Davido might not be a legend yet in Nigerian music but his achievement can’t be overstated. The 23 year old in a very short time in the music business has been able to put many Nigerian music stars on the map.

Most of those he put on the map have gone on to be megastars of their own and some of them are even his rivals today.

We takes a look at 7 music stars that Davido put on the limelight!



Runtown gathered airplay when he released Party Like 1980 but his big break didn’t come until he got a verse from Davido.

The HKN chief laced Runtown’s biggest hit, Gallardo with one of his best verses and the Eric Many artiste has gone on to become a star of his own.

Runtown released his debut album last year.

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  1. I disagree with the last on the list, Humble smith was known after the release of the first song featuring phyno. That song actually holds more meaning than the remix. I liked him already before his remix

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