As reported on Hot New Hip Hop, during an interview Davido had with Gbemi and Segun on Beat FM, Davido spoke on how he managed to get the Queen on his song. He said,
“Before this song, I had never spoken with Nicki. We were in a club in Abuja and I was really drunk and I had also just recorded this song. I was like ‘Nicki will kill this song.’
He went on to say that he slid in her DM and said, “’ Nicki, I got a song for us. It’s gon’ go number one, I promise you,’ in those exact words. The next morning, [I saw a message from her which read], ‘send it.’ The next day, she sent it…”
Take a listen to a snippet:
This is what fans had to say:
The person wey leak that davido and nicki Minaj song.
— MERRY XMAS (@franking_ng) November 8, 2020