Nigerian artiste Victor AD has denied rumours that he is the original writer of Davido’s hit song “Jowo” and that Davido had stolen the song from him.
In a tweet denying the rumours, the “Wetin We Gain” singer reiterated that he is not the writer of the song and also chided the rumormongers to leave Davido alone.
“Omo no be me write JOWO for @davido. I don’t know where all this is coming from. make una let baba celebrate him 10yrs in peace #olofofo We no dey chase clout for here! #olofofo #REDEYE.”
Davido’s lawyer, Prince Ajudua has also confirmed that “Jowo” was written by Davido and Oladeinde Okubajo.
His statement read:
“As far as I know, Jowo was performed by Davido, written by David Adeleke & Oladeinde Okubajo aka @Davido & @Deindeofficial and prod by Jerry Jethro & Peter A. Kehinde Emmanuel aka Napji & Majicboi. That’s as far as I know. Don’t shoot me I’m just the guy that did the paperwork.
“All this information is available on streaming platforms to see I believe. I’m sure you are all aware your fave has no issues whatsoever with giving full credits to his contributors. Fret not. Sometimes people just want to have fun. #WeRiseByLiftingOthers.”