his albums. Meek Mill owns a record label known as “Dream Chasers Records”, he’s wealthy and has got an estimated net worth of $9 million dollars.
Davido’s Net Worth
Davido is a popular American-born Nigerian musician and songwriter. Birthed as David Adedeji Adeleke on November 21, 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Just before the superstar flew over to Nigeria to make waves in the music industry, he was part of the music group, KB International, which was formed by his cousins B-Red, Sina Rambo, and himself.
Davido is one of the richest musicians in Nigeria currently. He’s the founder of DMW (Davido Music Worldwide), a music group in Nigeria with promising artistes like Dremo and Mayorkun signed into the music recording house. In 2012, Davido penned a brand ambassadorial deal with MTN reportedly worth N30 million naira.
As part of the terms of the endorsement deal, Davido was the face of MTN Pulse; a marketing strategy by the brand which was targeted at young people essentially in Nigeria. In 2013, he signed another endorsement deal which was reported to be worth several millions of naira with mega drink brand, Guiness Nigeria. With an already bleeding bank account, the “IF” crooner snagged a N100 million naira endorsement deal with world-class drink brand, Pepsi.
He’s also one of the Nigerian singers who by critical value placement on talent was signed by Sony Music. Davido has signed other endorsement deals unannounced, and this also includes the ambassadorial deal with First Bank, which although was announced, but details were constrained to stakeholders’s ears. He’s a topnotch star, has released countless singles, been nominated for several awards and won a lot of awards too. Davido has an estimated net worth of $21 million dollars.