Nigerian superstar singer, Davido, has shared his journey of coping with the tragic loss of his son, Ifeanyi Adeleke. Recall that Davido’s 3-year-old son drowned at his Banana Island mansion in October 2022.
In a recent podcast interview with Million Dollaz Worth Of Game on June 12, 2023, the singer opened up about the overwhelming sadness that engulfs him each day following Ifeanyi’s untimely passing.
The devastating incident occurred on October 30, 2022, when Ifeanyi tragically drowned in a pool at Davido’s home in Lagos.
Despite the overwhelming grief, the musician has managed to find solace in his music.
He poured his emotions into his highly-anticipated album, Timeless, delivering vibrant and energetic tracks and surprised many who expected sad songs.
However, beneath his brave facade, Davido confessed that he still cries every morning over the loss of his son.
He shared, “I miss him every day, tears roll down my cheeks each morning, even though you cannot see it.”
In the midst of his personal struggle, the ‘Unavailable’ crooner acknowledges the responsibility he has towards his loved ones, especially Ifeanyi’s mother.
He also shared that he understood the need to be strong not only for them but also for his fans worldwide.
Davido expressed, “My son is watching over me. Besides supporting his mom, my primary duty, I must also be a source of strength for the world.”
Speaking further, the 30 BG boss noted that he believes Ifeanyi and his late mother, Mrs. Veronica Adeleke, are dancing to his songs in heaven.