Last Updated on Mar 1, 2022 | 16:22 by Tommy
BEST OF DAVIDO 2021… From the days of “Dami Duro”, we knew OBO was a special breed.
One who would unite with others in the industry to put Afrobeat on the world map (Best of Davido 2021). 11 years down the line, we see it happening. The relentlessness, the consistency, the hard-work and collaborative efforts.
2021 was beautiful and it would appear that Davido has the most collaboration, despite dropping just one original single, Champion Sound.
The article below focuses on the best of the best of Davido from the year 2021.
- “Champion Sound” – Davido ft Focalistic
Can Davido and Focalistic just keep giving us Jams on a regular basis? The duo is a match made in heaven, and we hope that no one puts it asunder. Again, the Mega hitmaker joins forces with South Africa’s Amapiano god, Focalistic to dish this addictive tune, Champion Sound.
Champion Sound serves as Davido‘s 2021 debut single, and it was definitely worth the wait. The song video also has almost 12.3 million views on Youtube. A certified hit I must say! Be warned, it is very addictive!
2. “Ke Star (Remix)” – Focalistic ft. Davido
The exceptional duo and Mega hitmakers join forces on South Africa’s Amapiano god, Focalistic’s lockdown track, Ke Star. It was here we experienced the goodness of Amapiano and how Davido and Focalistic are such a strong force together.
Ke Star Remix came just at a time, when Nigerians needed to lift their spirits considering the pandemic and lockdown.
3. “Lakiriboto” – Liya ft. Davido
One of Nigeria’s fast-rising female singers, Liya premiered her song “Lakiriboto” featuring her label boss, Davido, who delivered wonderfully. Lakiriboto was released from her 2021 anticipated studio project “Alari” an EP that consists of 6 tracks.
4. “Who’s True” – Tion Wayne ft. Davido
Who’s True is a song off Tion Wayne, the credit-worthy body of work called “Green With Envy” which houses 17 tracks, with captivating lyrics, amazing production, and a great sequence that makes it an album.
The song, is one of the interesting tracks on the album and fans’ favorite. Bringing Davido on this journey is the best thing that could have happened to this track.
5. “La La” – Davido ft. CKay
Also coming off his recent album, A Better Time, Davido thrilled his fans with this impressive tune dubbed, La La. He dropped this masterpiece as he enlists Nigerian Young talented artiste, CKay, who did justice to the song. CKay’s touch on La La cannot be brushed aside as many are of the opinion that he made the song litt!
6. “High” – Adekunle Gold ft. Davido
With such a collaboration, a hit is bound to be made. Davido and Adekunle Gold came through with the perfect jam for the season, and a reason for many Nigerians to come alive in the month of October. Pheelz takes production credit for this Amapiano/Afro-House record.
High video has over 14.8 million views on YouTube. Enjoy below
7. “Somebody Baby” – Peruzzi ft. Davido
8. “Unforgiving” – Yung Belu ft. Davido
American ace singer, Yung Bleu employs the services of Nigerian Afropop king, Davido on a new collaborative song titled, Unforgiving.
Unforgiving is a song that has captured the minds of Americans, Nigerians, and music lovers all over the world. The duo premiered this song this year, 2021 off Yung Bleu’s new studio project album “Moon Boy”.
9. “This Your Body” – Skales x Davido
Skales has been in the game for over a decade now and has never failed to continuously dish out new songs for his fans. The Nigerian singer served us with this Amapiano trending hype of a jam titled “This Your Body” featuring DMW Huncho, “Davido”.
10. “For You” – Teni ft. Davido
Dr. Dolor Entertainment signee, Teni joins forces with Afrobeats star, Davido on this hit single. For You is an Afrobeats sound that has a glimpse of emotional attachment.
When For You was released, it became number one on Apple Music and Billboard charts, in a matter of hours.
11. “Je M’appelle” – Darkovibes ft Davido
Popular Talented Ghanian Singer, Songwriter, Fashionista, whose real name is Paul Nii Amu Andrew Darko widely called Darkovibes drops a brand new single title “Je M’appelle“, which he features Davido Music Worldwide boss, Davido who contributed divinely to the track in 2021.
12. “All” – Rexxie ft. Davido
Grammy boy, Rexxie came through with another fans’ favorite, dubbed, All featuring Davido. The track is off Rexxie’s 2021 debut album tagged “A True Champion”.
The album features high-profiled musical artists namely Naira Marley, Lyta, Buju, Zinolessky, Bella Shmurda, Bad Boy Timz, Ms. Banks, Davido, and many more.
All is a song that will penetrate your soul.
13. “Shopping Spree” – feat Young Thug & Chris Brown
Shopping Spree is an amazing song off Davido’s 3rd studio, “A Better Time“. The song features American rapper, Young Thug and the almighty, Chris Brown.
The video of this amazing track has over 9.5 million Youtube views. On this amazing track, Davido intends to spill his girl silly by taking her on a shopping spree… Enjoy!
14. “Cho Cho” – Zlatan ft. Davido, Mayorkun.
Zanku Records founder, Temidayo Omoniyi start off 2021 with this addictive tune featuring 2 of the best in the industry, Davido, and Mayorkun, a combo you could never go wrong with.
This one drops after his successful 2020 hit song “Lagos Anthem (Money No Dey Lagos) Remix” which rocky the Detty December season.
15. “Beamer Body” – KDDO ft. Davido
Award-winning Nigerian music producer, Kiddominnat premieres his song, Beamer Body, with an assist from David Adeleke, better known as Davido to make the song a success.
Beamer Body is a track off his forthcoming EP Project, (TLTL) “Too Late Too Lit“. Kiddo convinces his girl never to leave him as he cannot live without her. Enjoy!
16. “Love Cycle Remix” – Enisa ft. Davido
It all started when Arabian singer, Enisa, who Nigerians gave the name “Eniola” reached out to Davido via Twitter form a remix to her song, Love Cycle during the lockdown period.
As luck would have it, Davido came through for her, and Enisa then dropped the remix of her hit single in 2021. “Love Cycle Remix” makes the very first ever Albanian-Nigerian collaboration.
17. “SangaZoo” – Farruko ft. Davido
Talented Spanish singer and record producer, Abraham Mateo joins forces with these talented musical artists, Davido, Obrinn, b Farruko, as they present this addictive soundtrack titled, ”Sanga Zoo” – a lovely jam, with catchy lyrics, amazing vocals, and lively verses.
18. “The Best” – Davido ft. Mayourkun
Just as the name implies the song is literally the best out of Davido’s 3rd studio album, A Better Time. The song is a joint between the label boss, and his former signee, Mayorkun, who is now under Sony Music.
The Best is a jam for life no cap. It oozes so much positivity that you cannot help but love it.
19. “Man De Man Remix” – Small Doctor ft. Davido
Street vibe machine, Small Doctor smashed the remix of his 2020 song ”Mandeman”. He employs the services of international musician, Davido, who delivered his unique vocals per usual.
20. “Epo” – Joel ft. Davido, Zlatan
Kennis Music singer and songwriter, Joe El whose voice sounds almost like that of 2baba came through with a brand new single titled “Epo” in 2021.
On Epo, he teams up with DMW boss, Davido, and Zanku Records boss, Zlatan who did a great job on the song. The song was produced by Sunshine Music, mixed and mastered by STG.
BEST OF DAVIDO 2021