Hmm. Woah. Finally the list of the richest musicians in Nigeria is out. Some of the figures to be seen here night shock. But they are all true. The Number one people on our list of most Richest musicians in Nigeria are
01. P-Square – The Richest Musicians in Nigeria – There net worth is $128.0 million as at this year. As far as the Nigerian Music industry is concerned P.Square have no rival. There Rivalries extends to foreign Artists like Akon etc. The duo whose mother died some years back, are currently one of the richest in Africa.
According to some people, they are the most Successful artist to have come out from the Nigeria music industry aside the likes of 2face Idibia and Asa. They have deals with endorsement deals and investments. Let me give us a breakdown of their youtube followership since their albums came out.
Personally = 42 million+.
Chop My Money = 24 million+.
Beautiful Onyinye = 22 million+.
Do me = 14 million+.
Teste The Money = 9 million+.
The duo who are twins are the only artist in Nigeria music industry to have a mansion in Banana Island where
properties are sold in billions. Such islands are places where you find properties owned by the likes of. Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi with less than $100,000. P-Square’s net worth is,
$128.0 million. When bookingt hem, it never less than a $100.000.
02. Don Jazzy – $35.0m.
Don Jazzy is second on our list wth net worth of $35.0m. He is the CEO of marvin Records. Initially, many never saw this coming in his early days in the music industry. Today he is one of the most sort after artist in the industry. Infact he has no album to call his own but yet he commands so much respect in the Music industry. Don Jazzy is a builder and a produce
He is the CEO of Mavin Records. The likes of D’banj, Wande coal, koredo bellow, Tiwa savage etc all came into fame from his loins. He made them internationally popular especially D’banj. He is a founder father as far as the success story of the Nigerian Music Industry is concerned.
Dorobucci, Adaobi, Eminado, Sulurere, Banana are some of the major hits he produced after the collapse of MoHit Record.
Don Jazzy’s net worth is $35.0m.
03. Flavour – $28.5m
The Enugu born artist is one of the very best in the Nigeria Music Industry. One of his recently Music titled Godibie has been in the marked for a long time now still selling. His very sweet and vocal ability has no rivalry. Infact he gat a good pattern of music. Combining Rock and Native music.
Flavour is reputed to have special interests in dogs. He is sometime refereed to as the snoop dog of naija.
From the moment he picked up the guitar, it was evidently clear that he was destined to climb the ladder of success. His pattern is so unique that no one can even come close even when they try to mimic him.
04. D’Banj – $25.0m
Without any form of argument, he is the most celebrated artist Nigeria have ever produced. Right from when he was on the street in London to Mohits, he has never stooped to move on.
In 2013, his biggest song ever is the last song produced by Don Jazzy, ‘Oliver Twist’. It dethroned P-Square’s ‘Chop my Money’ for some times. It became 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.
5. Tu Face Idibia– $22.50m
After breaking away from his crew “plantation boys”, the sky has been his starting point. He has gone on to win numerous awards.
The Benue born artist,Tu Face Idibia is one of Africa’s most respected
As for now, his hit track,”African Queen” has remained and is still his biggest hit ever. For many, this legend lives largely in the past glory as he has not been able to replicate what he has done before.
Though he has not been able to do what he has done before, he has used another system in the form of. reproduction, building future generation of Idibias.
His net worth is $22.50m
06. Davido – $14.5m
Well for many, Davido is the twieted version of Wizkid. He has styled himself the name “Omo Baba Olowo” many do say he lacks physical appeal but he has a gifted vocal ability. After releasing his hit song ‘aye’ and ‘gobe’, he went viral in the music industry. Currently Davido’s two songs ‘Aye’ and ‘Gobe’ are currently having 15 million and 11 million views respectively on youtube. He is the son of a rich and wealthy politician and business man, the self-styled ‘Davido is worth $14.5m
07. Iyanya – $12.5m
Iyanya a former MTN project From a hungry project fame ex-winner to an international famous superstar within the space of three years; that sums up the story of Iyanya. Iyanya, a former Project Fame star, is now rubbing shoulders with the high and mighty in the music industry.
He has shown that if you want to be successful in Nigeria, give people what they want and you will be
blessed with wealth. Iyanya’s hit song, ‘Kukere’, complete with it’s one unique dance steps, currently has more than 15 million views on youtube. His net worth is $12.5m.
08. Wizkid – $11.5m
He started as a backup singer to his former boss Banky W. But today he has risen to become a pupular star. He has styled himself the “Star Boy”.
It was his hit Video tract “Holla at your boy” that single handedly put him on the international stage. Infact that video created the defining moment
in his career.
Wizkid’s net worth is in millions of dollars. Well he is often refered to as the Justin Bieber of Nigeria,
Wizkid has become one of the stars in the industry who have modelled so many artist in the industry. Many say what he lacks is vocal abilty. Though personally I disregard that insinuation, Wizkid’s net worth is $11.5m