These are two names you must mention if you are talking about music in Nigeria and Africa in General. Their rivalry is likened to the soccer stars Ronaldo and Messi. They have fans who are very loyal to them.
But many will agree with me that Davido is a better artiste than Wizkid. Here are some key points that actually confirm that Davido is a better artiste overall.
1. Quality Lyrics
Davido is conscious with his compositions and so every song is outstanding with quality lyrical delivery, even if it means getting a co-writer just to make it super outstanding. He ensures he puts out the best lyrics unlike his rival who is very lazy and less concerned about his contents.
2. Davido is Very Flexible
Davido can fit into any kind of song, Language and style and he fits in perfectly. Davido Is always willing to learn any language just to deliver a good verse on a feature. Be it a feature or whatever, he never goes wrong. We’ve seen him learn Igbo, Ikwerre , and some other African languages just to get a good verse on a feature.
3. Online Presence
Davido has a perfect online presence and knows how to engage his fans. He knows what the media wants and never fails to give to them. Davido makes news like every other day and this helps him get the upper hand with streams online.
Just recently his song blow my mind became the most streamed song on apple music, his album “A Good Time” got over 90 million streams in less than 24hrs of its release.
4. Davido Is Very Accommodating And Generous.
Davido has a very efficient network of friends, fans and well wishers. He extends his generosity to artiste under him.
You can see the love and support he gives to others, we have seen several artiste he has singlehandedly shot to limelight. He is very humane and easy to let go of those who wrong him. He lavishes his signees with money and gifts. He gives to the less privilege quite often as well.
5. Perfect Stage Presence
Davido has a perfect stage presence and a delight to watch whenever he is out there. What you find is raw passion and electrifying performances. If Davido is performing in anywhere in the world, he will easily get a sellout because of these.
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