Davido Records New Song With US Rapper, T.I
With the news of his deal with Sony Music Entertainment still fresh, HKN chief and act, David Adeleke well known as Davido, might just have recorded a song with US rapper and actor, T.I.
The singer has revealed that he has a new song with the star and his brother Sina Rambo. Davido made the announcement via twitter, stating that he “just did something crazy for T.I and Sina Rambo.”
The new collaboration sees Davido record another song with a US act after his 2015 exploits with Maybach rapper, Meek Mill, on the song Fans mi. Rapper T.I also has history with Nigerian group P-Square, with whom he recorded the single Ejeajo, contained in their Double Trouble album.
Although, the details of his deal with Sony Entertainment are yet to be released, the record label has released a detailed press statement on the nature of the deal. With the deal, Davido leans towards music publishing, and set to drop his sophomore studio album this year.
A video published on Youtube captures the signing of the deal. In the video, Davido is seen on the streets of New York, where he makes his way to a bank, withdrew money, purchases jewelry, and heads off to Sony Music offices, where he signed the deal.
“A couple years ago I was a kid, in Lekki, Lagos Nigeria, now I’m at the top of the building…” Davido says in the clip.
His debut album, ‘Omo Baba Olowo’ released in 2012 to critical acclaim earned countless award nominations and accolades including two MTV Africa Music Awards and the 2014 BET Award for Best African Act. A world tour followed, which saw the Ekuro singer perform to sell-out venues across Africa, Paris, New York and London.