Since his break out 10 years ago, Davido has become one of the highest-profile artists in the country’s history. His run includes monster hits like: Dami Duro, Skelewu, Aye, Gobe, If, Fall, Fia, Blow My Mind, earning a gold certification in the US and repeating the feat in Canada, a 2016 deal with Sony Music signaling the arrival of Nigerian music to the world scene.
In celebration of his new single La La featuring CKay, he announces the launch of an international talent competition with a $10,000 cumulative prize and the opportunity of a One-on-One online meeting. The competition is backed by Orbiit whose platform will serve as the Competition’s launchpad. Speaking on the partnership Davido says:
“I am judging the competition myself and as you know, I’m looking for the best. Most importantly, this competition will benefit Wellbeing Africa.”
Orbiiit.com is an online community targeted at players within the creative industry with the goal and vision of facilitating their growth and connecting them to a wider audience of brands and fans across the world. The Wellbeing Foundation Africa will earn a donation from the proceeds. The competition is open to musicians, singers, songwriters, producers, and dancers across the world.
How to participate?
Submission for Musicians, Singers and Producers
- Cover La La w/ CKay or any other record from Davido’s discography.
- Remix of La La or any other song by Davido.
- Original song, or a cover of any song of your choice.
Submission for Dancers and Choreographers
- Dance video to La La or any other song from his discography
1st place: $6,000 USD + Career prize: One on One Instagram Live with Davido
2nd Place: $3,000 USD
3rd Place: $1,000 USD
How Voting Works
Participants are responsible for their own votes. You are advised to share your personal entry link to your family, friends, fans, and network to increase the odds of winning.
Entry for the contest begins on May 4, 2021, at 11:00 to June 9, 2021, at 11:00. Winners will be announced on Jul 30, 2021, at 11:00 PM