Nigerian Top 20 Richest Musicians List
Nigerian Top 20 Richest Musicians List – The Nigerian music industry is growing very fast with a lot of talented artist. On like those days, when Nigerian listens to only western music. Nigerian is currently blessed with so much unique talent and they are making more money that we can imagine.
We will be giving you a brief list of the Nigerian Richest Musicians | Their Net Worth. I will be limiting this list to only the top 20 richest musicians in Nigeria 2015.
01. P-Square – $128.0 million
The popular Nigerian R and B identical twin singers Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye, popularly called Psquare are recorded the 2015 richest musicians in Nigeria.They have no competition, they only compete with themselves. Outside Akon, P-Square is the biggest music stars ever come out of Africa, dead or alive! P-Square are by miles the most successful Nigerian musicians with endorsement deals and investments flying all over the place Pick up the all time African top 10 music video on youtube, P-Square alone has 5, leaving the other 5 for the entire artistes in Africa to share!
- Personally = 42 million+.
- Chop My Money = 24 million+.
- Beautiful Onyinye = 22 million+.
- Do me = 14 million+.
- Teste The Money = 9 million+.
The only celebrity in the Nigerian entertainment industry that has mansion in Banana Island where properties are sold in billions. They are the Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi of African music. P-Square is the only artiste in Africa you dare not book with less than $100,000. P-Square’s net worth is, $128.0 million.
02. Don Jazzy – $35.0m
The CEO of Mavin Records is surely one of Nigeria’s best ever producers
Whatever he lays his hands on becomes gold. He raised D’Banj to the status of international superstar, and when D’Banj left, he produced other superstars. Dorobucci, Adaobi, Eminado, Sulurere, Banana are some of the major hits he produced after the MoHit saga. Don Jazzy’s net worth is $35.0m
03. Flavour – $28.5m
From the moment he picked up the guitar, you now he is destined for the top. Flavour N’abania is one like no other and no one could mimic him successfully no matter how hard they try. Flavour net worth is $28.5m
04. D’Banj – $25.0m
D’Banj is regarded as one of the sexiest Nigerian musicians of all time
His biggest song ever is the last song produced by Don Jazzy, ‘Oliver Twist’. It dethroned P-Square’s songs ‘Chop my Money’ temporally in 2013 as the highest viewed Nigerian song on youtube before ‘Personally’ from P-Square reclaimed the number one spot. D’Banj’s net worth is $25.0m
05. Tu Face – $22.50m
Tu Face Idibia is one of Africa’s most respected musicians, he makes up in reproduction, building future generation of Idibias. Tu Face’s net worth is $22.50m
06. Davido – $14.5m
Davido’s two songs “Aye” and “Gobe” are currently having 15 million and 11 million views respectively on youtube. Son of a politician and business man, the self-styled ‘Omo Baba Olowo’ is worth $14.5m
07. Iyanya – $12.5m
08. Wizkid – $11.5m
Wizkid’s net worth is running into millions of dollars
Widely regarded as the Justin Bieber of Nigeria, Wizkid is one of the stars in the industry that many upcoming artistes look up to. What he lacks in vocal talent, he makes up in personality appeal, Wizkid’s net worth is $11.5m
09. Banky W – $9.0m
From Etisalat to Samsung, he has the knack to land juicy endorsement deals anytime. Started with a copycat of Rihanna’s song, he graduated to becoming an international superstar, doing original songs and winning awards. Banky’s net worth is $9.0m
10. Timaya – $5.5m
He is truly the “Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa”. One of his hit tracks, “Sanko”, is about to hit 2 million views while his biggest hit “Bum Bum” featuring Sean Paul, has already grossed over 16 million views on youtube. Timaya’s net worth is $5.5m
11. M.I – $4.94m
MI Abaga, is one of the stakeholders in Chocolate City record label
For the sake of the record label and the stars that came through it, we are placing MI at number 11 on this list. His current net worth is – $4.94m
12. KCee – $4.91m
He picked the right beat at the right time, and the rest has become history, especially with his songs “Limpopo” and “Pull Over”, which are currently on 14.5 million views collectively on youtube. KCee’s net worth is – $4.91m
13. Tiwa Savage – $4.85m
Tiwa Savage is unarguably Nigeria’s richest female musician
Tiwa Savage is currently the richest female musician in Nigeria and her net worth, $4.85m, may soon crossover to ten in this rating within the next couple of months. Tiwa Savage net worth is $4.85m
14. Olamide – $4.50m
Olamide shows off some of his exotic cars
He is believed be to be the mastermind of the rise of Shoki and his recent single, ‘Shakiti Bobo’, is receiving massive airplays in clubs, parties, radio, tv stations right. Olamide’s current net worth is put at – $4.50m
15. Ice Prince – $4.35m
He broke into the limelight with ‘Oleku’ featuring Brymo which currently has 3.2 million views on youtube.
Ice Prince Zamani is one of the finest rappers in Nigeria and is believed to be better than M.I in terms of flow. Ice Prince’s net worth is – $4.35m
16. Phyno – $3.6m
Reportedly the only hardcore rapper in Africa, Phyno is to the Igbos what Olamide is for Yorubas, but he does it in a completely different fashion.
Everyone wants to collaborate with him for good reasons as he is hot in the market. Phyno’s net worth is put at – $3.6m
17. Duncan Mighty – $3.5m
His most popular song on YouTube.com is “Obianuju” and “Port Harcourt Boy” which has collective views of 3.1 million and the artiste also has a strong affiliation to the Niger Delta politicians. Duncan mighty is estimated to worth $3.5m
18. Chidinma Ekile – $2.86m
Her biggest video to date is ‘Kedike’ with 1.2 million YouTube hit, followed by “Oh Baby” featuring Falvour which currently has 600,000 views. And collective views of about 5 million for her songs, Chidinma’s net worth is put at – $2.86m
19. Yemi Alade – $2.1m
20. Patoranking – $1.75m
Patoranking’s ‘Girlie O’ plaes him a mong Nigeria’s elite musicians
His hit song (Girlie O) featuring Tiwa Savage has reportedly grossed over 4 million views on YouTube as the time of writing this article. Patoranking’s net worth is estimated to be – $1.75m