Davido reveals how much he made at MSG concert, birthday gift from fans


Nigeria international star, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has stirred a flurry of reactions following the release of an interview where he disclosed staggering earnings from his recent Madison Square Garden (MSG) concert.

Davido's MSG concert, part of his Timeless tour, witnessed a monumental success with sold-out tickets and electrifying performances. During the event, Davido invited renowned artists, Young John, Stonebwoy and Teni to share the stage with him, further amplifying the spectacle.

Speaking in an interview on the Business Untitled Podcast on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, the Grammy Award nominee dropped jaws by revealing that he amassed a staggering $1.3 million in revenue from the event. This revelation has sparked a wave of mixed emotions among his fanbase, with some lauding his achievements while others criticized him for perceived boastfulness.

The magnitude of Davido's success at Madison Square Garden reflects his growing prominence on the global stage. His ability to draw such massive crowds and generate substantial earnings reflects the expanding influence of Afrobeat music worldwide.

In another surprising turn, Davido recounted how he humorously solicited financial assistance from fans on social media to clear his luxurious Cullinan car with Nigerian Customs ahead of his birthday. To his astonishment, his fanbase rallied together, surpassing all expectations with a total contribution of $600,000 (₦690 million).

These revelations shed light on Davido's immense popularity and influence, both in the music industry and among his dedicated fanbase.