How London Stood Still For Davido, Idris Elba, Others
Davido has now become the second Nigerian to sell out the O2 Arena, London following Wizkid’s iconic 2018 show.
About 20,000 music lovers were thrilled by the eccentric performance of the superstar musician at his first sold-out show at the Arena on Sunday night.
The show was attended by Edward Enninful, Editor of British Vogue and supermodel, Naomi Campbell who came to support the Nigerian Afropop star.
In true Davido fashion, fans were treated to amazing performances from members of his DMW clan – Mayorkun, Peruzzi, Idowest and Yonda.
Prior to his remarkable entrance on stage, international music act, Tim Westwood and Nigerian, DJ ECool entertained the audience with hit songs to keep the energy up.
Following this, globally acclaimed actor and Disc Jockey, Idris Elba stepped on stage to announce Davido’s entrance.
The musician arrived on a suspended platform eliciting loud cheers from the audience.
He went on to perform a catalogue of his hit tracks including ‘Dami Duro’, ‘FIA’, ‘If’, ‘Fall’ and ‘Assurance’, bringing his girlfriend, Chioma on stage as they shared a kiss.
The crowd, who were familiar with his lyrics, sang loudly to everyone, creating a charged atmosphere with an energy matched by Davido’s energetic set.
As the show wound up, there were few surprise performances including that of Jamaican superstar, Popcaan and Nigerian star, Zlatan.
Other artists who took to the stage during the night include Victor AD who performed his smash hit, ‘Wetin We Gain’.
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