TOP 20 RICHEST MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA 2018 AND THEIR NET WORTH
When we say we have the biggest artists across Africa in Nigeria, many do not believe. The Music Industry is actually filled up with money, that is why these days we normally see lots of youths recording different songs because they want to make a hit to the market. Today we are taking a look at the top 20 richest musicians in Nigeria 2018 and their net worth.
The way Nigerian artistes are flaunting cash is quite alarming, which makes most thought they just sing little lines in a song and start making loads of cash. There was a post a guy made on twitter to express his mind which goes like this, somebody would spend two years for pre-degree, four years for B.Sc, two years for Masters and someone would just sing Skibo Robo Skibo and start making money. If we want to look at this really well, it may actually be true. Many now felt money is actually circulating round the Music Industry.
So have you ever wondered !!
Who Is The Richest Musician In Nigeria 2018?
If we want to look at the life of showbiz we would see that money covers everything all. The kinds of stuff they use for their music videos, a lot of things can actually be acquired being a musician in NIGERIA. This is actually meant for those who are smart and have the entrepreneurs spirit in them. They will actually have to start up a business so that aside from music they will also have another source of income. We have Various Artists who actually engage in different business in Nigeria or those who even make investments and all that. Well, we can’t dwell on that as that is not out main focus on this article.
Being one of the richest artists in Nigeria means that you will also be signing lots of endorsements deals with different companies and all that. Endorsements are also a big way for an artist to make loads of cash. Companies need public figures who can promote their brands and this should be done in a unique way with different personalities the people love. That is why we have lots of endorsements deals being signed daily by lots of artists. You can have artistes sign deals which are worth 20 million naira or even more. This will show you a large amount of cash they are actually making from these brands.
Getting an accurate list of the richest artistes we have in Nigeria is not that easy. Many have been dropped down from their deals or contracts, some have lost some amount of money due to some reasons which we don’t even know about, many of them signing are expired and all that. So it should be known that getting this list was quite difficult and narrowing it down to the top 20 which also includes their net worth attached to it.
2017 has been a wonderful year for lots of Nigeria artistes, lots of awards have been given out and all that. This article is about to unveil to you the richest musicians in Nigeria for 2017 to 2018, and to spice it up we are making it the top 20, amazing right. After reading this article trust me when I say you will gain stuff from it. Why don’t you grab a cold drink and see what we have for you trust me the drinks are needed as we are about to take you into something good.
TOP 20 RICHEST MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA 2018 AND THEIR NET WORTH
1. DON JAZZY
DON JAZZY: Popularly known as the Dorobucci boss or even Oga boss. Don Jazzy is a producer who has featured in lots of songs but does not have his own personal track. The fan base of this guy is so huge as the people love him for his voice once the music.
DonJazzy is actually taking up number two on this list. He has lots of endorsements deals from Samsung, Konga and he is the CEO of. Mavins Record where he has also signed Nigeria finest artistes like Tiwa Savage, Reekado banks and a lot of others.
We call him The Star boy or Wizzy baby. One of Nigeria’s biggest artiste, Africa finest and most recognized internationally. Wizkid has gone far in career and he is not planning to quite there. His efforts are actually speaking. Wizkid is the ambassador of Pepsi and Globacom, he also has lots of investments and houses.
OBO (Omo Baba Olowo) as popularly called is one of the biggest and he is also recognized internationally. Coming from a wealthy background that did not stop Davido from achieving lots of things on his own. His songs are always a hit he has different houses on different locations.
Who does not know the Koko master who made a hit single through the Koko song. D Banj is one artist that has gone far in the Nigeria Music Industry, an artist who hardly takes. No for an answer. D’banj has actually built up a brand for himself he co-founded the Mo Hits record with Don Jazzy before their break up. He is also the owner of the Koko Garri and so many others D’banj is the ambassador of the world bank for poverty eradication in Africa. His net worth is 5 billion naira.
6. PAUL OKOYE
Formerly part of the famous duo team known as Psquare. He is a Nigerian artiste and him along with his brother are still among the richest musicians in Nigeria 2018 list. Due to the recent split of between him and his brothers, they have been working separately ever since then.
6. PETER OKOYE
Peter is the half-brother of Paul Okoye. They are regarded as the biggest duo team in Africa before their split up. Peter is the older brother of Paul, now working separately their name Psquare is no longer there anymore
7. 2 FACE
2FACE: Whenever I hear 2face, I always laugh because he has so many baby mama drama in his life. 2face is one of the biggest artiste in Africa and a.notable personality we have in Nigeria . He is also one of the riches artiste with lots of achievements and so many others. Not to talk about his investments. 2face is a brand himself and he is well respected.
The most versatile artiste we have IN Nigeria. If you are a Nigerian or an African and you have not actually heard of Mr Flavour with the six packs then you definitely missing out. Flavour is also an ambassador for their Globacom company on Nigeria, making investments and doing other things has actually gotten him this far.
9. BANKY W
I call him Mr lover man. He is the RnB singer of Nigeria. Banky who just got married recently this 2017 has actually broken the internet. He is one of the most sought out celebrity in Nigeria. He is the CEO of the EME records who brought up artistes like Wizkid, Skales, Niyiola into limelight today. Banky is the ambassador for brands like Samsung, Ciroc, Mtn and so many more. Just imagine the whopping amount of cash he receives.
Timaya is one of the biggest artists in Niger Delta. He started up at first as a ghetto boy when he popularly calls himself a plantain seller. Timaya has gone far in the music industry.
If I was told Iyanya would be topping the number nine on this list, you would know that he is a silent millionaire. Three years ago Iyanya wonder the MTN project fame which brought him into stardom in Nigeria, his sings are very unique. Iyanya has no doubt made a name for himself, he actually has good looks which makes the ladies always talk about him. Iyanya is the brand ambassador of Yudala.
When we talk about rappers in Nigeria and you are not mentioning MI then you do not know he is the king of rap in Nigeria. When it comes to artists with the best flow, MI is the best he is also the CEO of city music group. He is a globacom ambassador.
Kcee who is the Limpopo crooner has made a name for himself. He is also very generous he has been able to carry out some charity to help people around him. Kcee is actually taking over as he has lots of views on YouTube. Kcee has gone far in the music industry, as he keep dropping different songs to meet up.
14. TIWA SAVAGE
She is known as the first Lady of Mavins record, an ambassador for various brands like Pepsi, MTN and Huggies. She is the biggest female singer in Niger and she is topping the charts on number 13th position in this list, which clearly means she can compete with her male counterparts in the music industry.
He is the WO crooner and also the Guinness ambassador and so many more. Nigeria best indigenous rapper that even when you hear his song you will still nod, even when you still do not understand him. He Is the CEO of YBNL record label where some top artists are also signed.
Another Indigenous rapper on this list from the east Is Phyno. Phyno has given us hit back to back, trust me when I say so. Phyno and Promised pair up together and he is topping the 16th position in this list.
17. Tekno Miles
18. Asa Elemide
19. YEMI ALADE
She recently broke the record as the Nigeria artiste having one of the highest views on her song Johnny. Yemi Alade has been predicted to overthrow Tiwa Savage, she is a strong vocalist and known what to deliver to her fans. She is one of the biggest female artistes in Africa.
Patoranking is a hit himself. He came from the streets and not to this level. This is amazingly. His hit song has over 6 million views on YouTube. Patoranking is a force to reckon with in my Nigeria music industry. He has also won so many awards which includes the Headies award and also a host of many others. His style of music is unique and his fan base so huge.
We have given you the top Nigerian artist – Top 20 Richest Musicians In Nigeria 2018 And Their Net Worth —
with their net worth. As we’re can seem they are actually fast rising and they are not giving up anytime soon. I believe by now you drink if finished funny right.
As we can see those who have the talent for music are actually making it today, why don’t you do what you love and even if your name will be on different on a list.
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