“He can’t be in the same league as Wizkid if…” – Online uproar as man claims Davido’s fame linked to father’s money

A Nigerian man sparked a conversation on social media by claiming that singer Davido would not be in the same league as Wizkid if not for his father’s money.

He compared Davido to artists like Buju and Fireboy, suggesting that Davido’s career was propelled by his father’s wealth.

"He can't be in the same league as Wizkid if..." - Online uproar as man claims Davido's fame linked to father's money
Nigerian singer, Davido.

His statement: “If not for Davido’s father money, he can never be in the same league as wizkid, he will definitely be an average artiste like Buju, Fireboy and the rest.”

The post, shared on X (formerly Twitter), garnered various reactions, with many users expressing their opinions in the comments section.

As for the reactions, since you haven’t provided specific examples, I can’t comment on their accuracy.

See some reactions below:

@sunnyvip50: “This is just hate speech. Every parents dream is not wanting their children to start from scratch, pave way for them to enjoy life to the fullest.”

@OloriOfOloris: “So people like DJ cuppy, LAX, Falz that their father has mad money why are they not in the same league as well with Wizkid? Smelly talk.”

@Samuel_Black_DE: “Did you just say Fireboy is average?? Show me 10 best songwriter and artiste than him in present day music.”

@De_GreatKhan: “Sounds like Dj Cuppy, B-red and a host of other’s parent’s bank accounts no de agree transfer money to Afrobeats.