Davido HKN singer covers Fader Magazine's 2nd Global issue

Davido joins the likes of Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Drake, Rihanna and Skepta who have graced the cover of the U.S publication.

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Davido has been unveiled as the cover star for the February/March issue of Fader Magazine, which happens to be their second global issue.

Read: Sony Music Entertainment confirms deal with HKN singer

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Davido joins the likes of Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Drake, Rihanna and Skepta who have also been featured on the cover of the U.S publication.

The cover shoot was shot by photographer, Travys Owen in the city of Lagos, Nigeria,titled ‘The Global Issue.

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Davido for Fadar magazine

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Davido, who recently signed a global deal with Sony Music Entertainment and is set to release his sophomore album later this year, seems to be hitting new heights everyday.

The cover feature interview, ranges over Davido's first significant step towards fame at age 16, spiralling over the next few years to his rise to stardom.

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Davido who had once watched the likes of international stars such as D'banj, and questioned himself if he could ever reach such heights, has now attained the level of fame many cannot lay claim to in the space of 4 years.

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The interview goes on to revealed the hum-drum that has become Davido's life as he is plagued with requests, including a call from star Boy, Wiz Kid, asking if he would be down for 'some sort of collaboration'.

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When asked if he thought the world was ready for a Nigerian superstar, Davido says:

“Of course they’re ready. They just might not know what that’s going to look like.”

Davido also announced his cover feature for Fader magazine via a tweet:

 

We can safely say this is the beginning of a beautiful; career for the one, many referred to as a rich kid but has finally risen past his father's money to become a leading star.

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Read: 'We are proud of pop singer,' Sony Music says

See photos from the elaborate cover feature in pulse gallery above.

The hard copy of the official Davido issue, hits the stands on March 8.

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