Davido and Fave press photo

Davido Drops a Music Video for his “KANTE” Single featuring Fave

Davido is a Platinum-selling, 3x Grammy-nominated superstar based in Nigeria. Not too long ago, he released an epic music video for his “KANTE” single featuring Fave. The song is the fourth release from Davido’s acclaimed record-breaking album, “Timeless.”

Davido – “KANTE” music video featuring Fave

“I’ve saved one of the best for last, making this video was such a blessing. We wanted to really make it feel different. Bigger, more epic, and cinematic. From the location to the dancers, I wanted it to feel like videos I loved watching growing up as a kid. I hope fans have as much fun watching it, as we had making it.” – Davido stated

Longtime collaborator Dammy Twitch directs the high-energy video shot on location in South Africa and featuring over 20 dancers. Davido is joined on the video by track collaborator, rising Nigerian artist Fave. Delivering for eager fans, fresh energy, styling, and production, Kante’s official video is a vibrant nod to the golden age of video production.

On working on “Kante’s” video shoot, Fave recounts, “My favorite part of the project was working with Davido on the video. ‘Kante’ is our baby. Everyone should trust Davido’s ear for music. I feel honored to have been a part of this record as a whole.”

New York City’s Madison Square Garden Show

In April 2024, Davido achieved another historic milestone with his iconic performance at New York City’s Madison Square Garden. He became one of the few African artists ever to grace the historic venue’s stage, captivating a crowd of 20,000 fans. The exhilarating event showcased all of Davido’s chart-toppers, accompanied by special appearances from Ghanaian dancehall sensation Stonebwoy, Zlatan, Teni, Young Jonn, Fabolous, and The Cavemen. Fave, also joined Davido on stage for a captivating rendition of “Kante.” Buy tickets at Ticketmaster.com to see Davido perform LIVE.

Davido – “Timeless” album

Davido - “Timeless” album cover art

“‘Timeless’ is a body of work that goes beyond fashion and trends. It’s an authentic body of work that remains true to my core as an artist – using my music to bring joy to my fans across the world. The songs you hear today will be just as relevant tomorrow, that’s why it’s TIMELESS.” – Davido explained

In 2023, Davido solidified his global influence in music, earning the title of “The King of Afrobeats.” With over +5 billion streams and 1.3 billion video views over his 12-year career, Davido became the most followed Afrobeat artist on social media. His fourth studio album, “Timeless”, achieved over 1 billion streams, securing three 2023 Grammy nominations, including Global Music Album of the Year. Notable achievements include sold-out U.S. and international tours, record-breaking streaming numbers, and TikTok leadership with over 100 million videos for the “Unavailable” dance challenge.

In November 2023, Davido successfully sold out Atlanta’s State Farm Arena with his A.W.A.Y Festival, promoting cultural exportation and collaboration between Africa and the world. His career highlights encompass leading the 2022 FIFA World Cup Soundtrack, two sold-out shows at London’s O2 Arena, and headlining AfroNation globally. With over 30 international awards and nominations, including a 2023 MTV VMA nomination for “Best Afrobeats,” Davido’s global impact continues to thrive.

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