Is Davido richer than Lionel Messi?
Is this even a possibility?
I know you’re thinking about a lot… And how it is impossible for a Nigerian singer like Davido to surpass a mega football lord like Messi.
I’m in doubt myself… But nothing is impossible you know…
Even if Davido isn’t entirely richer than Lionel Messi, at least he’s not the poorest musician there is.
Let’s check out the net worth and wealth content of these celebrities…
Davido is a famous Nigerian singer and songwriter. He’s the guy behind the leading music label in Africa, DMW (Davido Music Worldwide).
The Nigerian singer is both one of the most followed, and most bankable musicians in Africa. He has won awards, and worked with top stars including Lola Rae, Chris Brown, D’banj, Tekno, DJ Ecool, Olamide, B-Red, Mayorkun, and several others.
Davido is one of the highest paid Nigerian celebrities as well. If you don’t have more than N10 million naira, don’t even think of booking him to your show.
He earns from endorsement deals, music sales, music platforms like Spinlet and iTunes, collaborations (although he seems to collect nothing from those he knows and loves), and from his music label.
Davido has several sources of income beside the aforementioned ones, and his net worth as at now stands at $21 million dollars.
Lionel Messi is a top Argentinian footballer, and one of the highest paid footballers in the world.
Messi has an amazing record of over 500 goals scored, and won more than 25 trophies.
He earns over £500,000 pounds per week, and is a player for the Barcelona F.C. Lionel Messi earns from his football career (weekly pay), endorsement deals (Pepsi, Air Europe, Dolce & Gabbana, and Adidas),
As of today, his net worth is an estimated $280 million dollars.