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Solid star biography
Solid star is Nigerian singer who sings songs in genre of Reggae, R&B and Pop music. The real name of performer is Joshua Iniyezo. He was born in the east part of Nigeria. Besides good English, he also speaks Yoruba and Igbo languages. Solid star was born in 1988.
For the first time the talent of the guy has been found in church. He took part in school chorus and played drums. Joshua has made big impression on the head of chorus. He advised the boy to develop his talents. For the first time he didn't pay attention to it. However then he decided to practice music seriously. Solid star participated in musical festival of Lagos. The representative of recording studio directed him. After that, the singer has signed the contract with his Achievas Entertainment label.
In 2010, he released a debut album. The song 'One in a million' became the real African hit. 2Face took part in record of this track. He said that Joshua is a very surprising performer and he was very glad to work with him.
Solid Star repeatedly admitted in his interviews that R. Kelly and TuFace Idibia became his sources of inspiration. He considers that he has achieved success thanks to them, events from his life and faith in God. From the moment of releasing the debut album, the singer has gone to round with such famous performers as 2face Idibia, Wizkid and others.
Besides Africa, Solidstar songs became known in Europe and North America. Later he has published the song 'Super eagles', which has been chosen by fans of football as informal anthem of Nigerian team. Nowadays he is one of the richest stars in Nigeria. His net worth is 31N million.
The real name of the singer is David Adedeji Adeleke. He was born on November 21, 1992 in Atlanta. The man has American origin. He is musical performer, the director of sound recording studio and musical producer. Davido songs have quickly gained popularity from the moment of its release. The single 'Dami Duro' was released in 2011.
He became producer for many famous Nigerian performers such as Naeto C, Skales, Tiwa Savage and Sauce Kid. Together with brother, he has founded his own recording studio. Many singers became employees of Davido. In April 2012, he has signed the agreement with MTN. In the same year, he released debut album. In 2013, Davido cooperated with Guinness. He helped them with holding a concert.
The singer is an owner of set of prestigious Nigerian awards. Among them are MTV Africa Music Awards, Music Video Award, African Muzik Magazine Awards and others.
Davido Instagram is one of the most popular profiles in Nigerian social media. He has more than 2 million subscribers. The singer is also famous for his various cars and luxury lifestyle. According to the latest news, Davido net worth is about $14.5 million.
In January 2016, Davido reported hot news in Twitter. He told that he has signed the contract with Sony BMG. This news caused various reactions of admirers.