DMW is a record label owned by Davido, Nigeria’s top rated singer. The name DMW came into existence after Davido officially announced his break from HKN.
But the name was first branded into Davido’s song. ‘If’, the record by Davido released in 2017 which came through with a line that resonated with millions of people across the continent. “30 Billion for the account oh.”
The record label has grown from 1 to up to 15 members which Davido is the frontliner.
As the record label grew, everyone associated with Davido became a member, from the factor branding, a logo was born.
DMW artists has collaborated together in releasing hit songs, for sure David’s DMW record label is success. Well check them out;
But who are the people behind the success of DMW.
Born on November 21, 1992, David Adedeji Adeleke (Davido – Stage Name), is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. His 2011 single “Dami Duro” was well-received throughout Nigeria. Along with his elder brother Adewale Adeleke, Davido is the co-owner of HKN Music (a record label home to Sina Rambo, B. Red and DeeKay) which he later left to form his own record label DMW.
Asa Asika – Manager
Asa Asika, probably the youngest manager in Nigeria that i know of. He has been pretty much around in the industry for a minute. From his influence of his uncle, obi asika he has been able to make something out of it. From Storm records to being Davido’s manager, Asa is set to break barriers. At age 22, he is doing bigger things.
Sir Banko – President, Davido Music Worldwide
Adewale Adeleke – Chairman HKN, Affiliate Consultant
Born on December 11, 1988, Adewale Adeleke, professionally known as Chairmahkn, is a song-writer and businessman. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Adewale relocated to Lagos, Nigeria, in 2010.
Born on 24th March 1993, Adewale Mayowa Emmanuel better known by his stage name Mayorkun, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter, signed to DMW label.
Born on August 26 1993, Aboriomoh Femi Raymond better known by his stage name Dremo is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who started music right from the young age of 12 years old and got signed to his first record label 3 years ago, A.P.P.E. Music Entertainment. Dremo is signed to DMW record label.
Ichaba whose real name is Mayowa Olusanya is a Nigerian Singer & SongWriter signed to DMW record label. The Afro musician hail from Oyo state.
Ichaba made his first appearance on the big screen featuring on his label mate Dremo’s hit song titled “Normal Levelz”, as well as Chopstix’s “Sai Baba”. He started singing professionally in the year 2015 when he signed with Appe Music Entertainment.
Yonda (born 1992) is a Nigerian singer and songwriter currently signed to Davido Music World record label (DMW).
Yonda was signed to DMW on January 2017. He also released his hit single “Las Vegas” few days after signing to DMW record label.
Tobechukwu Victor Okoh born December 5, better known by his stage name PERUZZI is a Nigerian UrbanAfro Vibe recording and performing artiste. He’s currently signed to Davido’s DMW Record label. He loves Creating music which was inspired when his dad got him a keyboard at a pretty young age (7).
He got his first studio shot in 2007 and has since then been recording. He attended Lerato Primary School, Egbeda and went on to Command Secondary School, Ikeja and graduated in (2007). He gained admission shortly after to study Medicine and Surgery at Odessa State Medical Student.
DJ Ecool is International DJ, host and promoter who became known as Davido’s official DJ. He’s held residencies at Arif Lounge and Queens. He’s worked with the likes of Wizkid, Doug E. Fresh, Sound Sultan and Ludacris.
Idowest is DMW’s latest signee.