Nigerian superstar, Davido has been accused of stealing his hit track “Jowo” from his colleague in the music industry, Victor AD.
A Twitter user identified as @ThugLife_Back said Victor AD made the accusations against Davido during a recent interview on Hip TV.
According to him, Victor AD alleged that Davido stole the song after hearing it when they were recording their 2019 collabo titled; “Tire You”.
ThugLife said that Victor was surprised to when he saw the song “Jowo” on Davido‘s album ‘A Better Time without his consent or that of his management.
Victor AD was said to have confronted Davido about the song which the video has garnered over 27 million views on Youtube, but the latter blocked him on all social media and threatened ruin him.
“Victor AD just confirmed davido stole his record “Jowo” according to AD; OBO heard d song after they recorded “Tire You”. He was surprised to see d song on ABT without him/his mgt consent; He said davido blocked him on Socials & threatened to ruin him. This is wickedness,” ThugLife wrote.
Victor AD just confirmed davido stole his record "Jowo" 🤣 according to AD; OBO heard d song after they recorded "Tire You". He was surprised to see d song on ABT without him/his mgt consent; He said davido blocked him on Socials & threatened to ruin him. This wickedness 😪
— ThugLife💯 (@ThugLife_Back) May 10, 2021
The allegation has triggered mixed reaction on the social media.
So davido stole victor AD song lol 😂
Let me act surprised for someone that’s known for stealing songs and milking upcoming artiste. Werey go dey disguise with giveaways.
— Electric Vibez (@Wet_Wizkid) May 10, 2021
The biggest theft didn't just happened in Aso Rock as i hear say Davido Stole Jowo from Victor Ad. Nigga can never write a hit song, no wonder top celebs didn't wish him 10years of fraud. well the beautiful part of it is Made In Lagos is going to stay for 26weeks on "BBWAC" today
— 𝐌𝕆𝐇𝐍𝐈𝐂𝐄🕸️ (@Mohnice_) May 11, 2021
no be Victor AD write JOWO again? 😂
— wande 🎟 (@blaccmajek) May 11, 2021
– If Victor AD lied about Davido stealing jowo from him, God go punish him
– If Davido stole the song, God go punish him
– If you don't know the root of the matter and you're judging, God will punish you and Desmond Elliot 😖
— Osy Official 🗯 (@osivwme) May 11, 2021
Is it possible for Davido to steal song from Victor AD? Davido is mature enough to know that stealing a song can ruin his career. Abi kini gbogbo eleyi
— R O T I M I (@Rotimi_4G) May 11, 2021
We rise be taking others song🤣🤣 victor Ad should take him to court for intellectual theft. The only hit song in Abt, jowo was stolen.
— Gravity (@antigravitylite) May 10, 2021
Dear victor AD, Na mumu dey play him hit song when Davido visit their studio
— OMOTAYO Of Lagos 💥 (@Tee_Classiquem1) May 11, 2021
Wizkid FC are pressed about jowo's success, they are pushing agendas saying the song was stolen from victor ad and paying blogs to post it 😭
— ️️️️𝔻𝕒𝕞𝕞𝕪 ❼ (@sir__dami) May 11, 2021
If victor AD been sing that song e no for blow
Davido always helping the poor pic.twitter.com/lUfhFomXa5
— Gowies kuhl 🎙️ (@Gowiesk) May 10, 2021
I pity Victor AD sha…knowing fully well that davido is a fraud and he has never written any of his songs in his whole music career but you still open your studio for him..go God save say na only jowo him steal..bcoz the last studio he entered.. he stole laptop & hard drive😹😹
— Jeff💸💸 (@Swagger_jeffrey) May 11, 2021
It doesn't matter if it's his type of song or not😒
It still doesn't matter if e for sweet if he sing am or not😒
Davido tiff Victor AD jowo song abi e no tiff am? pic.twitter.com/dHr7CruIY2
— Iyawo Rashford 🥰 (@semira_suleiman) May 11, 2021
The allegation is coming just a few days after Davido marked his 10 years of activeness in the music and entertainment industry with hashtag #DavidoAt10.