Singer, Davido, has stressed the importance of doing things the way one knows how to and stay dedicated to one’s craft. The Sony Music Entertainment artiste said that he has already made more money this year than he did last year because he was able to break free of the shackles that held him last year.
Speaking at the home of contestants in a popular reality game show, Davido noted that after signing his Sony deal last year, he was asked to ‘westernise’ his sound in a bid to make him appeal to the Americans but the move cost him as his fans on the continent didn’t really ‘feel’ him.
But at the turn of the year, following the sack of his manager, Kamal, the singer dropped a new single, ‘IF’ which saw him return to his regular music style that earned him fame and fortune. And in a short while, the song has topped charts in Nigeria and beyond.
Explaining how he decided to call Sony’s bluff, he said:-