Davido reflects on "Timeless" achievements in 2023, declared King of Afrobeat


Afrobeats sensation, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, took to his official social media (X) page to express profound gratitude for what he dubbed as his most successful year in the music industry since the inception of his professional career.

In a captivating video clip shared on Tuesday, December 19, Davido guided his legion of fans through a nostalgic journey, celebrating the remarkable milestones and achievements that characterized his prolific year.

The singer expressed deep appreciation to God, his family, and his loyal fanbase, acknowledging their unwavering support throughout the year.

The viral review clip hailed Davido as the undisputed king of Afrobeat, attributing his influence to the successful integration of the Nigerian sound into mainstream Western music. The artist's impact on the global music scene was underscored as he was lauded for bringing Afrobeat to unprecedented heights.

Among the highlights of Davido's exceptional year was the resounding success of his latest project, "Timeless." The artist expressed gratitude for the overwhelming reception of the album, citing the support of his fans, Grammy nominations, viral moments, and the extensive press runs that contributed to its success. The acknowledgment of the energy exuded at every live performance underscored the artist's global reach and the profound impact of his music on audiences worldwide.

Davido shared sentiments about the year's avalanche of achievements, from gracing prestigious global stages to achieving significant personal milestones. The artist emphasized the collective journey of music, memories, and the magic that defined 2023 as truly "TIMELESS." He closed his heartfelt message with a special thank you to his family, followers, and, above all, to God.

He wrote, "Reflecting on 2023 it's crazy to look back on what we've done. I'm grateful for the love on 'Timeless' -- from the fans sharing it, the Grammy nominations, the viral moments, the press runs, the energy at every incredible show. This year was an avalanche of achievements, from global stages to personal milestones. Here's to the music, the memories, and the magic that made 2023 truly TIMELESS. Thank you to my family, my followers and God!"

As Davido continues to solidify his position as a trailblazer in the music industry, his reflections on the past year serve as a testament to the resilience and creativity that have propelled Afrobeat to the forefront of the international music scene.

The artist's gratitude resonates not only with his immediate circle but also with fans who have played an integral role in making 2023 a historic chapter in Davido's illustrious career.