The DMW Boss, Davido, a mastermind in the art of making hit songs released his second studio album “A Good Time” on November 22, 2019 after seven years without an album. This among other factors has shown has far the pop star has grown over the years.
This album, ‘A Good Time’ is pack filled with amazing tracks namely numbered,
_ 1 Milli
_ Check Am
_ D & G
_ Get to you
_Sweet in the middle
_ Green light riddim
_ One thing
_ Blow my mind
The length of this masterpiece totalled 60:00. It also featured other awesome artistes like, _ Perruzzi _ ChrisBrown _ Zlatan _ Dremo _ Yonda _ DJ Ecool _ Wurld _ Naira Marley.
Also, the album worked with top producers like SperoachBeatz, Tekno, Shizzi, Kiddominant, P2J, London on da Track,Fresh VDM, Seyi, Teekay Witty, Ray Keys and Vstix , they all added their unique ace styles in producing, bringing out the very best which was accomplished.
Davido in an interview talked about how he came up with the album title, saying
” The title was another thing that held the album, it was because I didn’t have no title. I feel an album title is very important. We were just having the time of our lives and my manager was like ‘Yo,we are having a good time and we were like that’s the name of the album. And I know it was something everyone could kind of relate to. Whatever situation you are going through, you have to make the best of it. So we just called it ‘A Good Time”like that’s going to be the subject and the theme around the whole project. ” This was an album the singer was so passionate about because it centered around love. He expressed that his wonder woman Chioma is the best so far, as she was very supportive in making things work out in the studio.
In December 2019, Davido announced a North American tour in support of the album, it was scheduled to begin in the winter and end in spring 2020 but due to the Corona Virus pandemic situation, the tour was postponed. The album has helped the singer keep his mark as a major key player in Nigerian Afrobeats because despite the fact that many of his fellow artistes are going contemporary in their style of music, the singer stood out, leaving his gaze on African music scene.
The album has earned the singer a lot of accolades already, as it sets record for being the first Nigerian album to reach No. 1 on U. S Pop iTunes chart and top 10 on General iTunes chat, it also top the U.S world albums, U.S Heat Seekers Albums (billboard) with peak position 6 and 7 respectively. Also, it was certified platinum by the recording industry of South Africa,three months after the project was released. The singer also received plaques for the singles ‘Blow my mind’ featuring Chris Brown was certified platinum while Risky featuring Popcaan went double platinum. This album hits 115 Million streams on Spotify.
Wow! Glaringly, the album is a real deal for Davido, and to his ever growing fans, the album has come as a gift filled with so many beautiful surprises within. Definitely there would be more to come on the feats of this album.
Cheers to Greatness!