Dadju

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Dadju
Birth nameDadju Djuna Nsungula
Also known asPrince Dadju
Born (1991-05-02) 2 May 1991 (age 28)
Bobigny, France
Genres
Occupation(s)Singer
Labels
Associated acts
Websitewww.dadjuofficiel.com

Dadju Djuna Nsungula (French pronunciation: ​[dadʒu dʒuna ɛnsunɡula]) better known by the mononym Dadju or at times Prince Dadju (born 2 May 1991 in Bobigny, Seine-Saint-Denis, France), is a French singer of Congolese heritage. He was signed to the label Wati B and in 2017 signed with Polydor Records of Universal Music Group. He was a member of the musical formation Shin Sekaï alongside rapper Abou Tall from 2012 to 2016. The duo was part of the label Wati B and released the album Indéfini. The duo announced that they were breaking up so they can each follow solo careers. Dadju released his solo album Gentleman 2.0 in 2017.

Personal life[edit]

Dadju comes from a musical family. His father is Djanana Djuna, a vocalist of Papa Wemba's band. His brother Maître Gims, a famous solo rapper and a member of the successful French rap group Sexion d'Assaut, a major act of Wati B. His other brother Bedjik and Xgangs are also rappers in their own right. In 2016, he got married and had a daughter a few months later.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

as part of Shin Sekaï

  • 2013 : The Shin Sekaï Vol. I (mixtape)
  • 2014 : Volume II (mixtape)
  • 2016 : Indéfini

Solo

Year Album Peak positions
FRA
[1]
BEL
(Wa)

[2]
2017 Gentleman 2.0 1 7

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak
positions
Album
FRA
[3]
BEL
(Wa)

[4]
SWI
[5]
2017 "Reine" 2 36 84 Gentleman 2.0
"Déjà trouvé" 42
"J'ai dit non" 54
"Bob Marley" 3 6
2018 "Django"
(featuring Franglish)
16 35 Gentleman 2.0
"Christina" 31
"Jaloux" 1 17 37
"Mafuzzy Style" 80

*Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts

Featured in[edit]

Year Single Peak
positions
Album
FRA
[3]
BEL
(Wa)

[4]
SWI
[5]
2015 "Sans rétro"
(Maître Gims feat. Dadju (of The Shin Sekaï))
184 Maître Gims album
Mon cœur avait raison
2017 "Enfants d'Afrique"
(KeBlack feat. Dadju)
162 KeBlack album
Premier étage
"La paix n'a pas de prix"
(Alonzo feat. Dadju)
53 Alonzo album
100%
"Fuego"
(Aya Nakamura feat. Dadju)
119 Aya Nakamura album
Journal Intime
"Moi je vérifie"
(Naza feat. Dadju & Aya Nakamura)
185 Naza album
Incroyable
"C'est pas bon"
(Abou Debeing feat. Dadju)
58
2018 "Tant pis"
(Dry feat. Dadju)
89
"Tu ne le vois pas"
(Maître Gims feat. Dadju)
13
"Tout se passe après minuit"
(Black M feat. Dadju)
116
"Bella ciao"
(Naestro feat. Maître Gims, Dadju, Vitaa and Slimane)
2 13 41
"Bébé"
(MHD feat. Dadju)
6 83 19

Other charted songs[edit]

Year Single Peak
positions
Album
FRA
[3]
2017 "Ma fierté"
(feat. Maître Gims & Alonzo)
28 Gentleman 2.0
"Intuition" 29
"Comme si de rien n'était" 12
"Seconde chance" 34
"Gentleman 2.0" 80
"Lionne" 18
"Oublie le" 11
"Monica" 70
"#PTD" 61
"Sous contrôle"
(feat. Niska)
19
"Par amour"
(feat. Maître Gims)
10
"Trouvez la moi"
(feat. KeBlack & Fally Ipupa)
38
"#Déjà donné" 55
"Jenny"
(feat. S.Pri Noir)
52
2018 "Mon cœur à ta taille"
(feat. Kalash)
71
"Apollonia"
(with Sofiane)
48 93 Empire
"Sans thème" 25
"Comme à chaque fois" 180
"Escort" 171
"Tu n'es pas moi" 124

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LesCharts.com The Shin Sekaï discography page". LesCharts.com. Retrieved 2013-02-10.
  2. ^ "LesCharts.com The Shin Sekaï discography page". ultratop.be/fr/. Retrieved 2014-02-09.
  3. ^ a b c "LesCharts.com Dadju discography page". LesCharts.com. Retrieved 2017-09-05.
  4. ^ a b "LesCharts.com Dadju discography page". ultratop.be/fr/. Retrieved 2014-02-09.
  5. ^ a b "LesCharts.com Dadju discography page". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2018-01-25.

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