Popular Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, has once again soared high amongst his peers in the music industry as his song ”FALL” made Shazam’s most searched song in New York in 2019.
According to Rolling Stone magazine, FALL was one of the top 100 most Shazam searched songs in U.S. in Jan. 2019 and also was on the top 10 most Shazamed single in New York.
The hit song ranked at No.163 on Pitchfork’s list of the 200 Best Songs of the 2010s and also became the longest-charting Nigerian pop song in the Billboard history on Feb. 29, 2019.
Davido recorded “Fall” in 2017 where he sampled the line “Are you done talking?” from Kojo Funds’ hit single “Dun Talking”.
The father of three was initially accused of stealing the aforementioned line, but he revealed to Metro newspaper that he was inspired by “Dun Talking” and reached out to Kojo Funds prior to sample the line in his track.