Davido shares never heard before story about his father

Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has opened up on how his billionaire father, Adedeji Adeleke, used to work as a manager at Burger King, a fast-food restaurant in the US before he became wealthy.

The singer said this while speaking about his biggest inspiration during a performance on NPR’s Tiny Desk, a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music in Washington.

The billionaire son said his father has been his Inspiration having been able to go through life hurdles to get to where he is today.

“The inspiration for me has been my father, a Nigerian-American like me. He studied in the States. I studied there myself. I went to HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), a predominantly black college.

“My dad used to work at Burger King. He was a manager at Burger King.

“I know a lot of people won’t believe this but he didn’t just become wealthy all of a sudden. He too went through certain life hurdles to be where he is today,” he said.

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