Award winning Nigerian musician David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, released a promo video of his forthcoming concert, with legendary American actor Morgan Freeman as the voice-over actor, on Monday, February 28.
In anticipation of his fourth album release, ‘We Rise By Lifting Others,’ Nigerian hitmaker, Davido, is set to headline a concert at the prestigious London 02 Arena on Saturday.
Davido announced the concert on his Instagram page on February 28 with a video voiced by Freeman in his iconic voice writing; “Teamed up with @uduxmusic for the global livestream of my concert at the O2 arena, London on the 5th of March, 2022. I want my fans worldwide to be a part of this moment as we take Africa to the world.,” Davido captioned the video
Referring to Davido’s music prowess and strides, Freeman, in his signature voice, said, “We rise by lifting others. This is part of his (Davido’s) legacy. Everything he does is for this purpose. This music is a way of not just inspiring people but lifting them. We rise by lifting others join Davido as he shuts down London 02 Arena. Join the live stream exclusively on UDUX”.
This is the first time the respected actor known for his distinctive would voice a project for any Nigerian act or brand, as Freeman has been the voice-over for corporations like Netflix and comedian Dave Chappelle.
Davido is expected to have a sold-out concert at the London O2 arena, on Saturday, March 5 2022 while his fans will have the opportunity to stream his music live on UDUX.