Singer Davido demands $5million endorsement fee from tech company
Award-winning singer, David Adeleke popularly known by his stage name, Davido seems to have increased his endorsement fee.
The Afrobeats singer has requested $ 5 million for an endorsement with Billpoint.
The CEO and founder of the establishment, Linus Williams, disclosed the news on his Instagram page.
He stated that Davido’s team disclosed the cost of bringing the musician on board as an ambassador to his company.
It was gathered that Williams had initially prepared a whopping N150 million (approximately $205,000) for the singer.
“Re: Endorsement Deal Inquiry
Hello Mr. Williams, thank you for your email.
Davido’s endorsement fee is $5m for a full calendar year and is subject to review at the end of the endorsement period. Kindly let me know how you would like to proceed”.
This isn’t surprising as days back, Davido revealed he changes for International feature
“I charge $100k for a feature” Davido reveals
The singer disclosed the amount of money he charges for a feature.
In an interview, the music star stated that instead of featuring international artists for free, he is now charging them.
Davido disclosed that he now charges $100k (N46M) plus a video.
“Nigga I am charging now, yea I am charging now. I am sending my lawyers. If I know you $100k”.
Davido brags as PUMA jets him off to watch Manchester City’s victory match
Just two days back, Davido, had bragged online about jetting off to watch Manchester City’s victory in the Premier League.
The singer was flown out of the country by PUMA, who happened to be one of the major sponsors of Manchester City and a brand Davido represents in Nigeria.
Sharing photos of himself boarding and alighting his flight on Instagram, Davido bragged about having a family like PUMA, stating they influence his unplanned decision to watch the match.
The father of yhress accompanied his photos with a series of tweets between himself and PUMA.
He wrote, “Why wake up and just decide to hop on a plane to go see the English champions on the day they win the league? Well, when you got family like @pumafootball, the question is, why not?”