Davido shocks global entertainment industry with sudden ‘retirement’ announcement


Award-winning Afrobeats sensation, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has said he will be retiring from music after his next album.

The ‘Unavailable’ crooner disclosed this on Thursday night while reacting to the recent pictures and videos doctored against him by some blogs.

He claimed that some persons desperately want him out of the music industry.

“Yall niggas really want me out the game that bad ?? Oya after next album I no do again . So una fit get peace,” he wrote on his X handle.


Davido recently stated that since he came into the industry, most of his colleagues haven’t experienced peace of mind.

This is coming few hours after dropping Kante’s visuals to wrap up the era of his fourth studio album titled ‘Timeless.’

‘Kante’ is the 10th track off ‘Timeless’, one of the standout tracks from the Grammy-nominated album which was released in March 2023.

The singer said he now looks forward to a new era of new music and new milestones.

Davido rose to fame with his 2012 hit ‘Dami Duro’ under HKN Music.

Davido established DMW, his music label, in April 2016.