Nigerian Afrobeats star, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has made his 20th entry on Billboard’s World Digital Song Sales Chart with his song “Shopping Spree” which features American Superstars Chris Brown and Young Thug.
The new feat was marked by the singer as the song ‘Shopping Spree’ made its way onto Billboard’s World Digital song sales Chart, Making it the 20th time Davido had made an entry into the chart after he had made other entries with his personal songs such as ‘Blow my mind‘, ‘Wonder Woman, ‘Holy ground‘, ‘FIA’, ‘IF‘, ‘FEM‘, and ‘Risky‘.
The World Digital Song Sales chart is a weekly record chart, usually compiled weekly and published by Billboard Magazine in the U.S. The chart was established in 2010. It ranks the 25 best-selling digital singles in the world music genre.
Recently, the video of the song Shopping Spree, featuring Chris Brown and Young Thug was released on Davido’s third album and fourth body of work, ‘A Better Time.’ The Video was directed by Haitian Female Cinematographer Des Gray. The release of the video has contributed to the additional sales of the song tracks the expensive promises of a suitor to a woman to provide her with all she wants and needs.
Other Awards by Davido
Davido has several notable awards. He is the recipient of 2 BET Awards, a Kora Award, a Channel O Music Video Award, a Ghana Music Award, a Nigeria Music Video Award, 2 MTV Africa Music Awards, 2 African Muzik Magazine Awards, 5 Headies Awards, 7 Nigeria Entertainment Awards and 2 Dynamix All Youth Awards, to name but a few.
Davido won the Best African Act at the MOBO Awards and also became the first African act to perform live at the awards. He beat out the likes of Maleek Berry, Tekno, MrEazi, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, and Wizkid who were also nominated in the category.
Story: Hilda Katu